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  • Cubs march to Milwaukee, widen lead in NL Central

    Cubs march to Milwaukee, widen lead in NL Central
    Some Chicagoans tend to think of Wisconsin as an extension of their back-yard patio—a place to go and relax for a few days every summer to escape the daily stresses of big-city life. A trip to Wrigley Field North is often part of the Wisconsin...
  • Dempster pitches Cubs past Dodgers

    Dempster pitches Cubs past Dodgers
    After Ryan Dempster loaded the bases with a one-run lead and one out in the sixth inning of Monday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, a quick glance over his right shoulder revealed no one was warming up in the bullpen. While Dempster had already...
  • Pitching, clutch hitting lift Cubs past Dodgers

    Pitching, clutch hitting lift Cubs past Dodgers
    The Cubs-Dodgers game was only two batters old Tuesday night when plate umpire Bob Davidson walked toward the Cubs' dugout and began yelling at bench coach Alan Trammell. "Bob told me to tell Trammell to drink decaf," manager Lou Piniella said. "I got...
  • Soriano comes through in extras, Cubs top Dodgers

    Soriano comes through in extras, Cubs top Dodgers
    Alfonso Soriano spent the last few days going through the spin cycle after his costly error Sunday in Pittsburgh led to another heated debate over his superstar reputation. But whether he was being criticized on TV or radio, in the newspapers, blogs or...
  • Cubs beat Rockies for sixth straight win

    Cubs beat Rockies for sixth straight win
    Lou Piniella had what's often referred to as a "senior moment" after his Cubs knocked off the Rockies 5-4 on Saturday for their sixth straight win on the homestand. "I don't even know how we scored our runs," Piniella said. "I don't remember. … But...
  • Cubs hold off Dodgers

    Cubs hold off Dodgers
    Kerry Wood did his Wild Thing imitation Thursday night at Dodger Stadium, loading the bases in the bottom of the ninth before striking out Matt Kemp on a 95 m.p.h. fastball to preserve a 5-4 win over Los Angeles. "Exciting game," manager Lou Pniella...
  • Sweet homecoming as Cubs slam Braves

    Sweet homecoming as Cubs slam Braves
    As they began their three-game homestand Tuesday night against Atlanta, the Cubs had the National League's top-ranked offense, its top-ranked pitching staff and its only rapping manager. Manager Lou Piniella revealed he actually rapped while shooting a...
  • From the Cubicle: Cubs-Sox

    From the Cubicle: Cubs-Sox
    Refresh: Manual | Auto | Jump to current inning On my ride into work this morning, I saw a car on Ohio Street with the license plate CUBSOX. I was on a bike and tried to catch up to it at a light and conduct my first ever interview of a guy sitting in...
  • Cubs take Game 1 on Ramirez's homer

    Cubs take Game 1 on Ramirez's homer
    The Cubs have Aramis Ramirez's walk-off home runs choreographed now, with each player knowing exactly where he needs to stand in the receiving line and how hard he needs to slap Ramirez's helmet when he jumps on home plate. They got another chance to...
  • Edmonds homers twice in 4th inning as Cubs beat Sox

    Edmonds homers twice in 4th inning as Cubs beat Sox
    About an hour before Game 2 of the City Series, White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen was telling Cubs Chairman Crane Kenney about all the rats he has seen at Wrigley Field over the years. Kenney politely listened to Guillen's rant before offering a...
  • Dempster pitches Cubs to sweep of White Sox

    Dempster pitches Cubs to sweep of White Sox
    The White Sox are only three years removed from their last World Series championship, while the Cubs are celebrating the 100th anniversary of their last title. These are historical facts most everyone in Chicago knows by now. But noted philosopher...
  • From the Cubicle: Cubs-Orioles

    From the Cubicle: Cubs-Orioles
    Refresh: Manual | Auto | Jump to current inning And away we go with this traditional matchup between your Chicago Cubs and the Baltimore Orioles, with whom as a child I had a strange infatuation. But only because of the orange jerseys. The same reason...