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Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 07:53 PM CDT

Anderson Appears to Criticize Cubs' Coaches in Tweet

Anderson Appears to Criticize Cubs' Coaches in Tweet

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Brett Anderson had a brief and unsuccessful stay with the team this season, and it appears that he places at least some of the blame for his struggles on the team.

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 05:54 PM CDT

Cubs Playoff Update: Brewers Gain Ground

Cubs Playoff Update: Brewers Gain Ground

Welcome to Cubs Playoff Watch, your daily look at the Chicago Cubs as they continue to push toward their second consecutive division title.

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 05:18 PM CDT

Fried's Strong Pitching Snaps Cubs' Winning Streak

Fried's Strong Pitching Snaps Cubs' Winning Streak

Max Fried combined with four relievers on a five-hitter in his first major league start, and the Atlanta Braves ended the Chicago Cubs' six-game winning streak with a 5-1 victory Sunday.

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 04:34 PM CDT

Giolito Cruises, Abreu Homers as White Sox Pound Rays

Giolito Cruises, Abreu Homers as White Sox Pound Rays

Rookie Lucas Giolito struck out 10 in seven sharp innings, Jose Abreu homered in his return to the lineup and the Chicago White Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Sunday.

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 04:24 PM CDT

Baez Leaves Cubs Game After Suffering Apparent Injury

Baez Leaves Cubs Game After Suffering Apparent Injury

Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez was forced to leave Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Braves after injuring himself while sliding head-first into second base.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 09:41 PM CDT

Cubs Playoff Watch: Rivera Slam Caps Big Day at Wrigley

Cubs Playoff Watch: Rivera Slam Caps Big Day at Wrigley

Welcome to Cubs Playoff Watch, your daily look at the Chicago Cubs as they continue to push toward their second consecutive division title.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 05:21 PM CDT

Rivera's Grand Slam Lifts Cubs to Sixth Straight Win

Rivera's Grand Slam Lifts Cubs to Sixth Straight Win

The Chicago Cubs won their sixth straight game on Saturday as a Rene Rivera grand slam helped them to a 14-12 win over the Atlanta Braves.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 12:44 PM CDT

Court Upholds Dismissal of Rooftop Owners' Suit Against Cubs

Court Upholds Dismissal of Rooftop Owners' Suit Against Cubs

A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court decision to dismiss a lawsuit filed against the Chicago Cubs by the owners of rooftop clubs adjacent to Wrigley Field.

Friday, Sep 1, 2017 at 06:18 PM CDT

Sox Infielder Tyler Saladino Shaves Off Mustache

Sox Infielder Tyler Saladino Shaves Off Mustache

Chicago White Sox infielder Tyler Saladino has become known for his glove on the South Side, but he got rid of something equally as distinctive on Friday.

Friday, Sep 1, 2017 at 04:38 PM CDT

John Lackey Dominates as Cubs Win Fifth Straight

John Lackey Dominates as Cubs Win Fifth Straight

John Lackey pitched seven crisp innings, Javier Baez's daring baserunning paid off again and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Friday for their fifth straight win.

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Photo of Cops Kneeling, Raising Fists Prompts Reprimand
Photo of Cops Kneeling, Raising Fists Prompts Reprimand

Two Chicago police officers face disciplinary action after taking a knee and putting their fists in the air in a photo shared on social media, authorities confirmed Monday.

Chicago's Heat Wave Unlike Any Other for This Time of Year
Chicago's Heat Wave Unlike Any Other for This Time of Year

Chicago's recent round of late hot temperatures aren't just unusual, they're unprecedented.

Gov. Rauner 'Strongly' Disagrees With Anthem Protests
Gov. Rauner 'Strongly' Disagrees With Anthem Protests

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday denounced protests taking place during the national anthem, but did not go so far as to side with President Donald Trump on the matter.

As Senators Defect, GOP Concedes Health Bill's Fate Bleak
As Senators Defect, GOP Concedes Health Bill's Fate Bleak

Republican Sen. Susan Collins' decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul leaves the effort all but dead, with even party leaders conceding that their prospects...

Police: 'If Your Pants Are Sagging, Stay Out of Maywood'
Police: 'If Your Pants Are Sagging, Stay Out of Maywood'

Maywood's chief of police has a message for those looking to come to the west Chicago suburb: "If your pants are sagging, stay out of Maywood."

Former Congressman's Trial Begins in Chicago
Former Congressman's Trial Begins in Chicago

Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds did not file tax returns for four years while earning more than $400,000, federal prosecutors argued Monday.