Five Things: Indians On The Brink Of A World Series TitleBehind their ace Core Kluber, the Indians won their second straight in Wrigley to get one step closer to their first World Series victory since 1948.
One Game Away: Kluber, Indians On Brink Of Winning World SeriesCorey Kluber allowed one run and scattered five hits over six innings as the Cleveland Indians moved to the brink of a World Series title with a 7-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday...
Five Things: Indians Beat Cubs 1-0 in Game 3 of World SeriesThe bullpen shut down the Cubs once again as the Indians take a 2-1 series lead.
Indians Take 2-1 Series Lead Over Cubs Friday NightCHICAGO -- Pinch-hitter Coco Crisp broke a scoreless tie with a seventh-inning RBI single as the Cleveland Indians went on to beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 in Game 3 of the World Series on Friday night. The Indians claimed a 2-1 lead in the Series, which resumes Saturday with a...
The Morning Sports News: 'Snagging Boards'It didn't take long for Dwight Howard to make an impact as a Hawk, as Howard collects 11 points and 19 boards the most by a Hawk in over three years in his team's 114-99 win over Washington. Hugh said "I know it's only one game, but...
Five Things: Cubs Even World Series As It Heads to WrigleyThe Cubs evened the series with a 5-1 victory over the Indians in Game 2.
The Morning Sports News: '$70 Million Dollar Man'The six-month grind through the NBA season starts tonight for the Hawks, who made headlines Wednesday night by giving their new starting point guard a...
Even! Schwarber Has Huge Night; World Series Tied 1-1CLEVELAND -- Kyle Schwarber didn't need much time to make an impact on the Chicago Cubs' lineup. In his second game back after early-April knee surgery cost him almost the entire regular season, Schwarber helped the Chicago Cubs beat the Cleveland Indians 5-1 Wednesday to even the World Series at one game apiece. Schwarber went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, making him 3-for-7 in the...
Atlanta Native Makes History As First Black Chicago Cub Player In World SeriesThe last time the Cubs played in the World Series, the coolers that fans are tailgating outside the stadium with were still two years away from being invented. And the last time the Cubs took the field for a World Series game, the team was all white. That's right! It was right at the time of integration in the league, and Ernie Banks, the first black man to wear Cubs uniform was still 5 years away from...
Five Things: Indians Take Game 1 As Kluber DominatesThe Indians ace made his presence felt in Game 1 and helped his team take a 1-0 series lead.
The Morning Sports News: 'Adding Depth'All signs continue to point to Tevin Coleman being out for the Falcons Sunday against the Packers, the team Tuesday elevated Terron Ward to the active roster and signed two other running backs, including free agent Stevan Ridley. Hugh said "This is the nature of the beast, and when...
Schwarber On Cubs' World Series Roster; Could Start At DHCLEVELAND (AP) — Kyle Schwarber was added to the Chicago Cubs' World Series roster and could start Tuesday night's opener against the Cleveland Indians at designated hitter. The 23-year-old outfielder replaced left-handed pitcher Rob Zastryzny on the...
Five Things: Cubs And Indians Reach World SeriesThe two franchises with the longest World Series droughts will square off in the Fall Classic.
History Made! Chicago Cubs Headed To World Series For First Time In 71 YearsCHICAGO (AP) — Cursed by a Billy Goat, bedeviled by Bartman and crushed by decades of disappointment, the Chicago Cubs are at long last headed back to the World Series. Kyle Hendricks outpitched Clayton Kershaw, Anthony Rizzo and Willson Contreras homered early and the Cubs won their first pennant since 1945, beating the...
The Morning Sports News: 'Stay Focused'The Falcons get ready to take on the Chargers on Sunday, Coach Quinn addressed the outside chatter surrounding the team and the early success this year when he met the media. Hugh said "This is what I don't get about...