Jorge Soler and Chris Coghlan each hit two-run homers, and Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo also connected.
Sale threw 75 pitches in a simulated game Friday.
Drabek has a career 5.27 ERA at the MLB level.
Durant will have bone graft surgery to deal with a fractured foot.
The Cubs get to decide what’s best for them, Manfred says, not an agent.
Friday marked four weeks since Rose’s surgery on his right medial meniscus.
Ball will likely battle for the nickel cornerback spot.
Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville wouldn’t dismiss the potential of an early return for Kane.
David Robertson and Jake Petricka are dealing with forearm soreness.
Parker is a prospect who is flying under the radar in the 2015 NFL Draft.
What madness will come with Friday’s slate of games?
We’re quick to use “innocent until proven guilty” to compartmentalize when rooting for our favorite athletes.
Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m. at the United Center.
The Irish blitzed the Shockers in the second half of a surprisingly easy 81-70 victory Thursday night in the Midwest Regional semifinal.
Travis Wood homered for the Cubs as a pinch-hitter.
Clayton Kershaw struck out eight in six innings, and Yasiel Puig and Jimmy Rollins homered.
Lester will make his final spring start on March 31. He is likely to pitch in a minor-league game again.
Paliotta was the team’s third-round pick in 2011.
Albert Almora and Kyle Schwarber were among those assigned to minor league camp.
Opening Night’s an even bigger show now.