Chicago Sports News and Rumors
The Chicago Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates started out playing a normal baseball game on Monday night, but it ended up as a wacky, wild affair that took 13 innings and more than five hours. It featured three Cubs comebacks and the same player being thr…Share Tweet
Chicago Bears cut roster to 75, place Hroniss Grasu, Connor Shaw on IRShare Tweet
Cubs: Lackey bullpen session went 'quite well'ESPN.com 12 hours agoCubs: Lackey bullpen session went 'quite well'Share Tweet
Saltalamacchia's HR Lifts Tigers Over White Sox 4-3nytimes.com 16 hours agoJarrod Saltalamacchia's drive was so high in the air, it was fair to doubt whether it had the right trajectory to clear the wall in right-center field.Share Tweet
Maybin aggravates thumb injury; X-rays negativeMLB.com 18 hours agoJust when the Tigers seemed to be turning the corner on their lengthy injured list, Cameron Maybin re-injured his sprained left thumb. The speedy center fielder left Monday's game against the White Sox with a left thumb contusion after sliding into seco…Share TweetMLB.com 20 hours agoThe Pirates placed right-hander Gerrit Cole on the 15-day disabled list with posterior inflammation in his right elbow prior to Monday night's game against the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Cole, who was originally scheduled to start Monday's game, received a …Share Tweet
Navarro thrilled to return to Blue JaysMLB.com 21 hours agoThere was a steady stream of hugs and handshakes Monday afternoon in the Blue Jays' clubhouse at Camden Yards as Toronto welcomed back catcher Dioner Navarro, who was acquired from the White Sox on Saturday. The Blue Jays designated Josh Thole for assig…Share Tweet
Bears' Zach Miller, Eddie Royal pass concussion protocol, cleared to playESPN.com 23 hours agoBears' Zach Miller, Eddie Royal pass concussion protocol, cleared to playShare Tweetyahoo.com Aug 29 (yesterday)Chicago Blackhawks’ Dave Bolland celebrates with the Stanley Cup after the Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins in Game 6 of their NHL Stanley Cup Finals hockey series in Boston, Massachusetts, June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Adam Hunger What if I told you that…Share TweetESPN.com Aug 29 (yesterday)Bears' 53-man roster projection includes seventh-rounder Daniel BravermanShare Tweet
Photos: Cubs travel in style, head home in onesiesESPN.com Aug 28 (yesterday)Photos: Cubs travel in style, head home in onesiesShare Tweet
Cubs lose on Javier Baez's mistake but gain positives in processESPN.com Aug 28 (yesterday)Cubs lose on Javier Baez's mistake but gain positives in processShare TweetBen Zobrist took responsibility, but it was Javier Baez who misread a play, and the miscue cost the Cubs' in a 1-0 loss to the Dodgers on Sunday. Manager Joe Maddon doesn't anticipate the same thing to happen in October.Share Tweet
LA 'Vins' by a toenail; Cubs' W not meant 2BA grounder from Adrian Gonzalez, a foot race won by Corey Seager and a run scored by Andrew Toles was the difference in a 1-0 victory for the Dodgers over the Cubs on Sunday at Dodger Stadium.Share Tweet
Stewart, 4 Relievers Throw 4-Hitter; Dodgers Beat Cubs 1-0nytimes.com Aug 28 (yesterday)Corey Seager has become an NL MVP Award candidate as a rookie with timely homers and a big batting average.Share TweetDealing with left-handed pitching has been an Achilles' heel for the Mariners all season, and the White Sox exploited that again Sunday as Carlos Rodon hurled six-plus innings of one-run ball in a 4-1 victory at U.S. Cellular Field.Share Tweet
X-rays negative after Eaton HBP on right armAdam Eaton left in the fifth inning of Sunday's 4-1 victory over the Mariners at U.S. Cellular Field due to a bruised right forearm. X-rays were negative, and the White Sox leadoff man and outfielder is listed as day to day.Share Tweet
Darrel Young among 10 Bears cutsprofootballtalk.com Aug 28 (yesterday)Fullback Darrel Young’s time with the Bears didn’t last long. The Bears signed the veteran to their 90-man roster on August 4, but announced Sunday that he is one of the first 10 cuts from the roster ahead of Tuesday’s deadline to drop to 75 players. Yo…Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 28 (yesterday)The great Vin Scully received a great tribute from the Cubs. (AP) As his retirement nears, broadcasting legend Vin Scully will call his final Dodgers-Cubs game on Sunday afternoon at Dodger Stadium. Given that the history between the clubs actually pre-…Share Tweet
Sale, Quintana posting Cy Young-worthy numbersMLB.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)People who have written off White Sox southpaw aces Chris Sale and Jose Quintana from American League Cy Young Award contention need only check their impressive statistics to realize they remain prime candidates.Share Tweet
Connor Shaw says hit that injured him was “cheap BS”profootballtalk.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)Bears quarterback Connor Shaw suffered a broken leg in Saturday’s preseason game, and he wasn’t happy about the hit that injured him. Shaw took to Twitter and scolded Chiefs defensive lineman Rakeem Nunez-Roches, writing, “Injuries are a part of the gam…Share Tweet
Sox topple Seattle on Quintana's gem, 4 HRsMLB.com Aug 28 (3 days ago)Jose Quintana continued his outstanding season with 7 2/3 strong innings on Saturday and this time he got some help from his friends as the White Sox rolled to a 9-3 victory over the Mariners at U.S. Cellular Field.Share Tweet
Cutler thinks Kevin White can be a special playerJul 29Jeff Dickerson talks about the excitement the Bears have for wide receiver Kevin White.
Leonard Floyd in good hands with John FoxJul 27Louis Riddick explains why John Fox is the perfect guy to develop Leonard Floyd into an elite pass rusher.
Remembering the passion and intensity of Dennis GreenJul 22In light of former Cardinals coach Dennis Green's passing at age 67, look back at his memorable tirade after his team's loss to the Bears.
Cutler remains Bears' top question markJul 13ESPN Bears reporter Jeff Dickerson questions whether Jay Cutler can put together another solid season in Chicago without former play caller Adam Gase.