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Game 7 Preview: Giants-Royals

“Game 7s are always special,” Kansas City manager Ned Yost says.

CBS Chicago–20 hours ago

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Could Have Joe Maddon Answer By Friday

The Cubs and free agent manager Maddon are reportedly continuing talks.

CBS Chicago–22 hours ago

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 28: Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 6

The Royals scored 10 runs to shut out the Giants in World Series Game 6. Here are 5 things you missed.

CBS Chicago–22 hours ago

Omar Infante #14 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammate Mike Moustakas #8 after scoring in the third inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Royals Force Game 7

Lorenzo Cain looped a two-run single and Eric Hosmer chopped a two-run double over shortstop in a seven-run second inning.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

The late Oscar Taveras. (Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Wisch: Taveras Tragedy Evokes Memories of Cubs’ Hubbs

The “what if?” question is so haunting, so sad in life and sports.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Temper Expectations Regarding The Joe Maddon Frenzy

Maddon’s a really good manager, but big names haven’t panned out for the Cubs in years past.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Jake Peavy. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Jake Peavy Has Cubs Atop His List Of Future Destinations

Jake Peavy and Jon Lester are good friends and figure to draw interest from the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Top Cubs pitching prospect C.J. Edwards. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: C.J. Edwards Showing His Stuff In Arizona

Top Cubs pitching prospect C.J. Edwards has recovered nicely from injury.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Cubs manager Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Amid Speculation, Rick Renteria Still Focused On ‘Bringing Championship To Chicago’

Renteria is trying his best to tune out the Joe Maddon-to-Chicago talk.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Aaron Lewis. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Staind Lead Singer Aaron Lewis Apologizes For Botching National Anthem

Lewis skipped some lyrics ahead of Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday night.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Cubs’ Edwards, White Sox’s Bassitt, Montas Named Arizona Fall League All-Stars

The Fall Stars Game is set for Saturday night.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Frank Thomas. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Frank Thomas’ Former Oak Brook Home Relists For $2.5M

It’s a nine-bedroom mansion, so there would be plenty of room for your friends to stay.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

The late Oscar Taveras. (Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Cardinals, Baseball Try To Cope With Stunning Death Of Young Oscar Taveras

“We loved Oscar, and he loved us,” Cardinals manager Mike Matheny says.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Juan Perez #2 of the San Francisco Giants scores in the eighth inning off a hit by Brandon Crawford #35 against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bumgarner, Giants Blank Royals For 3-2 Series Lead

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With every pitch, Madison Bumgarner etched his place among the World Series greats. The long, tall lefty kept slinging away and put the San Francisco Giants just one win from yet […]

10/27/2014

Joe Maddon.  (Photo by Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Levine: Agent Says Cubs On Maddon’s Radar

The agent for former Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon made it clear on Saturday that the Chicago Cubs could be the future destination for his client.

10/26/2014

Gregor Blanco #7 and Michael Morse #38 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after scoring on a two-run double by Joe Panik #12 in the seventh inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Four of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Surge Past Royals 11-4 To Tie Series 2-All

The World Series was slipping away from the San Francisco Giants.

10/26/2014

Joe Maddon. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Agent: Joe Maddon Prepared Not To Manage In 2015

Still, Maddon has had interest from at least 15 teams already, Alan Nero says.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2014

Alex Gordon #4 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates in the sixth inning after scoring against the San Francisco Giants during Game Three of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Royals Take 2-1 World Series Lead Against Giants

In a 3-2 win, the Kansas City bullpen shut San Francisco down again.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Joe Maddon. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddon’s Sudden Availability Could Trump Renteria’s Solid Job For Cubs

Joe Maddon is a free agent after deciding to leave the Rays.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Joe Maddon. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

As Joe Maddon Leaves Rays, Cubs Speculation Heats Up

Maddon is a free agent manager after opting out on his deal with Tampa Bay.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

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