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Chris Coghlan #8 of the Chicago Cubs dives across the plate to score a run in the 3rd inning against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field on July 11, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Edge Past Braves 5-4 In Ninth

CHICAGO (AP) — Justin Ruggiano hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning Friday that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Atlanta Braves 5-4. Arismendy Alcantara singled with two outs off Jordan […]

07/11/2014

Jake Arrieta. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Preview: Braves-Cubs

Alex Wood opposes Jake Arrieta this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

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Report: Cubs Calling Up Alcantara For 2-Day Stint

He’ll fill in for Darwin Barney, who’s taking paternity leave.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Should Blackhawks Head Away From The Indian Logo?

The Hawks’ Indian head logo isn’t directly disrespectful, but it’s inherently uncomfortable.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2014

Cubs starter Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Heyman: 10 Teams That Could Be In The Samardzija Trade Market

The Cubs would likely be seeking some young power arms in return for Samardzija.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2014

Jeff Samardzija #29 of the Chicago Cubs throws a first inning pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on May 10, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Samardzija Winless Streak Continues With Cubs Loss To Braves

Ervin Santana pitched five-hit ball for seven innings to remain unbeaten, Ryan Doumit snapped a scoreless tie with a pinch-hit double in the seventh and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 on Saturday night.

05/10/2014

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TTYM: Watch Will Ferrell Give The Masters A Makeover And A ‘Mascot’ Get Clocked

In this week’s That Thing You Missed comedian Will Ferrell explains how he’d update The Masters, a college coach reveals interesting new uni’s, a Braves’ opening day fail and watch a what happens when a wannabe mascot loses his cool.

04/11/2014

Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon. (Getty Images)

Watch: Bartolo Colon Shakes Belly To Celebrate

At age 40, Colon is still befuddling hitters.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

Tommy Hanson. (Getty Images)

White Sox Sign Tommy Hanson To Minor-League Contract

Hanson struggled in 2013 after showing promise as a youngster in the big leagues.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

Chris Sale Worked Faster Than Any Other Opening Day Starter

Sale averaged 19.4 seconds between pitches in Monday’s win.

CBS Chicago–04/01/2014

Houston Astros v Milwaukee Brewers

Watch: Brewers Fans Like Ryan Braun More Than They Dislike PED Users

Ryan Braun received a hearty standing ovation in his first game back from a PED suspension.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

Players and coaches for the Atlanta Braves celebrate a win against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on September 20, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Braves beat the Cubs 9-5. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Braves Beat Cubs 9-5 On Road To Playoffs

CHICAGO (AP) — Teams usually can’t wait to get out of the cramped quarters of the visiting clubhouse at Wrigley Field. Not so the Atlanta Braves, who were delighted to put in some overtime in […]

09/20/2013

Second baseman Dan Uggla #26 of the Atlanta Braves throws to first base for a double play while left fielder Alfonso Soriano #12 of the Chicago Cubs slides in to attempt to distract the throw during the game at Turner Field on April 5, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Braves Beat Cubs 4-1

Justin Upton hit his third homer in four games and Mike Minor pitched into the eighth inning to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Friday night.

04/05/2013

Pablo Sandoval collides with the Astros' Chris Snyder  last July. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Time To Ban The Home Plate Collision

Mike Matheny is the ideal champion of a noble cause, and he has decided to take up the fight.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2013

Pete Kozma #38 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after he scores in the seventh inning on a bunt by Matt Carpenter #13 against the St. Louis Cardinals during the National League Wild Card playoff game at Turner Field on October 5, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Cards Beat Braves 6-3 In One-And-Done Wild Card Playoff Game

Just like last year, the Braves lost out on a spot in the NL division series to the St. Louis Cardinals. Only this time, Atlanta was knocked out with the help of what will be remembered as one of the most disputed infield fly calls in baseball history.

10/05/2012

Jason Heyward #22 of the Atlanta Braves dives in to second base for a double against Jeff Baker #3 of the Chicago Cubs at Turner Field on July 5, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Early Home Runs Help Braves Top Cubs 7-3

Jason Heyward and Brian McCann each hit a two-run homer in the first inning, helping Mike Minor and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 on Thursday night.

07/05/2012

Jeff Samardzija #29 of the Chicago Cubs pitches to the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on July 2, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Samardzija Shines As Cubs Win 4th Straight

Jeff Samardzija had a career-high 11 strikeouts, Luis Valbuena hit a three-run double in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Monday night.

07/02/2012

Kerry Wood. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Be Careful, Kerry Wood

Wood needs to be careful if he wants his post-career vision to be realized, and actual baseball is only a part of it.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2012

Roger McDowell

Braves Suspend McDowell 2 Weeks For Inappropriate Comments

Braves pitching coach Roger McDowell was suspended for two weeks without pay Sunday by Major League Baseball for inappropriate comments and gestures he made toward fans before a game in San Francisco.

05/01/2011

Bud Selig

Dorfman: Fair Or Foul, On The Field And Off

Don Dillard is 93 years old. He played parts of six seasons in Major League Baseball with the Indians and Braves. Yesterday he got some good news, he will receive an annual payment of up to $10,000 for his time in baseball

670 The Score–04/22/2011

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