Tagged: ‘Chicago Cubs’

Getaway Day: Time to sound the alarm in Wrigleyville?
May 14th, 2017 at 10:34 PM
***PHOTO1***We are already halfway through month two of the MLB campaign as a new week dawns on us, and this year on the diamond has continued to see some notable trends remain intact. The AL Central is toss up, the Yankees and Orioles continue to play their game of cat-and-mouse,...

Box Score 5/12: A failure to launch
May 12th, 2017 at 11:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** Want more news first thing in the day? Sign up for the Yardbarker Morning Bark newsletter here.Good morning and welcome to the YB Box Score, what we're reading while asking our local dairy to put James Harden's 'MISSING' notification on the side of cartons. Happy ... Read Original Post at Sports...

Silverman: Yankees Fans Should Be Very Thankful They Have Girardi
May 11th, 2017 at 7:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Steve Silverman» More Columns There is little doubt that Joe Maddon and Joe Girardi are both baseball lifers. Both managers have known the great success that comes with winning the World Series. While Maddon's championship with the Chicago Cubs is newly minted and also represented the end of a 108-year...

Yankees Blow Lead In 9th, But Go On To Prevail Over Cubs In 18-Inning Marathon
May 8th, 2017 at 3:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** CHICAGO (AP) â?? Starlin Castro drove in Aaron Hicks with a fielder's choice in the 18th inning, and the New York Yankees beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 early Monday morning in the majors' longest interleague game ever by innings. The teams combined for a major league-record 48 strikeouts in baseball's...

Yankees’ Aaron Hicks perches under a fly…that sails way over his head for a HR
May 7th, 2017 at 10:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** Just one of those days, huh, Aaron? Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports Misjudging a fly ball sometimes happens, but what New York Yankees' outfielder Aaron Hicks did Sunday is much more rare. With the Yankees at Wrigley Field to play the Cubs, Chicago second baseman Javier Baez hit a long...