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  • Where do your favorite Cubs live?

     
    Bleacher Report pieced together a roundup of Chicago-area properties purchased by Cubs players. Here are a couple of highlights: Ryan Dempster owns two mansions near Wrigley Field—one is listed for $1.9 million—and a nearby condominium....
  • Notre Dame reportedly contacted baseball coaching candidates, but Irish haven’t asked to speak with UCF’s Rooney yet

     
    Notre Dame reportedly contacted candidates for its baseball coaching vacancy, but Irish haven't asked to speak with UCF's Rooney yet...
  • Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag

    Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag
    Ask Paul returns to analyze your trade ideas in the annual wacky trade edition. Lou and Hendry to the White Sox for Kenny and Stone then trade Kenny and Brenly to the D'backs for Grace. Make Stone the GM, Grace takes Brenly spot in the booth and Sandberg...
  • Sun rises on Irish future

    Sun rises on Irish future
    EL PASO, Texas — Only one football team wanted to be here Friday. And it wasn't Miami. Notre Dame's 33-17 Sun Bowl rout of the Hurricanes left little doubt of the big-picture direction of the Irish program. Notre Dame's offense was effective. The...
  • Michael Floyd decides to return to Notre Dame

    Michael Floyd decides to return to Notre Dame
    Michael Floyd, Notre Dame's leading receiver this past season and one of the top pass catchers in school history, has decided to return to the Fighting Irish for his senior season instead of declaring for the NFL draft. Floyd announced his decision...
  • Royals snap streak, top Cubs 3-2

    Royals snap streak, top Cubs 3-2
    Chris Getz drove in the go-ahead run with two outs in the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Saturday night, snapping a season-high six game losing streak. Getz's bouncer was deflected by pitcher Jeff Samardzija (5-4) to...
  • Samardzija solidifying role with Cubs

    Samardzija solidifying role with Cubs
    CHICAGO -- It seems like Jeff Samardzija is starting to get the hang of this major league baseball thing. "When you get up to this level you've gotta be able to throw two, three, four pitches for strikes," Samardzija said, "and once I've started doing...
  • Calm Volstad wants to collect victories

    Calm Volstad wants to collect victories
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Chris Volstad's heart lies at the beach, not too far, in fact, from where Carlos Zambrano lays his head every night. On some level, he still would love to be with his hometown Marlins, getting ready to move into a the new...
  • Rockies rip Cubs' Samardzija for 10 hits, seven runs

    Rockies rip Cubs' Samardzija for 10 hits, seven runs
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- With his spot in the rotation seemingly secure, Jeff Samardzija has the luxury of working on refining his pitches this spring. Samardzija was on the mound again Friday, giving up 10 hits and seven runs in an eventual 10-8 victory...
  • Cubs, Sox can have success without winning

    Cubs, Sox can have success without winning
    More than most Aprils in the city, baseball's opening day arrives open for interpretation. Baseball romantics see the rebirth of something wonderful on both sides of town and anticipate a rush of summer babies named Robin or Theo. Baseball realists...
  • It's time to root, root, root for ...

    Cubs fans claimed they would be patient and understanding with the idea of sitting through a rebuilding program. Not that fans had any experience at it. The Cubs always acted like the Yankees with a learner’s permit. The Cubs were always about...
  • NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL: Nix becoming a class act

    NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL: Nix becoming a class act
    SOUTH BEND - Louis Nix was more of a puzzle than a prospect when Brian Kelly first checked out the recruiting prospects he inherited in December of 2009 from the exiled Charlie Weis regime. The nose guard from Raines High School in Jacksonville, Fla.,...