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  • 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...
  • Rod Blagojevich gave Cubs' Piniella advice in 2007

    Rod Blagojevich gave Cubs' Piniella advice in 2007
    Like any frustrated Cubs fan, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich had his own ideas about how manager Lou Piniella should run the team. The moment came during one tough stretch at the end of May 2007. The Cubs had just lost to the Florida Marlins 9-0, the team's...
  • End is all that matters

    End is all that matters
    If the Cubs win the National League Central by one game over the Cardinals, both teams can look back to a sunny April 17 afternoon at Wrigley Field that can be described only as wacky and backward. Not quite the way manager Lou Piniella had it drawn up....
  • Chicago Cubs win 7-5 in 11 innings

    Chicago Cubs win 7-5 in 11 innings
    It was getting late, and besides, Aramis Ramirez was becoming concerned about that big zero by his name. "I told (manager Lou Piniella) I was worried — I've never been 0-for-6 before," Ramirez said. "I had to do something. I was thinking about...
  • Milton Bradley a hit in return to Chicago Cubs' lineup

    PHOENIX -- The day before the season began in Houston, coming off a red hot spring, Milton Bradley said he was ready to show Cubs fans what he was all about. "Hopefully they can realize the kind of player I am, and realize I'm worth every penny I'm...
  • Steve Alexander

    Steve Alexander
    Steve is a part-time news anchor, usually heard Saturday mornings, including during the "Mr. Fix-It Show" with Lou Manfredini. Also, Steve contributes on-air as an agri-business reporter for WGN and on the Tribune Radio Network. The Illinois...
  • Ryan Theriot grand slam lifts Chicago Cubs past Florida Marlins 8-6

    Ryan Theriot grand slam lifts Chicago Cubs past Florida Marlins 8-6
    You'd like to say the Cubs' victory Friday was as easy as 1-2-3 but, these being the 2009 Cubs, "easy" is not part of their vocabulary. One would be the number of grand slams Ryan Theriot has in his career and the number of victories David Patton has...
  • Ask Paul: Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag

    Ask Paul: Paul Sullivan's Cubs mailbag
    In the year-end edition of Ask Paul, he addresses the Cubs' resurgence under Mike Quade, the Ricketts' offseason spending, Big Z's comeback and other issues To what do you attribute the Cubs' resurgence after Lou Piniella's departure? It can't be just...
  • From 2008: Santo 'kind of fed up' with Hall balloting

    The longer he goes without getting the call from the Hall of Fame, the easier it is for Ron Santo to rebound. The former Cubs third baseman led the balloting by the Veterans Committee but still fell nine shy of gaining the necessary 75 percent of the...
  • 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...
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