Chicago Cubs

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October 01, 2018 - 8:07 pm
By ANDREW SELIGMAN , AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Manager Joe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs insist they still have plenty left to make another deep run in the postseason. What they don't have is room for error. The Cubs will host the Colorado Rockies in the wild-card game on Tuesday after both...
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October 01, 2018 - 3:30 pm
By JAY COHEN, AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Yelich's easy smile and champagne-soaked T-shirt said it all. A division title is much more fun than a Triple Crown. Yelich collected three more hits as the Milwaukee Brewers won their first NL Central title since 2011, beating the Chicago...
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By JOHN JACKSON , Associated Press
September 27, 2018 - 9:54 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo thought he'd caught the foul ball. Many others at Wrigley Field, meanwhile, thought about Steve Bartman. Despite a play that reminded Cubs fans of what went wrong many years ago, Chicago wound up clinching its fourth straight postseason appearance and holding its narrow...
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Padres 10 Cubs 6
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Braden Surprenant
August 05, 2018 - 3:20 pm
The Padres were able to score double digit runs for the sixth time this season on Sunday after beating the Chicago Cubs 10-6. San Diego jumped out to a 4-0 lead when Hunter Renfroe hit a sacrifice fly to right in the first inning, that scored Manuel Margot. Later in the second inning, Freddy Galvis...
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Cubs 5 Padres 4
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Braden Surprenant
August 04, 2018 - 4:08 pm
The San Diego Padres came up just a little short on Saturday afternoon, as they were taken down by the Chicago Cubs 5-4 for the second time in two days. The Cubs were able to score all of their runs in the second inning, thanks to a couple home runs by Kyle Schwarber and Anthony Rizzo and a couple...
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Cubs down Padres 7-4
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Braden Surprenant
July 15, 2018 - 7:31 pm
The San Diego Padres have had a tough stretch as of late, going 3-10 so far in the month of July and losing 22 of their last 28 ball games. Then came today where the first inning was not an indication of anything different. Toeing the rubber for the Padres today was young rookie left-hander, Eric...
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Cubs defeat Padres 11-6
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Braden Surprenant
July 15, 2018 - 12:30 am
Eric Hosmer got things started for the Padres in the first inning with a huge two run home run to left field, his first home run since June 12th. Saying he needed that would be an understatement. Hosmer had been in a huge slump over the past couple series. Hosmer was a lowly 1-for-25 on the past...
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June 20, 2018 - 4:31 pm
By ANDREW SELIGMAN , AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Whether they were making neat grabs or nailing runners at the plate, the Chicago Cubs came through with one sparkling play after another. It was just what Jon Lester needed. The four-time All-Star won his fifth straight start, Javier Baez backed...
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