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Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016 at 11:04 AM CDT

Tim Tebow to Pursue Career in Major League Baseball

Tim Tebow to Pursue Career in Major League Baseball

Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow is looking to continue his athletic career, but he's exchanging the gridiron for the baseball diamond, and one local team has already offered him a contract.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 12:35 PM CDT

Jason Hammel Placed on Bereavement List

Jason Hammel Placed on Bereavement List

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel has been placed on the team's bereavement list, with reliever Justin Grimm coming up to replace him on the roster.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 07:22 AM CDT

Hammel, Chapman Pitch Cubs Past Fernandez, Marlins 3-2

Hammel, Chapman Pitch Cubs Past Fernandez, Marlins 3-2

Cubs manager Joe Maddon's decision to lift a dominant Jason Hammel for a pinch-hitter in the sixth inning looked dubious when Miguel Montero struck out and Pedro Strop got into trouble in the seventh.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 06:46 AM CDT

Garcia Homers Twice But White Sox Lose 11-5 to Tigers

Garcia Homers Twice But White Sox Lose 11-5 to Tigers

Avisail Garcia expected to get the night off against his former teammates on Tuesday. Instead, he provided one of the few bright spots in an ugly game for the Chicago White Sox.

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 09:31 AM CDT

Conley Wild as Cubs' Hendricks Shuts Down Marlins, 5-0

Conley Wild as Cubs' Hendricks Shuts Down Marlins, 5-0

Adam Conley was tremendous in July, going unbeaten with a sparkling 1.82 ERA. When the calendar turned to August, he couldn't find the plate.

Monday, Aug 1, 2016 at 03:59 PM CDT

Cubs Acquire Joe Smith in Trade With Angels

Cubs Acquire Joe Smith in Trade With Angels

Just before Monday's trade deadline, the Chicago Cubs added one more bullpen arm, as they acquired Joe Smith in a deal with the Los Angeles Angels.

Monday, Aug 1, 2016 at 03:49 PM CDT

MLB Trade Deadline Live Blog: White Sox Stand Pat

MLB Trade Deadline Live Blog: White Sox Stand Pat

The Chicago Cubs did make a move before the 3 p.m. trade deadline on Monday, but the Chicago White Sox stood pat and didn't make any moves.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 11:21 PM CDT

Sale Returns But Cubs Beat Sox 3-1

Sale Returns But Cubs Beat Sox 3-1

Chris Sale returned from his jersey-trashing suspension and threw six effective innings, but John Lackey outpitched him and Aroldis Chapman got the final four outs to save the Cubs' 3-1 victory over the...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 08:14 AM CDT

Russell Adds Slam as Cubs Beat Sox 8-1

Russell Adds Slam as Cubs Beat Sox 8-1

Javier Baez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer deep into Wrigley's Field's left bleachers in the seventh, Addison Russell added a grand slam in a five-run eighth and the Chicago Cubs beat the White Sox 8-1...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 09:31 PM CDT

White Sox Avoid Chapman, Down Cubs 3-0 Behind Shields

White Sox Avoid Chapman, Down Cubs 3-0 Behind Shields

James Shields allowed four singles in 7 2/3 innings, Adam Eaton homered and the White Sox stayed unbeaten since Chris Sale's suspension by beating the Cubs 3-0 Tuesday night in Chicago's crosstown rivalry.

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Man Charged After 3 Found Dead in NW Indiana Home

Man Charged After 3 Found Dead in NW Indiana Home

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Kyle Long Weighs in on Colin Kaepernick Controversy

Kyle Long Weighs in on Colin Kaepernick Controversy

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Ex-Chicago Official Sentenced in Red-Light Camera Case

Ex-Chicago Official Sentenced in Red-Light Camera Case

A former Chicago transportation official was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he was convicted of accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash and gifts to steer more than $100 million in red-light...

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Huma Abedin Announces Separation From Anthony Weiner

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin announced Monday that she was separating from her husband, former congressman and onetime New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. "After long and painful consideration...

10 Dead, 57 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

10 Dead, 57 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

Ten people were killed and at least 57 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday afternoon and Monday morning, police said.  Nykea Aldridge, a cousin of Chicago Bulls star...