| Dec 22, 2009
| 8:28 AM
Pitcher Javy Vazquez has been traded back to the New York Yankees by Atlanta in a swap that sent Melky Cabrera to the Braves, people familiar with the trade told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
The people spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal...
| Apr 16, 2009
The fans poured into the new Yankee Stadium hours early on Thursday, eager to witness the historic first regular-season game at the new ballpark.
One 40-ish man said as he crossed 161st St.: "I haven't been this excited since I was a little kid." The...
| Dec 14, 2008
| 8:58 PM
Would you pay $10 to skate at the Friendly Confines?
If you're a neighbor of the Cubs, you're about to get that opportunity.
The Cubs sent e-mails to neighbors and neighborhood groups last week announcing a community skate on the hockey rink soon to...
| Aug 5, 2008
| 10:01 PM
Remember last September when Alfonso Soriano almost single-handedly pushed the Cubs into the playoffs?
Maybe he's starting a month earlier this season.
In his last 10 games, Soriano is hitting .419 with five homers, 12 runs scored and 11 driven in.
| Aug 6, 2008
| 10:37 PM
It was redemption day for a pair of Cubs, their chance to contribute after feeling like they were on the outside looking in for most of July.
The pitching hero was Jason Marquis, who picked up his first victory since June 21 against the White Sox.
| Aug 10, 2008
| 10:17 PM
Everyone who said it would be a cold day in August before Cubs fans cheered former Cardinals center fielder Jim Edmonds for a warning-track fly ball were apparently right on the money.
With unseasonably cool temperatures dipping into the mid-60s Sunday...
| Aug 11, 2008
| 12:19 PM
Cubs shortstop Ryan Theriot pinch-hits for Paul Sullivan this week and answers your questions about his nickname, his pitching prowess, whether he could take Fontenot in a fight, and other relevant issues in a special edition of Ask The Riot.
| Aug 15, 2008
| 9:11 PM
Daryle Ward smelled like a brewery after his teammates gave him the best beer shower of his career Friday night at Dolphin Stadium.
Ward's pinch-hit three-run homer off Kevin Gregg in the top of the ninth inning gave the Cubs a 6-5 comeback victory...
| Aug 19, 2008
| 10:49 AM
Ask Paul returns to answer your relevant questions about Lou's future, D-Ward's numbers, day games vs. night games, who decides which games are posted on the Wrigley Field scoreboard, and his favorite Lil' Wayne song:
Hey, Sully, what's your take on...
| Aug 19, 2008
| 10:34 PM
While CC Sabathia has proved to be the best midseason pick-up in baseball since Milwaukee acquired him in July, Rich Harden isn't far behind.
The Cubs right-hander pitched another gem Tuesday night in a 5-0 victory over Cincinnati, allowing only two hits...
| Aug 20, 2008
| 9:27 PM
Cubs manager Lou Piniella spotted Marty Brennaman wearing a pink shirt in the interview room Wednesday when he decided to poke some fun at the Reds announcer.
"Boy, hot pink from Cincinnati," Piniella said. "Is it Sadie Hawkins Day or what?"