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  1. Starlin Castro excused from Cubs after death of cousin and three friends in car accident

    Aug 20, 2014, 9:59 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was a late scratch from Wednesday night’s game against the Giants because what was called a family emergency. Now the heartbreaking details are out …

  2. Andrew Cashner tosses five innings in rehab start

    Aug 19, 2014, 1:03 PM EDT

    Andrew Cashner

    Before being shut down Cashner had a 2.36 ERA in 12 starts.

  3. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 19, 2014, 6:42 AM EDT

    Arizona Diamondbacks v Washington Nationals

    The Nats win the close ones. They win the not-so-close ones. They win the tame ones. And last night, they won a wild one.

  4. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 18, 2014, 5:30 AM EDT

    Lloyd McClendon, Tony Randazzp

    An ump show in Detroit couldn’t stop the Mariners’ momentum.

  5. Starlin Castro hopes to stay with the Cubs

    Aug 16, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

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    When the Cubs acquired top prospect shortstop Addison Russell from the Athletics in the Jeff Samardzija/Jason Hammel deal, many assumed that it likely signified the beginning of the end for Starlin Castro in Chicago. But Castro hopes to stick around.

  6. Joe Posnanski ranks all 30 MLB ballparks

    Aug 15, 2014, 2:58 PM EDT

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    Joe Posnanski ranks all 30 MLB ballparks. Spoiler alert: Wrigley Field is No. 1.

  7. History and nostalgia make Wrigley the No. 1 MLB ballpark

    Aug 15, 2014, 2:46 PM EDT

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    There are so many great ballparks in baseball right now, but Wrigley more than any of them – more even than Fenway Park, I think, though that’s a great debate – is the one that clings hardest to the past.

  8. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and hghlghts

    Aug 13, 2014, 7:16 AM EDT

    Mariners

    In the future, every pitcher will toss seven shutout innings for fifteen minutes — Andy Warhol.

  9. Watch: Elderly fan at Wrigley Field makes the catch of the night

    Aug 11, 2014, 10:37 PM EDT

    wrigley field fan

    Don’t worry, I’m hearing that Ruben Amaro, Jr. is already trying to get in touch with his agent.

  10. Dodgers place shortstop Hanley Ramirez on 15-day disabled list with a strained right oblique

    Aug 10, 2014, 12:01 PM EDT

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    Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez suffered a strained right oblique on Friday night and was officially placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday morning.

  11. It’s Baez-mania at Wrigley Field today

    Aug 8, 2014, 3:54 PM EDT

    Javier Baez Getty

    The Cubs’ young slugger makes his home debut

  12. Reports: Cubs claimed Cole Hamels off revocable waivers from the Phillies

    Aug 7, 2014, 11:41 PM EDT

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    The Cubs have reportedly claimed Cole Hamels off revocable waivers from the Phillies, but it’s unlikely that the two sides work out a trade.

  13. Cubs designate Nate Schierholtz for assignment

    Aug 6, 2014, 3:14 PM EDT

    Nate Schierholtz

    Last season around this time the Cubs decided not to trade Nate Schierholtz in the middle of a career-year.

  14. When will the Cubs call up Kris Bryant to join Javier Baez?

    Aug 6, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT

    Kris Bryant Cubs

    Yes, Theo Epstein sees the light at the end of the tunnel, but that doesn’t mean the prospects are getting an E-Z Pass to the big leagues.

  15. The Cubs are calling up Javier Baez

    Aug 4, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

    Javier Baez

    The future is finally here.

  16. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 4, 2014, 5:00 AM EDT

    Indians celebration

    The Tribe walks off against Texas, MadBum was dominant and V-Mart goes yard again. Note: if you were not a baseball fan, you would have no idea what any of the stuff in the previous sentence meant. It’s just barely English, yet we all get it. Cool, huh?

  17. Twins claim outfielder Jordan Schafer off of waivers from the Braves

    Aug 3, 2014, 4:20 PM EDT

    Jordan Schafer

    The Braves were crunched for roster space, so they designated Jordan Schafer for assignment on Friday. The Twins decided to put a claim in on him.

  18. VIDEO: Yasiel Puig gets creative to avoid tag at home plate

    Aug 2, 2014, 10:12 AM EDT

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    Yasiel Puig doing Yasiel Puig things.

  19. The Braves are going to designate Jordan Schafer for assignment

    Aug 1, 2014, 1:04 PM EDT

    Jordan Schafer

    Perhaps he and Uggla can join up to fight crime someplace?

  20. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 1, 2014, 6:35 AM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    A good day for Clayton Kershaw. A bad day for Cliff Lee, Tyler Skaggs and Eric Hosmer.

  21. Cubs trade James Russell and Emilio Bonifacio to the Braves for a catching prospect.

    Jul 31, 2014, 4:52 PM EDT

    Russell_James

    The Braves get their lefty and a venerable super sub. The Cubs get an interesting catching prospect.

  22. 2014 Trade Deadline Tracker

    Jul 31, 2014, 4:15 PM EDT

    David Price

    Recapping all of Thursday’s dealings in one spot.

  23. “All indications” Cubs will trade Emilio Bonifacio

    Jul 31, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Emilio Bonifacio

    Emilio Bonifacio was available to the Cubs on a minor-league deal after being released by the Royals in February and now five months later they’re going to get something in return for the 29-year-old speedster.

  24. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 30, 2014, 7:24 AM EDT

    90s

    The Yankees and Rangers gave us a retro night in Arlington.

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