| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Cycling--Tour de France, Stage 2, 6:30 a.m. (NBCSN), same-day tape, 11:30 a.m. (NBC)
Auto Racing--Formula One, British Grand Prix, same-day tape, 10:30 a.m. (NBCSN); Drag Racing, NHRA Route 66 Nationals, same-day tape, 8 p.m....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:26 AM
The Orioles have traded right-handers Jake Arrieta and Pedro Strop to the Chicago Cubs for right-hander Scott Feldman and catcher Steve Clevenger (Mount St. Joseph). Here's some reaction on the move.
Dan Connolly, Orioles/baseball reporter: The Orioles...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 8:55 PM
Northern State at Winona, 1 p.m. doubleheader
Major League Baseball—Philadelphia Phillies at Cincinnati Reds, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Minnesota Twins, 7 p.m. (FXSP)
| Oct 7, 2012
| 10:01 PM
The Chicago Cubs believe they have a piece of their core in place in the catcher’s spot, so there should be no need to look for one this offseason.
Welington Castillo earned the starting job with a .265 average, though he hit only .195 against...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 10:59 PM
Tennis--U.S. Open, Men’s Semifinal Match, 11 a.m. (ESPN2); Women’s Championship Match, 3:30 p.m. (CBS)
NFL Football--Jacksonville Jaguars at Minnesota Vikings, Noon (CBS); Washington Redskins at New Orleans Saints, Noon...
| May 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen Smittys at Watertown, 5 p.m. doubleheader
Men's 12-Inch Slow Pitch at South Complex
6:30 p.m. - Splitters vs. Johnson Drywall (B); Das Bombers vs. Wild Oats (C); CDJ Electric/Ken's Super Fair Foods/...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:55 AM
MILWAUKEE -- Third baseman Ian Stewart is the only left-handed batter in the Cubs' luneup Thursday against Brewers southpaw Randy Wolf.
Jeff Baker replaces Bryan LaHair at first base, Reed Johnson is in right field for David DeJesus and switch-hitting...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Contact a Hollywood agent, quick. It's time for someone to do the miniseries "Trading Sori: Inside the Cubs' Quest for the Holy Grail.''
The conversations about the Alfonso Soriano situation that have taken place recently and will take place for who...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 9:22 PM
And, no, the question isn't "What are two words the Cubs haven't said this season?''
A lot of us were having trouble figuring out how Theo Epstein should handle the awkward confluence of Anthony Rizzo, Bryan LaHair and Alfonso Soriano,...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:18 PM
The crosstown blog for people who don’t have all day to read blogs:
The Cubs placed Ryan Dempster on the disabled list because of tightness in his right trade value.
I assume that Dempster’s injury and Monday’s night’s outing...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 9:53 PM
So much for Anthony Rizzo's victory lap.
On the day after Rizzo's critically acclaimed Chicago debut, the Cubs demonstrated nicely what exactly he has gotten himself into.
The 17-1 loss to the Mets wasn't quite like that horrific, fireball-generating...