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Jake Peavy

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  • Jackson 'owes' a lot to Cubs, fans

    Jackson 'owes' a lot to Cubs, fans
    Edwin Jackson believes he can return from a latissmus dorsi muscle strain near his right throwing shoulder by the end of the season and give the Chicago Cubs and their fans a snippet of better days ahead. “I don’t think I‘ve proven...
  • Game roundup: Porcello's 3-hitter leads Tigers over Rays

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 9: fixes Stults to left-hander in final game Game roundup: Porcello's 3-hitter leads Tigers over Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Rick Porcello retired 20 consecutive batters, and Victor Martinez hit a grand slam as...
  • Giants beat Cubs to complete win-win day

    CHICAGO Wednesday's first break came just before the first pitch, when Major League Baseball announced that the Giants had won their protest of Tuesday's controversial loss. The second one came when Edwin Jackson took the mound for the Chicago Cubs....
  • Giants cruise behind Peavy's solid start against Cubs

    The Sports Xchange By Jack McCarthy, The SportsXchange Giants cruise behind Peavy's solid start against Cubs CHICAGO -- Facing the prospect of at least 13 1/2 innings of baseball on Thursday, Giants manager Bruce Bochy didn't want to stress his bullpen...
  • Wednesday's recap: Giants 8, Cubs 3

    Wednesday's recap: Giants 8, Cubs 3
    The summary The Giants jumped on starter Edwin Jackson for four runs in the first inning and added three in the third to snap the Cubs' two-game winning streak. Jackson could be bumped from the rotation. At the plate Chris Valaika hit a two-run home...
  • Giants 8, Cubs 3

    The Sports Xchange By Jack McCarthy, The SportsXchange Giants 8, Cubs 3 CHICAGO -- Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings and first baseman Travis Ishikawa went 3-for-5 with three RBIs as the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on...
  • 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...
  • Sanchez likely to sit out rest of season

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Francisco Giants - INSIDE PITCH CHICAGO -- Giants manager Bruce Bochy confirmed on Tuesday that backup catcher Hector Sanchez is out for the foreseeable figure and possibly the rest of the season after...
  • 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...
  • Series preview: Giants at Cubs

    All games on WGN-AM 720. Season series: Giants 2-1. Tuesday: 7:05 p.m., CSN. RH Ryan Vogelsong (7-8, 3.71) vs. LH Tsuyoshi Wada (2-1, 3.15). Wednesday: 7:05 p.m., WCIU-26. RH Jake Peavy (2-12, 4.57) vs. RH Edwin Jackson (6-13, 5.74). Thursday:...
  • No-nonsense approach is a winner for Giants Manager Bruce Bochy

    Bruce Bochy didn't feel like the major leagues' winningest active manager Wednesday morning. A five-game losing streak had left the San Francisco Giants closer to the third-place San Diego Padres than the first-place Dodgers in the National League West....