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Cubs put Koji Uehara on DL, recall Justin Grimm
August 9th, 2017 at 1:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cubs have put relief pitcher Koji Uehara on the 10-day disabled list with neck soreness and recalled Justin Grimm from Class AAA Iowa. Uehara left the Tuesday night's game against the Giants because of stiffness on the lower right side of his neck after facing two batters in the seventh. He...

Pennsylvania paper calls for Maddon to apologize to Hazleton residents
August 8th, 2017 at 5:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** A Pennsylvania paper is calling for Joe Maddon to apologize for saying Hazleton residents had to "either help or die." Maddon was recently featured on NBC News for his work with the Hazleton Integration Project (HIP). He spoke with NBC correspondent Harry Smith about HIP, which emphasizes cultural inclusion in Maddon's hometown...

WATCH: Javy Baez hits exciting inside-the-park home run
August 8th, 2017 at 10:13 AM
***PHOTO1*** In the second inning on Monday in a game against the San Francisco Giants, Cubs' free-swinger Javy Baez stood at the plate and admired a 421-foot moonshot he had just launched. Only problem was the ball didn't carry out of the deepest regions of AT&T park. ... Read Original Post at ...

Former Cubs manager Don Baylor dies at 68 from multiple myeloma
August 7th, 2017 at 9:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** Former Cubs manager Don Baylor died Monday morning after a long struggle with multiple myeloma. He was 68. According to the Austin American-Statesman, Baylor died at 4:25 a.m. Monday, his son confirmed to his hometown newspaper. "Don passed from this earth with the same fierce dignity with which...

Kyle Schwarber could be left out during Cubs series against Giants
August 6th, 2017 at 1:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Giants are scheduled to throw three left-handers at the Cubs this week in San Francisco. So don't be shocked if Kyle Schwarber doesn't get too many starts during the three-game set. Cubs manager Joe Maddon said "for right now" he doesn't ... Read Original Post at http://chicago.suntimes.com/sports/kyle-schwarber-could-be-left-out-during-cubs-series-against-giants/ Sports Media 101...