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Central Intelligence (Week of March 12): Also-Rans Running Hot
March 19th, 2017 at 10:53 AM
***PHOTO1*** Erik Mauro March 19, 2017 The season is creeping ever so closer. Can you feel the excitement yet?  Amidst the World Baseball Classic, which has been fantastic, by the way, there were still Spring Training games going on.  Here's a look at the week that was in...

Watch: Ben Zobrist and Addison Russell Hit Back-To-Back Jacks
March 15th, 2017 at 11:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** Corey Freedman March 15, 2017 Ben Zobrist hit his first homer of Spring Training lead ... Read Original Post at http://www.cubsinsider.com/2017/03/15/watch-ben-zobrist-addison-russell-hit-back-back-jacks/ Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web about your favorite sport or sports team. This article is originally posted...

Ethics Board warns aldermen to decline Sox home opener freebie
March 14th, 2017 at 12:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chicago's re-energized Board of Ethics is drawing the foul line again on baseball freebies â?? five months after forcing the Cubs to yank a lucrative offer to let aldermen purchase World Series tickets at face value. In a memo sent this week, Ethics Board Chairman William Conlon is warning aldermen, department...

Central Intelligence: A Look Around the Division for the Week of 2/19
February 26th, 2017 at 8:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** Erik Mauro February 26, 2017 Spring Training has kicked off in full force, as every team started games this week. Games will continue for a little over a month before the season officially kicks off on April 2nd. There was a lot of action across the NL...

Can the Chicago Cubs Repeat as World Series Champions?
February 24th, 2017 at 11:52 AM
No MLB team has been able to repeat as World Series champions since the New York Yankees won the Fall Classic for three straight years, between 1998 and 2000, but the Chicago Cubs are no strangers to breaking streaks and they have a great chance to win the World Series...