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  • From 2007: The bummer of 69(%)

    Ron Santo's heart was broken again Tuesday when he was denied entrance into the Baseball Hall of Fame, leaving the former Cubs icon to wonder whether his day ever will come. The nine-time All-Star learned Tuesday morning the Veterans Committee again...
  • Blagojevich's secret talks with Tribune Co.

    Blagojevich's secret talks with Tribune Co.
    Early on a Sunday evening in December, e-mails went out among state officials who had just learned that financially strapped Tribune Co. was about to file for bankruptcy protection. "This could measurably complicate Project Elwood," wrote William Brandt,...
  • Sosa hits career HR No. 600

    Sosa hits career HR No. 600
    Former Cubs icon Sammy Sosa became the fifth player in major-league history to reach the 600 home run plateau Wednesday night when he connected off right-hander Jason Marquis in the fifth inning of the Rangers' 7-3 victory over the Cubs. Employing his...
  • From the Cubicle

    Greetings, baseball lovers, North and South. Lets' get right to Round 1, Game 2 of the annual crosstown hatefest. It's an absolutely beautiful Saturday afternoon in Chicago for just about anything, save sitting at a desk in an empty newsroom. Such is...
  • Chicago Cubs romp 12-3 over Houston Astros

    Chicago Cubs romp 12-3 over Houston Astros
    It was a tough day to be a starting pitcher at Wrigley Field. After a 12-3 Cubs victory, Houston released its starter, Russ Ortiz, and the Cubs traded theirs, Kevin Hart. "Bittersweet," Cubs catcher Koyie Hill said of the victory and the ensuing loss of...
  • Chicago Cubs lose 4-3 in 12 innings to Philadelphia Phillies

    Chicago Cubs lose 4-3 in 12 innings to Philadelphia Phillies
    On Sunday, the Cubs found a way to lose to the Rockies despite knocking out 17 hits. They managed to one-up themselves Tuesday night, losing 4-3 in 12 innings to the Phillies despite giving up only three hits. Ben Francisco's home run off Kevin Gregg...
  • Is Lou Piniella's tough love the way to handle Milton Bradley

    Is Lou Piniella's tough love the way to handle Milton Bradley
  • Piniella proves he still has firepower as Cubs take series from Pirates

    Piniella proves he still has firepower as Cubs take series from Pirates
    PITTSBURGH -- Lou Piniella finally blew his top Wednesday night at PNC Park, putting an end to the long-running story line about his alleged lack of fire. Piniella proved he still can emote with the best of them during a sixth-inning ejection in the...
  • Chicago Cubs win 9-4

    A cool wind blowing in from the north Wednesday night brought a late September feel to Wrigley Field. While the calendar says there's still more than a month to go before the Cubs season ends, the chilly weather and the team's late-summer free fall...
  • After Chicago Cubs 5-4 loss, Milton Bradley says media 'twisted' his remarks

    After Chicago Cubs 5-4 loss, Milton Bradley says media 'twisted' his remarks
    When Milton Bradley grounded out with the tying run on second in the ninth inning of Thursday's 5-4 loss to the Nationals, the game ended. But the real story was just beginning because Bradley refused to let it end. The Bradley saga took another strange...
  • Ted Lilly brilliant as Cubs blank Rockies 4-0

    Ted Lilly brilliant as Cubs blank Rockies 4-0
    When Ted Lilly entered the seventh inning of the Cubs' home opener Monday with a no-hitter intact, the remnants of the 40,077 human popsicles who ventured out to Wrigley Field were starting to think they were witnessing history. Lilly had been...