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Cubs thump D-backs, back atop Central alone

Arrieta (12-8) kept the D-backs off the board until the fifth, while the Cubs built a 2-0 lead against Zack Godley. Arrieta pitched out of several jams and struck out six, with the lone run coming on a sacrifice fly ...

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Cubs send great tweet after monster game by Paul Goldschmidt

Jul 27, 2017; St. Louis, MO, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt (44) hits a single off of St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Kevin Siegrist (not pictured) during the eighth inning at Busch Stadium.  Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports The ...

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HRs lift Quintana to W; Cubs tied for 1st place

The Cubs now have won eight of their nine games since the All-Star break, and the main reason has been the pitching with the starters combining for a 2.41 ERA and seven quality starts in that stretch. Making his first ...

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Da trade! Cubs add arm, Sox get the farm

• Quintana making Cubs debut Sunday vs. O’s “We’re in the early stages of what we hope is a long run of a group of guys who we believe in,” Epstein said of the core of talented young position players ...

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Cubs to take Luke Heimlich off draft board in response to sex offender news

Reports of a top prospect’s past will keep him out of the Cubs’ consideration. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports A disturbing crime committed by Oregon State pitcher Luke Heimlich when he was a teenager has come to light, and that is ...

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The World Theo-ries: Cubs at Red Sox!

And the Cubs were a rollicking comedy with bleacher bums and illogical curses about goats and the “L” flag waving to let people on the El know that they had lost again. That was only 15 years ago. The Red ...

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Rizzo's walk-off single lifts Cubs over Dodgers in home opener

The Associated Press 1h ago Dennis Wierzbicki / USA TODAY Sports CHICAGO – Anthony Rizzo hit a game-winning single off Kenley Jansen in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Monday night after ...

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Cubs close out win with two defensive gems

Apr 4, 2017; St. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Cubs center fielder Albert Almora Jr. (5) celebrates after robbing St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams (not pictured) of a home run during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium.  Jeff Curry-USA ...

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Opening Day roundup: Cards sink pesky Cubs; MadBum rakes; Tanaka torched

Back in October, as he bid farewell to his adoring audience for the final time after calling the umpteenth Los Angeles Dodgers game of his remarkable career, Vin Scully – the venerable voice of summer for more summers than most ...

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Cubs to wear gold-trimmed jerseys to celebrate World Series win

| March 24, 2017 The Chicago Cubs on Friday provided a glimpse of the special jerseys the team will wear for its first series of the 2017 MLB season to commemorate their World Series victory last fall. The Cubs official ...

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