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Cubs second baseman Javy Baez, right, celebrates his first big league homer, which came in his debut and was the game-winner as Chicago was a 6-5 winner in 12 innings at Colorado. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Watch: Javy Baez’s First Big League HR Is A Game-Winner

It was a big league debut that Javy Baez will forever remember.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on against the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

LeBron Opts Out, Will Be A Free Agent

LeBron James has bypassed the final two years of his Heat contract.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2014

Spurs center Tim Duncan. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images)

Duncan Opts In With Spurs For Next Season

Tim Duncan didn’t restructure his contract and opted into a $10.3 million deal.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2014

Donald Sterling, left, with Shelly Sterling. (Getty Images)

Attorney: Shelly Sterling Wants To Keep Clippers

Shelly Sterling, wife of Clippers owner Donald Sterling, is fighting to keep a 50 percent stake in the team.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2014

Colts owner Jim Irsay. (Getty Images)

Colts Owner Jim Irsay Had $29K In Cash On Him When Arrested

The money was found when Irsay was arrested on suspicion of intoxicated driving.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2014

Wide receiver Percy Harvin of the Seattle Seahawks is helped off the field late in the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Bernstein: NFL Concussion Policy Is Ridiculous

NFL doctors need to have their heads examined.

670 The Score–01/11/2014

A runner reacts near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

AP Lists Top 10 Sports Stories Of The Year

The top five stories were grim: terrorism, performance-enhancing drug use, legal settlements, murder charges.

670 The Score–12/27/2013

P eople walk past the mural "Inspiration" by artist Michael Pilato, which features faces of notable Penn Staters including Joe Paterno. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn State’s Crimes Beyond Sandusky

An attention-grabbing trial filled with grim, hideous details, sobbing witnesses and crackling verbal exchanges can provide good cover.

670 The Score–06/13/2012

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Photographer Remembers Chilling 9/11 Image

The photographer who captured one of the most memorable pictures of the terrorist attack on New York City 10 years ago is looking back at that moment.

WBBM Newsradio–09/09/2011

Jack Daniel McCullough, 71, was charged with kidnapping and murder in the 1957 slaying of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph in Sycamore, Ill. (Photo credit: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

Judge To Hold Hearing On Reporters’ Notes In Ridulph Case

A DeKalb County judge will hold a hearing next month to determine whether two reporters should give prosecutors their notes on jailhouse interviews with a man charged in the 1957 kidnapping and murder of a 7-year-old girl.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2011

Jack Daniel McCullough, accused in the 1957 murder of Sycamore girl Maria Ridulph. (Sycamore Police Dept.)

Suspect In 1957 Child Murder Says He Has ‘Ironclad’ Alibi

The Seattle man charged with the murder of a 7-year-old girl more than half a century ago says he didn’t do it, and he has an ironclad alibi.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011

Derek Lowe

AP: MLB, Players Union Discusses Alcohol Plan

Major League Baseball and its players’ association are considering a formal plan for dealing with alcohol-related incidents in the next collective bargaining agreement.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

DeMaurice Smith

AP: Players Received 53 Percent Of Incremental Increase

Figures obtained by The Associated Press underscore the substantial divide between the NFL and the locked-out players on a core issue: What portion of additional revenue goes to players.

03/21/2011

Chicago Bears Fans

AP Poll: Fans Not In Love With 18-Game Schedule

There will be many issues discussed during the negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement between the NFL owners and NFL Players Association. Not many of them easily understandable for fans.

02/03/2011

Roger Goodell

NFL, Players Union Winners In Court Ruling Over TV Contracts

The NFL gets to cash its $4 billion in TV checks. The union gets about $7 million in damages from the league.

02/02/2011

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NFL Supports The Game At University Of Minnesota

Minneapolis received 17 inches of snow over the weekend. As Minneapolis residents shoveled out their sidewalks, car and driveways, the Metrodome’s roof was collapsing.

12/15/2010

Charles Tillman

NFL Concussion Being Reported At Higher Rate

The NFL has started to take head injures much more serious this season. Players are being held out of games that, in the past, they would have played in. Recent data, that was received by the Associated Press, points to the fact the concussions are being reported more frequently and are being taken more seriously.

12/13/2010

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Extra Games Key To NFL Labor Talks

After all of the add attention the NFL has put in dangerous hits to the head and player safety, the league is still determined to push for additional games in the collective bargaining process with the players union.

12/09/2010

Governor Pat Quinn (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Democrats Pull Back Quinn’s Pension Borrowing Plan

Illinois Senate Democrats bowed to Republican pressure and are not yet calling for a vote on Gov. Pat Quinn’s plan to borrow money to pay pensions.

11/04/2010