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Thursday, May 24, 2018

White Sox Catcher Welington Castillo Suspended

White Sox Catcher Welington Castillo Suspended

Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo has been suspended for violating MLB’s policy on performance enhancing drugs, the league announced Thursday.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Cubs Could Target Huge Star on Trade Market: Reports

Cubs Could Target Huge Star on Trade Market: Reports

The Chicago Cubs are still trying to find their form this season, but could they make a move that would net them one of the biggest names in all of baseball?

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Mount Carmel Sensation Could Make Splash in MLB Draft

Mount Carmel Sensation Could Make Splash in MLB Draft

Mount Carmel baseball sensation Alek Thomas has a highlight reel a mile long and a full ride scholarship to TCU, but he may never play a single game for the Horned Frogs.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018

Kid Skips School for Cubs' Home Opener, Runs Into Principal During the Game

Kid Skips School for Cubs' Home Opener, Runs Into Principal During the Game

Like something straight out of "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," a student played hooky to go to the Cubs' home opener—and then he ran into his principal.

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018

Projections Bullish on Cubs' 2018 Playoff Chances

Projections Bullish on Cubs' 2018 Playoff Chances

The Chicago Cubs have never made the playoffs in four consecutive seasons, but some of the foremost baseball experts are bullish on their chances to make history in 2018.

Monday, Mar 19, 2018

Forbes Releases Rankings of All 30 MLB Ballparks

Forbes Releases Rankings of All 30 MLB Ballparks

Find out where Chicago's own ballparks placed in a new ranking of all 30 MLB fields.

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018

Cubs Dropped From Lawsuit Filed by Man Blinded by Foul Ball

Cubs Dropped From Lawsuit Filed by Man Blinded by Foul Ball

A judge has dismissed the Chicago Cubs from a lawsuit filed by a fan blinded in one eye by a foul ball at Wrigley Field.

Friday, Feb 23, 2018

Cubs Wear Stoneman Douglas Hats to Support Shooting Victims

The Cubs joined a league-wide effort to support the victims of the Stoneman...View gallery

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Thursday, Feb 15, 2018

Former Sox Pitcher Arrested With 20kg of Narcotics: Sheriff

Former Sox Pitcher Arrested With 20kg of Narcotics: Sheriff

A former Chicago White Sox pitcher was arrested with at least 20 kilograms of heroin or cocaine, authorities said.

Thursday, Feb 1, 2018

All 30 MLB Ballparks to Install Expanded Netting

All 30 MLB Ballparks to Install Expanded Netting

All 30 Major League Baseball stadiums will have extended netting along the foul lines for Opening Day this season, the league announced Thursday.

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