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Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018

Avila Signs 2-Year Deal With Diamondbacks: Reports

Avila Signs 2-Year Deal With Diamondbacks: Reports

The Chicago Cubs are still looking for a backup catcher, but one of their options is now reportedly off the table.

Saturday, Aug 5, 2017

Contreras, Avila Homer as Cubs Knock Off Nationals

Contreras, Avila Homer as Cubs Knock Off Nationals

Willson Contreras homered and drove in three runs, Alex Avila homered for his first hit with the Cubs and Chicago beat the Washington Nationals 7-4 on Saturday to even the series between division leaders.

Monday, Jul 31, 2017

Cubs Acquire Justin Wilson, Alex Avila From Tigers

Cubs Acquire Justin Wilson, Alex Avila From Tigers

With just hours until the MLB's non-waiver trade deadline, the Chicago Cubs have reportedly acquired Justin Wilson and Alex Avila from the Detroit Tigers.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017

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.

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Gonzalez Misses Perfect Game, but Sox Beat Tigers

Gonzalez Misses Perfect Game, but Sox Beat Tigers

Miguel Gonzalez took a perfect game into the seventh inning, Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 7-3 on Sunday.

Top Stories
Family Disputes Police Report Teen Committed Suicide
Family Disputes Police Report Teen Committed Suicide

Police reports and the Cook County Medical Examiner both ruled the death of teen Steven Rosenthal a suicide, but family members and residents aren’t convinced and are demanding answers after Friday’s incident.

High Waves, Strong Currents Expected on Lake Michigan
High Waves, Strong Currents Expected on Lake Michigan

Beachgoers and swimmers are being warned to be vigilant on Monday as the National Weather Service has issued a Beach Hazards Statement for Cook and Lake counties.

Tell Us How Your Pets Behave, and We’ll Tell You Which Toys They Want
Tell Us How Your Pets Behave, and We’ll Tell You Which Toys They Want

A good toy for a good boy. From cozy plush toys to flying discs, treat your furry friends to the best toys in the market, and see why they’re beneficial for you and your pets.

Blackhawks Tickets Set to Go On Sale Monday
Blackhawks Tickets Set to Go On Sale Monday

Chicago Blackhawks fans looking to catch all the action at the United Center this season will be able to buy tickets beginning at 10 a.m. Monday morning.

Brennan Considers Legal Action to Stop Clearance Revocations
Brennan Considers Legal Action to Stop Clearance Revocations

Former CIA Director John Brennan said Sunday that he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances. Speaking...

3 Dead, at Least 18 Wounded in Shootings Sunday
3 Dead, at Least 18 Wounded in Shootings Sunday

Three people have been killed and at least 18 others have been wounded in shootings across the city of Chicago on Sunday, according to police.