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  • Wood zeroes in as Cubs win fourth straight

    The Sports Xchange By Jeff Wallner, The Sports Xchange Wood zeroes in as Cubs win fourth straight CINCINNATI -- Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria said it was important for Travis Wood to have a strong outing Tuesday. "It hasn't been like the season...
  • Sunday's recap: Cubs 2, Orioles 1

    Sunday's recap: Cubs 2, Orioles 1
    The summary The Cubs swept the American League East-leading Orioles with a 2-1 victory Sunday at Wrigley Field. Tsuyoshi Wada took a no-hitter into the seventh inning against his former organization. Miguel Gonzalez took the loss. The Orioles were...
  • Jackson's starting status in jeopardy with Cubs

    Jackson's starting status in jeopardy with Cubs
    Edwin Jackson might have finally pitched himself out of the Cubs rotation, while Javier Baez will return to his original position on a temporary basis. Jackson’s last debacle -- a 8-3 loss to the San Francisco Giants -- was so convincing that he...
  • Finding playing time for all a challenge for Cubs

    NEW YORK — Jake Arrieta will continue to pitch through September, but finding innings for other Cubs players the rest of the season will be a challenge for manager Rick Renteria. Arismendy Alcantara returned to the leadoff spot Monday for the...
  • Monday's recap: Cubs 4, Mets 1

    The summary After being blanked for five innings by Carlos Torres, who started after Bartolo Colon left to attend to his ill mother, the Cubs pulled away. Anthony Rizzo hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth, and rookie Javier Baez hit a two-run homer...
  • Cubs 2, Giants 0 (4 1/2 innings)

    The Sports Xchange By Jack McCarthy, The SportsXchange Cubs 2, Giants 0 (4 1/2 innings) CHICAGO -- Anthony Rizzo went 2-for-2 with a two-run home run, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 2-0 in a game that was delayed due to poor field...
  • Good chemistry between Cubs veterans, rookies

    No rookie hazing. No jealousy. That's the current mission of Cubs veterans who welcome the balancing act of trying to finish the season strong while aiding rookies who could end up taking their positions in the near future. "I think everything that...
  • Cubs win shortened game thanks to unplayable field

    The Sports Xchange By Jack McCarthy, The SportsXchange Cubs win shortened game thanks to unplayable field CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs claimed a rain-shortened, 2-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants early Wednesday morning. The Giants might protest...
  • Tuesday's recap: Cubs 2, Giants 0 (5 inn.)

    Tuesday's recap: Cubs 2, Giants 0 (5 inn.)
    The summary The Cubs, playing the first of their 38 final games against playoff contenders, leaned on a two-run home run in the first inning by Anthony Rizzo, his 29th of the season and his second in as many games. Tsuyoshi Wada put a runner on base...
  • Padres' Alonso done for year with latest arm injury

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH During the winter of 2011, the San Diego Padres were so high on the future of first baseman Yonder Alonso that they traded away their top first base prospect, Anthony Rizzo. The...
  • Sunday's recap: Cubs 2, Mets 1

    Sunday's recap: Cubs 2, Mets 1
    The summary The Cubs snapped a three-game losing streak behind Jake Arrieta's seven innings of two-hit ball and an opposite-field home run by Starlin Castro that snapped a 1-1 tie in the ninth. The Cubs overcame a game-tying single in the eighth by...