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The Cubs and Pirates played the most insane game of the season

The Cubs and Pirates played the most insane game of the season

yahoo.com nytimes.com Updated 5 hours ago
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…
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  • Chicago Bears cut roster to 75, place Hroniss Grasu, Connor Sha…

    Chicago Bears cut roster to 75, place Hroniss Grasu, Connor Shaw on IR

    Chicago Bears cut roster to 75, place Hroniss Grasu, Connor Shaw on IR
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  • Cubs: Lackey bullpen session went 'quite well'

    Cubs: Lackey bullpen session went 'quite well'

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    Cubs: Lackey bullpen session went 'quite well'
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  • Saltalamacchia's HR Lifts Tigers Over White Sox 4-3

    Saltalamacchia's HR Lifts Tigers Over White Sox 4-3

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    Jarrod 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.
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  • Maybin aggravates thumb injury; X-rays negative

    Maybin aggravates thumb injury; X-rays negative

    MLB.com 18 hours ago
    Just 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…
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  • Bucs put Cole on DL with elbow inflammation

    Bucs put Cole on DL with elbow inflammation

    MLB.com 20 hours ago
    The 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 …
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  • Navarro thrilled to return to Blue Jays

    Navarro thrilled to return to Blue Jays

    MLB.com 21 hours ago
    There 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…
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  • Bears' Zach Miller, Eddie Royal pass concussion protocol, …

    Bears' Zach Miller, Eddie Royal pass concussion protocol, cleared to play

    ESPN.com 23 hours ago
    Bears' Zach Miller, Eddie Royal pass concussion protocol, cleared to play
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  • Why won’t the NHL close Coyotes’ salary cap loophole?

    Why won’t the NHL close Coyotes’ salary cap loophole?

    yahoo.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…
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  • Bears' 53-man roster projection includes seventh-rounder D…

    Bears' 53-man roster projection includes seventh-rounder Daniel Braverman

    ESPN.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Bears' 53-man roster projection includes seventh-rounder Daniel Braverman
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  • Photos: Cubs travel in style, head home in onesies

    Photos: Cubs travel in style, head home in onesies

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Photos: Cubs travel in style, head home in onesies
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  • Cubs lose on Javier Baez's mistake but gain positives in p…

    Cubs lose on Javier Baez's mistake but gain positives in process

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Cubs lose on Javier Baez's mistake but gain positives in process
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  • Cubs vow to learn from game-deciding miscue

    Cubs vow to learn from game-deciding miscue

    MLB.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Ben 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.
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  • LA 'Vins' by a toenail; Cubs' W not meant 2B

    LA 'Vins' by a toenail; Cubs' W not meant 2B

    MLB.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    A 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.
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  • Stewart, 4 Relievers Throw 4-Hitter; Dodgers Beat Cubs 1-0

    Stewart, 4 Relievers Throw 4-Hitter; Dodgers Beat Cubs 1-0

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Corey Seager has become an NL MVP Award candidate as a rookie with timely homers and a big batting average.
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  • Rodon rolls on to lead White Sox over M's

    Rodon rolls on to lead White Sox over M's

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Dealing 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.
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  • X-rays negative after Eaton HBP on right arm

    X-rays negative after Eaton HBP on right arm

    MLB.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Adam 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.
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  • Darrel Young among 10 Bears cuts

    Darrel Young among 10 Bears cuts

    profootballtalk.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…
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  • Cubs broadcast plans special tribute to Vin Scully

    Cubs broadcast plans special tribute to Vin Scully

    yahoo.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-…
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  • Sale, Quintana posting Cy Young-worthy numbers

    Sale, Quintana posting Cy Young-worthy numbers

    MLB.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.
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  • Connor Shaw says hit that injured him was “cheap BS”

    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…
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  • Sox topple Seattle on Quintana's gem, 4 HRs

    Sox topple Seattle on Quintana's gem, 4 HRs

    MLB.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.
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  • Video - Cutler thinks Kevin White can be a special player 00:51

    Cutler thinks Kevin White can be a special player

    Jul 29
    Jeff Dickerson talks about the excitement the Bears have for wide receiver Kevin White.
  • Video - Leonard Floyd in good hands with John Fox 00:40

    Leonard Floyd in good hands with John Fox

    Jul 27
    Louis Riddick explains why John Fox is the perfect guy to develop Leonard Floyd into an elite pass rusher.
  • Video - Remembering the passion and intensity of Dennis Green 00:25

    Remembering the passion and intensity of Dennis Green

    Jul 22
    In 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.
  • Video - Cutler remains Bears' top question mark 01:56

    Cutler remains Bears' top question mark

    Jul 13
    ESPN Bears reporter Jeff Dickerson questions whether Jay Cutler can put together another solid season in Chicago without former play caller Adam Gase.