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Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 05:00 PM CDT

Jay, Happ Key Cubs' Rally Over Rays

Jay, Happ Key Cubs' Rally Over Rays

Jon Jay connected for his third career pinch-hit homer and Ian Happ hit a tiebreaking two-run single an inning later, helping the Chicago Cubs rally for a 7-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 03:52 PM CDT

Montero Looks to Move On After Departure From Cubs

Montero Looks to Move On After Departure From Cubs

After the Chicago Cubs traded Miguel Montero to the Toronto Blue Jays following his highly-publicized criticism of teammate Jake Arrieta, the catcher weighed in for the first time after reporting to his new...

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 03:33 PM CDT

Chicago White Sox Trade Deadline Preview

Chicago White Sox Trade Deadline Preview

The Chicago White Sox have made significant progress on their rebuilding project this season, but as the MLB trade deadline nears, they’ll be looking to add even more young pieces to the mix.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 12:21 PM CDT

Cubs Trade Rumors: Verlander, Archer on Team's Radar

Cubs Trade Rumors: Verlander, Archer on Team's Radar

The floundering Chicago Cubs are one of the teams that could be active at the MLB trade deadline later this month, and they have been attached to some of the biggest names on the market.

Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017 at 07:19 PM CDT

Barreto's Game-Ending Homer Sends A's Past White Sox 7-6

Barreto's Game-Ending Homer Sends A's Past White Sox 7-6

Franklin Barreto homered in the ninth inning, Yonder Alonso went deep twice and the Oakland Athletics snapped a season-high six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago White Sox 7-6 on Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017 at 05:04 PM CDT

Rays Win Reunion With Maddon, Beat Cubs 6-5

Rays Win Reunion With Maddon, Beat Cubs 6-5

Tim Beckham homered, and the Tampa Bay Rays won their reunion with Joe Maddon, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-5 on Tuesday.

Monday, Jul 3, 2017 at 04:12 PM CDT

1918 World Series Key in US Love Affair With National Anthem

1918 World Series Key in US Love Affair With National Anthem

On Tuesday afternoon, the crowd at Wrigley Field will be asked to stand and "gentlemen" reminded to remove their caps for the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner."

Monday, Jul 3, 2017 at 11:25 AM CDT

Cubs Trade Miguel Montero To Blue Jays

Cubs Trade Miguel Montero To Blue Jays

Less than a week after Miguel Montero was designated for assignment in the wake of disparaging comments he made about Jake Arrieta, the Chicago Cubs catcher has been traded to the Blue Jays.

Sunday, Jul 2, 2017 at 09:34 PM CDT

Cubs Enlist Help to Get Bryant Into All-Star Game

Cubs Enlist Help to Get Bryant Into All-Star Game

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is in the running for the final spot on the National League All-Star roster, and the North Siders are pulling out all the stops to try to get him elected.

Sunday, Jul 2, 2017 at 07:02 PM CDT

Davis, Garcia Lone Chicago Representatives in All-Star Game

Davis, Garcia Lone Chicago Representatives in All-Star Game

The Chicago White Sox and Chicago Cubs will each only have one representative in the MLB All-Star Game in Miami next week, the league announced Sunday.

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3rd Child Dies After Tragic Crash That Killed Brothers, Mom
3rd Child Dies After Tragic Crash That Killed Brothers, Mom

A 6-year-old boy has died of his injuries following a horrific south suburban crash that claimed the lives of his pregnant mother and two younger brothers this week.

Gunman Opens Fire at Crash Scene, Bullet Strikes Firetruck
Gunman Opens Fire at Crash Scene, Bullet Strikes Firetruck

A gunman is in custody after police say he opened fire at the scene of a car crash on Chicago's South Side, sending a bullet through the windshield of a responding firetruck.

Chicago White Sox Trade Jennings for Rays' Casey Gillaspie
Chicago White Sox Trade Jennings for Rays' Casey Gillaspie

The Chicago White Sox acquired first baseman Casey Gillaspie from the Tampa Bay Rays Thursday, trading left-handed pitcher Dan Jennings in the deal.

'Stay Out of the Water': Warning Issued for Area Beachgoers
'Stay Out of the Water': Warning Issued for Area Beachgoers

An alert was issued Thursday warning beachgoers in the Chicago area to stay out of the water through the remainder of the week.

Top Military Officer: Transgender Policy Unchanged for Now
Top Military Officer: Transgender Policy Unchanged for Now

The U.S. will continue to permit transgender individuals to serve openly in the military until Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has received President Donald Trump's "direction" to change the policy and figured out...

1 Dead, 7 Injured After Ride Malfunction at Ohio Fair
1 Dead, 7 Injured After Ride Malfunction at Ohio Fair

A swinging and spinning amusement park ride called the Fire Ball broke apart on the opening day of the Ohio State Fair on Wednesday, hurling people through the air, killing at least one and injuring seven...