| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:10 PM
The Chicago Cubs are in the midst of exit interviews with players, but left-hander Travis Wood gave an accurate and blunt assessment of his 2014 season following an 8-0 loss Monday night to the St. Louis Cardinals.
“It wasn’t a good year for...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Left-hander Travis Wood was tagged for five hits during the Cardinals' four-run fourth, and Adam Wainwright got his 20th victory with seven innings of three-hit ball.
At the plate
After Anthony Rizzo hit a double with two outs in the...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The Cubs tossed autographed baseballs to selected fans before finishing with a 41-40 record at Wrigley Field, their first home winning record since 2009.
Jake Arrieta led the way with seven innings of two-hit ball in which he struck out 10...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Now that the Dodgers have officially clinched their second consecutive National League West title, it appears likely they will start this year’s postseason the same way they ended last year’s playoffs: with Clayton Kershaw on the mound against...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:54 PM
Jorge Soler's two home runs led the Cubs to a 7-2 victory over the Cardinals, spoiling Yadier Molina's return from the disabled list. Soler hit a game-tying solo shot in the seventh and a mammoth two-run blast in the four-run eighth.
| Sep 5, 2014
| 10:33 PM
White Sox: If the Sox were in contention, would Jose Abreu be the odds-on favorite to win AL MVP?
Indians: New York Daily News decides it no longer will use Indians' cartoon logo, Chief Wahoo.
Royals: Raul Ibanez...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:59 PM
ST. LOUIS — The Cubs and Cardinals have been hating on each other for 122 years and running, so Sunday afternoon's tete-a-tete between John Lackey and Starlin Castro was nothing new.
Just Google "Dusty Baker-Tony La Russa-shouting match" for a...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. ANGELS: If Chris Iannetta had more plate appearances, his .385 OBP would tie for third in the AL. (1)
2. BALTIMORE: Seven with at least 10 HR: N. Cruz, C. Davis,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:35 PM
ST. LOUIS -- All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is expected to miss at least eight weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a torn thumb ligament. The St. Louis Cardinals announced the procedure would take place Friday.
Molina left Wednesday night's game...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 6:36 PM
A.J. Pierzynski insists he is not such a bad guy in the clubhouse, once you get to know him.
Released by the Red Sox on July 16, the former White Sox catcher signed with the Cardinals in time to help his new club defeat the Cubs 6-3 on Saturday....
| Aug 28, 2014
| 9:07 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Cardinals 7-5.
Friday: 7:15 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Kyle Hendricks (5-1, 1.78) vs. RH Shelby Miller (8-9, 4.26).
Saturday: 1:15 p.m., 7:15 p.m., both on CSN.
LH Felix Doubront (2-4, 6.07) vs. RH Justin Masterson...