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Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017

Montero to be Designated for Assignment: Reports

Montero to be Designated for Assignment: Reports

Less than 24 hours after he blasted Jake Arrieta and allowed seven stolen bases, Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero is reportedly heading out of town.

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017

Arrieta's Home Run Not Enough as Cubs Fall to Pirates

Arrieta's Home Run Not Enough as Cubs Fall to Pirates

Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a two-run homer, Andrew McCutchen hit his 12th home run of the season and the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Saturday night.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Late Rally Dooms Cubs to Another Loss vs. Padres

Late Rally Dooms Cubs to Another Loss vs. Padres

Rookie Franchy Cordero tripled in the eighth and scored on Yangervis Solarte's fielder's choice and the San Diego Padres beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday, the Cubs' season-high sixth straight loss.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Cubs 'Anchorman' Trip Immortalized on Epic Card

Cubs 'Anchorman' Trip Immortalized on Epic Card

The Chicago Cubs turned heads and dazzled fans with their "Anchorman" inspired suits on Thursday afternoon, and their fashion choices have been immortalized on a new baseball card.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Bryant Clubs Two Homers as Cubs Blast Brewers

Bryant Clubs Two Homers as Cubs Blast Brewers

Kris Bryant hit two home runs and Jake Arrieta tossed six steady innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 13-6 rout of the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Anthony Rizzo Hosts Foundation's 'Cook Off" Thursday

Anthony Rizzo Hosts Foundation's 'Cook Off" Thursday

On Thursday night, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo traded in his bat and glove for a knife and fork as his foundation hosted its fifth annual “Cook Off for Cancer.”

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Kris Bryant Guest Stars in Season Finale of 'Chicago Fire'

Kris Bryant Guest Stars in Season Finale of 'Chicago Fire'

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant and pitcher Jake Arrieta are both award-winning players on the field, but off the field the duo will get to show off their acting chops in a popular TV drama on Tuesday...

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Molina Smacks Two Home Runs as Cards Blank Cubs

Molina Smacks Two Home Runs as Cards Blank Cubs

Yadier Molina homered twice and Adam Wainwright threw seven shutout innings to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Cubs Blown Out by Rockies 10-4

Cubs Blown Out by Rockies 10-4

Ryan Hanigan hit a two-out, bases-clearing single as part of a six-run third inning, Mark Reynolds homered for a fourth straight game and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 10-4 on Tuesday in a day-night...

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Are the Cubs' First Inning Struggles a Reason for Concern?

Are the Cubs' First Inning Struggles a Reason for Concern?

The Chicago Cubs are in first place in the National League Central and are still considered to be one of the best teams in baseball, but a disturbing trend has emerged in the first month of their World...

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Chicago Activist Demands All Footage From Police Shooting
Chicago Activist Demands All Footage From Police Shooting

Following the release of video footage of an officer fatally shooting a man on Chicago's South Side Saturday, activists say several questions remain about the incident as they continue to call for reforms.

2 Shot Near Scene of Weekend's Fatal Police Shooting
2 Shot Near Scene of Weekend's Fatal Police Shooting

Two people were struck by stray gunfire Monday evening in the South Shore neighborhood, about a block from where a man was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer two days earlier.

Family Remembers 'Best Dad'  Who Died at Suburban Speedway
Family Remembers 'Best Dad' Who Died at Suburban Speedway

If it’s Friday night and the summertime, you’d likely find Tim Erjavac at the racetrack.

IDOC Searches for Parolee Who Escaped From Agents in Chicago
IDOC Searches for Parolee Who Escaped From Agents in Chicago

The Illinois Department of Corrections is searching for a parolee who escaped apprehension Monday in Chicago, the department said.

Top Moments From the Trump-Putin News Conference
Top Moments From the Trump-Putin News Conference

President Donald Trump, standing shoulder-to-shoulder with Russian President Vladimir Monday, refused to say whether he believed his own intelligence agencies over Putin about interference in the 2016 United...

FDA Recalls Blood Pressure, Heart Drugs Over Cancer Concerns
FDA Recalls Blood Pressure, Heart Drugs Over Cancer Concerns

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a voluntary recall of several medications used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure over concerns that an active ingredient in the drugs could...