Baseball Report: Cubs Challenging In NL CentralThe Chicago Cubs swept a weekend series with the St. Louis Cardinals, and now sit just half a game out of the National League Central lead.
Baseball Report: Red Sox Suffer Through Early-Season WoesThe Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs, both favored to contend, suffered through long road trips to open the 2019 MLB season.
6 Straight: Braves Rally Past Mets 7-3Atlanta was held scoreless by an ill Noah Syndergaard for six innings but then jumped all over the Mets' bullpen to match its longest winning streak of the season set earlier this month.
La Stella's Pinch-Hit Homer Moves Cubs Past Braves 5-4The first pinch-hit homer of La Stella's career tied a franchise record and carried the Chicago Cubs to a 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves in a matchup of NL division leaders Thursday night.
Who Is MLB's First-Half MVP?CBS TV sports anchors in Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, and Philadelphia pick their MLB MVP so far and look at trade deadline rumors.
Cubs' Yu Darvish Buys Lavish Post-Game Spread For Both Teams After Rehab StartThe minor leaguers were quite pleased when they entered the locker room and saw the spread that Darvish had bought for them.
Cubs Closer Brandon Morrow Hurt His Back Taking Off PantsThe Cubs couldn't use their closer in either of their games against the Dodgers after he was sidelined by an everyday activity.
Cubs Bullpen Has Them In Prime Position To Win World SeriesWith a lineup consisting of strong hitters from top-to-bottom, along with a solid starting rotation and one of the league's best bullpens, the Chicago Cubs are in prime position to make a yet another run at a World Series title.
Polite Vendor Crawls on Wall During GameDuring the Indians-Cubs game, a vendor crawled on the wall behind home plate then sits in seat.
Keidel: Are The Cubs World Series Favorites In 2018?The Chicago Cubs won the World Series in 2016 and are even more stacked now with Yu Darvish in the starting rotation.
Five Things You Missed: Yankees, Dodgers One Win from World SeriesThe Yankees took all three games at home to seize control of the ALCS, while the Dodgers lost their first playoff game last night.
Fried, Bullpen Help Braves End Cubs' 6-game Win StreakMax Fried combined with four relievers on a five-hitter in his first major league start.
Braves' Rally Falls Short In ChicagoAtlanta scored eight runs in the final three innings, but couldn't catch sweet-swinging Chicago. The World Series champions led the majors with 191 runs in August.
Foltynewicz Solid, But Not Enough As Cubs Top BravesAtlanta lost for the fifth time in seven games, wasting a solid start by Mike Foltynewicz.
Braves Finish August With Loss In ChicagoSean Newcomb took the loss, allowing two runs on eight hits while striking out seven and walking three in five innings.