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Cubs reliever predicts team will even up NLCS vs Dodgers

The first two games of the 2017 NLCS haven't gone the way the Chicago Cubs hoped they would. Chicago jumped out to leads in both games in Los Angeles, but watched the Dodgers rally to grab a 2-0 series lead. With the series shifting to Chicago for three games, the Cubs have to find their offense and they have to find it quickly. Following the Game 2 loss, Cubs reliever Carl Edwards Jr. made a bold predictio ...

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Chicago Cubs plane diverted to New Mexico on way to Los Angeles

As if the Los Angeles Dodgers needed another small advantage in the NLCS. After a long Game 5 in Washington, the Chicago Cubs boarded their plane on Friday to fly to Los Angeles and prepare for Game 1 of the NLCS against the Dodgers. But they will have to wait just a little longer to actually get to LA. The Cubs team plane had to be diverted to Albuquerque, New Mexico after there was a medical emergency. Th ...

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VIDEO: Addison Russell’s RBI double to give Cubs the lead

Game 5 of the NLDS between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals has seen a lot of excitement early on. Chicago jumped out to a 1-0 lead after Jon Jay scored on an RBI groundout by Anthony Rizzo in the first inning. But Washington answered right back in the second scoring 4 runs. Daniel Murphy got the inning started with a big home run off of Kyle Hendricks and then for the second-straight day Michael A ...

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Report: Stephen Strasburg to start Game 4 of NLDS

It appears as if Tanner Roark won't be starting in Wednesday's elimination game at Wrigley Field. Just hours after Dusty Baker announced that the team would go with Roark following a rainout on Tuesday, the skipper has changed his mind. Baker announced that Strasburg was feeling under the weather and blamed the "mold in Chicago" for the reasoning. But it appears as if Strasburg is somehow healthy enough to ...

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VIDEO: Anthony Rizzo comes up clutch for the Cubs in NLDS

The Chicago Cubs will have the chance to eliminate the Washington Nationals on Tuesday afternoon thanks to a comeback effort in Game 3 on Monday. Chicago trailed 1-0 and was hitless until the 7th inning when Ben Zobrist lined a double off of Max Scherzer. The hit knocked Scherzer out of the game and the Cubs rallied. After a base hit by Albert Almora Jr., the Cubs tied the game and Wrigley Field was rocking ...

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Jake Arrieta says he feels “good” ahead of Game 4 start in NLDS

Just hours before the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals play a crucial Game 3 of the NLDS at Wrigley Field, pitcher Jake Arrieta met the media and had some good news. Arrieta told reporters that he feels good and is ready to make his Game 4 start on Tuesday afternoon at Wrigley Field. That's big for the Cubs who weren't sure if the right-hander would be able to go with a hamstring injury. Arrieta cleare ...

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Brandon Saad records hat trick in first game back with Chicago Blackhawks

Do you think Brandon Saad was happy to return to Chicago? The 24-year-old winger scored a hat trick in his first preseason game of the 2017 NHL season returning to the Blackhawks after being acquired via a trade. Just days later, he did it again but this time in a game that counts. Saad played a big role in the Chicago Blackhawks blowout win over the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins in the ...

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NLDS: Kyle Hendricks to start Game 1 vs. Nationals

We are just a few days away until the National League Division Series between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals begins in D.C. in what should be a great series. As we get ready, the Cubs have officially announced their rotation for the first four games of the series. After meeting on Wednesday, the Cubs have announced that Kyle Hendricks will get the start in Game 1. CSN Chicago's Patrick Mooney rev ...

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Report: Chicago Bulls working on an extension for Gar Forman

The Chicago Bulls are right smack dab in the middle of a full rebuild after trading away superstar Jimmy Butler during the 2017 NBA Draft. Life has been rough for the organization the last 5 years or so. After Derrick Rose tore ligaments in his knee, he was never the same and the Bulls fell from the top of the Eastern Conference to the bottom where they currently sit. Instead of trying to get younger during ...

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2017 Chicago Cubs regular season highlights to get you pumped for NLDS

We are just days away from the start of the National League Division Series between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals. The Cubs are looking to defend their World Series title from 2016 but it won't be easy. The 2017 regular season was a struggle at times but the Cubs were still able to win the NL Central for the second-straight year. While it had its downs, it also had its ups. There were plenty of ...

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