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  • Starlin Castro wants to stay just where he is

    Starlin Castro wants to stay just where he is
    NEW YORK — Starlin Castro said he was unaware many Mets fans have targeted him as their shortstop of the future. But as far as Castro is concerned, he prefers to stay with the Cubs and at shortstop, where the organization is well-stocked with...
  • Mets 3, Cubs 2

    The Sports Xchange By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange Mets 3, Cubs 2 NEW YORK -- Left fielder Eric Campbell hit a three-run homer in the fourth inning, and right-hander Zack Wheeler threw 6 2/3 strong innings as the New York Mets edged the Chicago Cubs...
  • Cubs' Albert Almora adjusting step by step

     Cubs' Albert Almora adjusting step by step
    KODAK, TENN — The last of the original "Core Four" prospects to make it through the Cubs' system is likely to be center fielder Albert Almora, the initial first-round draft pick of the new regime in 2012. By the time Almora makes it —...
  • Cubs' Ruggiano bats 5th

    Cubs' Ruggiano bats 5th
    NEW YORK -- Justin Ruggiano will get the task of batting behind Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro on Saturday night when the Chicago Cubs play the New York Mets. Ruggiano will be batting in place of Luis Valbuena, who is not starting for the second...
  • Game roundup: Harper hits walk-off HR in 13th to lift Nats

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 6; Adds Mariners-White Sox; more to come Game roundup: Harper hits walk-off HR in 13th to lift Nats WASHINGTON -- Bryce Harper hit a two-run homer with no outs in the bottom of the 13th inning against reliever...
  • Cubs 6, Rockies 2

    The Sports Xchange By Jack Etkin, The Sports Xchange Cubs 6, Rockies 2 DENVER -- Javier Baez went 3-for-4 with two home runs and drove in four runs Thursday to power the Chicago Cubs to a 6-2 win over the Colorado Rockies in the series finale at...
  • Series preview: Rays at Cubs

    Series preview: Rays at Cubs
    All games on WGN-AM 720. Season series: Rays 4-2 all time. Friday: 3:05 p.m., WGN-9. RH Chris Archer (7-6, 3.42) vs. LH Tsuyoshi Wada (1-1, 3.32). Saturday: 3:05 p.m., WGN-9. RH Jake Odorizzi (7-9, 4.09) vs. RH Edwin Jackson (6-11, 5.66)....
  • Baez homers twice in third game as Cubs top Rockies

    The Sports Xchange By Jack Etkin, The Sports Xchange Baez homers twice in third game as Cubs top Rockies DENVER -- After hitting two home runs Thursday and helping the Chicago Cubs beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2, Javier Baez modestly referred to a Coors...
  • Cubs turn attention to acquiring top pitchers

    DENVER — While rookie Kyle Hendricks further solidified his chances of staying in the Cubs' rotation past 2014 on Thursday, team executives already have embarked vigorously on a 24-month mission to acquire premium starting pitching. Although one...
  • Wrigley welcome not so warm for Javier Baez

    Wrigley welcome not so warm for Javier Baez
    When Javy Baez toured Wrigley Field with some other prospects during a cold January day in 2013, a Cubs' executive chastised them for walking on the grass and leaving imprints. You can bet no one was telling Baez where he could and could not walk Friday...
  • Long games becoming the norm for Cubs

    Long games becoming the norm for Cubs
    The Cubs have played five extra inning games out of their last 10 games, including Friday’s 3-hour, 30-minute loss to the Rays in 10 innings. ┬áThe stretch began with the 16-inning, 6-hour, 27-minute game against the Rockies, the longest game in...