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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

In Honor of 1000th Win, Maddon Makes Impressive Donation

In Honor of 1000th Win, Maddon Makes Impressive Donation

On Tuesday, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon won his 1000th game as a big league skipper, and to celebrate, his Respect 90 foundation made an impressive donation in his honor.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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By James Neveau

1000 Wins, 10 Factoids: Maddon Celebrates Big Milestone

On Tuesday, Joe Maddon won his 1000th career game as a manager when his Chicago...View gallery

  • Joe Maddon Reaches 1000 Wins
  • Started College as a Quarterback, Not a Baseball Player
  • A Long Road to the Manager's Office
Sunday, May 14, 2017

Maddon Launches Into Epic Rant After Controversial Call

Maddon Launches Into Epic Rant After Controversial Call

After Ian Happ was called out at second base on a controversial call, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon let loose with a sarcastic rant about changes he'd make to make baseball "safer."

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...

Monday, May 8, 2017

Rizzo, Baez Suffer Injuries in Cubs' Loss vs. Yankees

Rizzo, Baez Suffer Injuries in Cubs' Loss vs. Yankees

The Chicago Cubs ended up losing in an 18-inning marathon on Sunday night against the New York Yankees, but perhaps more importantly several players from the team are dealing with bumps and bruises after...

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Joe Maddon Debating Merits of Robot Umpires

Joe Maddon Debating Merits of Robot Umpires

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has often been referred to as an outside-the-box thinker, but after his team had some calls go against them in recent games, he’s debating one of baseball’s most pressing issues.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017

Hendricks Hurls Gem as Cubs Edge Pirates

Hendricks Hurls Gem as Cubs Edge Pirates

For the first time since 2015, the Chicago Cubs prevailed in a 1-0 game, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017

Video: Almora Makes Fantastic Catch vs. Dodgers

Video: Almora Makes Fantastic Catch vs. Dodgers

The Chicago Cubs have slowly worked Albert Almora Jr. into their lineup, and he keeps rewarding their faith as he made another outstanding defensive play Thursday.

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017

Cubs Beat Dodgers 3-2 in Home Opener

Cubs Beat Dodgers 3-2 in Home Opener

After a two-hour rain delay, a banner raising ceremony, and some great pitching, the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 thanks to one of their biggest stars.

Sunday, Apr 9, 2017

Maddon Invites Zimmer's Widow to Wrigley Opener

Maddon Invites Zimmer's Widow to Wrigley Opener

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is a man who never forgets the people that helped him in his ascent into the upper echelon of baseball leaders, and he’s honoring one of his main mentors in a big way at Monday’s...

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Bears vs. Cardinals: Offensive Preview
Bears vs. Cardinals: Offensive Preview

The Chicago Bears haven’t gotten above .500 since they started the 2014 season with a 2-1 record, but they could change that on Sunday as they head to Arizona to face the lowly Cardinals.

Ford Commits to Hearing; Grassley Confirms It's Thursday
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Attorneys for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, and the Senate Judiciary Committee have reached agreement for a public hearing Thursday, as talks continued to resolve...

Cubs 3B Kris Bryant Sidelined by Shoulder Fatigue
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Fr. Paul Kalchik Removed After Recent Controversy, Threat
Fr. Paul Kalchik Removed After Recent Controversy, Threat

Father Paul Kalchik, the pastor of Resurrection Parish, was removed abruptly Saturday, 10 days after participating in what he called an exorcism ceremony, which included burning a rainbow pride flag.

Wrong-Way Driver Charged with Drunken Driving in Indiana
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