Tagged: ‘Chicago’

Jason Heyward delivers home run, 4 RBIs, ‘huge’ fielding play
April 22nd, 2017 at 7:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** CINCINNATI - The kind of full impact the Cubs envisioned when they signed Jason Heyward to that Cubs-record contract before last season was on full display during the Cubs' 12-8 victory over the Reds on Saturday afternoon. Already off to a good start at the plate in a bounce-back season, Heyward...

Cubs out-slug Reds, but keep an eye on rotation for what’s next
April 22nd, 2017 at 6:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** CINCINNATI - It's clear by now that most of the consternation in Cubdom over what's wrong with the Cubs and what needs improving has more to do with last year's clear sailing than this year's flaws. They are, after all, in first place with an early season pace that would lead...

Reds poke fun at hordes of Cubs fans in their ballpark
April 22nd, 2017 at 5:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Reds may have lost 6-5 to the CubsĀ on Friday night, but their troll game was on fire. During the Reds' first ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web about your favorite sport or sports team. This...

Cubs to option Tommy La Stella to Iowa; Ben Zobrist sidelined
April 21st, 2017 at 11:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** CINCINNATI - The Cubs are expected to option infielder Tommy La Stella to the minors on Saturday when he returns from bereavement leave. That leaves plenty of time to start an office pool on how long it will take him to report for work with Class AAA Iowa. The smart money...

Message for Cubs in Bizarro Blackhawks, Bulls playoffs?
April 21st, 2017 at 11:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** CINCINNATI - The top-seeded Blackhawks dominated in the first round of the NHL playoffs and eliminated in a four-game blink of an eye? The lowly Bulls won the first two games against top-seeded Boston on the road in the NBA playoffs to take control of that first-round series? What's next?...