| May 6, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Starting pitcher Daniel Cabrera threw seven impressive innings but the Indianapolis Indians couldn't make an early lead stand up and had to rally late, taking an eighth-inning lead when Brandon Boggs scored on a wild pitch, before eventually beating the...
| Jun 22, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Tribune News ServicesThe Baltimore Orioles have acquired infielder-outfielder Jake Fox from the Oakland Athletics for a minor league pitcher and cash. Fox hit .214 with two home runs and 12 RBIs in 39 games for the A's this season. He was acquired from...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 3:28 PM
Ask Paul returns to answer questions on Tyler Colvin at first, Starlin Castro in the 2-hole, instant replay in baseball and whether he needs Kerry Wood back.
Since DLee has been STRUGGLING at the start of this season, yet again and Lou doesn't know where...
| Aug 14, 2010
DES MOINES, Iowa — It's a Tuesday evening and the Cubs are on the field. They wear blue pinstriped pants and blue jerseys with those oddly sloped red numbers on their backs. I'm sipping an Old Style, someone in the outfield is operating the...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Tennis-French Open, women's semifinals, 7 a.m. (ESPN2)
Golf-European PGA Tour, Wales Open, first round, at Newport, Wales, 8:30 a.m. (TGC); Nationwide Tour, Prince George's County Open, first round, at College Park, Md., 11:30 a.m. (TGC);...
| May 29, 2009
The Dodgers' 2-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night at Wrigley Field left Manager Joe Torre shaking his head.
Asked how he was doing, Torre laughed.
"I'm doing better now," he said.
With Jonathan Broxton unavailable to pitch, replacement...
| May 30, 2009
The Cubs beat the Dodgers 2-1 Friday!
Yes, that is an exclamation point, and yes, it is needed, because this was a very rare victory.
It was the first time since Sept. 11 that the Cubs won a game while scoring fewer than four runs, which wouldn't seem...
| Aug 13, 2009
| 7:06 AM
Jeff Samardzija's first major-league start turned into a disaster in a 12-5 loss to the Phillies as the Cubs lost for the sixth time in seven games.
Making things worse, an obnoxious fan sitting in the left-field bleacher tossed a cup of beer on Phillies...
| Jul 31, 2009
It was a tough day to be a starting pitcher at Wrigley Field.
After a 12-3 Cubs victory, Houston released its starter, Russ Ortiz, and the Cubs traded theirs, Kevin Hart.
"Bittersweet," Cubs catcher Koyie Hill said of the victory and the ensuing loss of...
| Jul 9, 2009
Lou Piniella was in no mood to regurgitate his pregame comments about the lack of offense after Wednesday's 4-1 loss to Atlanta pushed the Cubs back to .500 at 41-41.
"There's no sense talking about it anymore," the Cubs manager said.
The Cubs wound...
| Jun 25, 2009
DETROIT -- Some people count sheep when they have trouble getting to sleep.
But after watching the Cubs' sleepwalking offense the last two months, Jim Hendry and Lou Piniella are counting the days until Aramis Ramirez returns from his shoulder injury....