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Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018

Zobrist Walk-Off Single Gives Cubs 7th Straight Win

Zobrist Walk-Off Single Gives Cubs 7th Straight Win

It took an extra 13 hours, but the Chicago Cubs finished off their seventh straight victory on Wednesday with a walk-off win over the New York Mets.

Friday, Aug 10, 2018

Series Preview: Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs

Series Preview: Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs, who have a two-game lead over the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central, have a critical stretch of games coming up, starting with a three-game set against the Washington Nationals.

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018
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By James Neveau

Chicago Cubs Reveal Players' Weekend Nicknames

For the second year in a row, the Chicago Cubs will don special "Player's...View gallery

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Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018

MLB Says It's Willing to Loosen Rules on Cleat Colors

MLB Says It's Willing to Loosen Rules on Cleat Colors

Major League Baseball is willing to loosen the regulations for the color of players' spikes.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Contreras Told to Stop Wearing Arm Sleeve: Report

Contreras Told to Stop Wearing Arm Sleeve: Report

Just days after Chicago Cubs infielder Ben Zobrist was told that he would not be allowed to wear black cleats, catcher Willson Contreras was also issued a warning by the league about his uniform choices.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Zobrist Defies MLB Again With Black Spikes

Zobrist Defies MLB Again With Black Spikes

Ben Zobrist was joined by Chicago Cubs teammates Kyle Schwarber and Steve Cishek in wearing black spikes on Monday despite a warning from Major League Baseball that he was in violation of the sport's uniform...

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Zobrist Blasts MLB After Fine Threat Over Cleats

Zobrist Blasts MLB After Fine Threat Over Cleats

Chicago Cubs infielder Ben Zobrist is fighting back after Major League Baseball threatened to fine him for his choice of footwear.

Saturday, Apr 21, 2018

Cubs Place Zobrist on Disabled List

Cubs Place Zobrist on Disabled List

The Chicago Cubs will be without one of their key contributors on offense as Ben Zobrist has been placed on the disabled list.

Monday, Mar 5, 2018

Trio of Key Cubs Set to Make Debuts Tuesday

Trio of Key Cubs Set to Make Debuts Tuesday

Tuesday will see an NLCS rematch at Sloan Park as the Chicago Cubs take on the Los Angeles Dodgers, but it will more importantly feature the spring debuts of three key players to the team’s chances at getting...

Thursday, Feb 15, 2018

Cubs Spring Training Position Preview: Outfield

Cubs Spring Training Position Preview: Outfield

How will things shake out for the Cubs as they convene in Mesa and get their spring underway? We’re taking a deep dive into the team’s roster and finding out where things stand with the club, and today...

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Bears Rally For 16-14 Victory Over Winless Cardinals
Bears Rally For 16-14 Victory Over Winless Cardinals

Cody Parkey kicked his third field goal of the game, a 43-yarder with 4:31 to remaining, to rally the Bears to a 16-14 victory over the winless Cardinals on Sunday.

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Chicago Mayor Picks New Fire Commissioner
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Schwarber Homers as Cubs Beat White Sox 6-1
Schwarber Homers as Cubs Beat White Sox 6-1

Kyle Schwarber homered and drove in two runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the crosstown White Sox 6-1 on Sunday to lower their magic number for clinching the NL Central title to five.

Fr. Paul Kalchik Removed After Recent Controversy, Threat
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Deerfield Man Charged with Fatally Stabbing Family Member
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