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Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Emma: All-Star Honor A Milestone In Rizzo’s Maturation

“You grow up and you want to be an All-Star,” Anthony Rizzo says.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo, left, and Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Look To Rizzo, Castro For Leadership

Anthony Rizzo has “the heart to be a leader,” Cubs manager Rick Renteria said.

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

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Reds Strike Early, Beat Cubs In Doubleheader Opener

Cincinnati scored three times in the opening frame, and Johnny Cueto handled it from there.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Emma: Reds’ Hamilton Has Speed Never Seen In Baseball

There’s no one quite like Billy Hamilton.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs at Reds

Chicago’s Jeff Samardzija opposes Cincinnati’s Alfredo Simon tonight.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2014

Pittsburgh outfielder Travis Snider. (Getty Images)

Watch: Sometimes Fly Balls Have A Way Of Humbling You

The effort was extraordinary. The execution here was anything but.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 29: A.J. Green #18 of the Cincinnati Bengals scores a first half touchdown during the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Paul Brown Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Bengals defeated the Ravens 34-17. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Chargers Hoping For A Surprise In Cincinnati

If you ask many people around the NFL to give you a prediction for this weekend’s San Diego-Cincinnati AFC Wild Card game, most folks would lean towards the Bengals.

01/03/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 29: Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers warms up for the game with the Kansas City Chiefs at Qualcomm Stadium on December 29, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Chargers Look To Tame Bengals In AFC Playoffs

With the post-season in front of them now, the San Diego Chargers are hoping to stick around for a while as the AFC playoffs kick off this coming weekend.

12/31/2013

CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 29: Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals throws a pass during the NFL game against the Baltimore Ravens at Paul Brown Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Chargers Hope To Eliminate AFC North Champion Bengals

What seemed only like a pipe dream a few weeks ago became reality this past Sunday for the San Diego Chargers and their fans.

12/31/2013

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Who Do You Love – Week 1 Results

The McNeil and Spiegel Show’s Showpot had a tough go over the weekend.

09/09/2013

The 1963 Loyola Ramblers national championship team photo. (Credit: Facebook)

Loyola To Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of ‘Game Of Change’ At White House

Members of Loyola University’s 1963 national champion basketball team will meet President Barack Obama in the Oval Office, 50 years after they helped break down racial barriers.

07/11/2013

2013 Big East tournament (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Friday’s NCAA Tournament Primer; Picks, Best Bet For An Upset & More

Don’t be surprised if Iona pushes Ohio State. If the Gaels make some shots early on, this one could very interesting.

03/22/2013

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Rothstein: 68 Reasons To Be Excited For The NCAA Tournament

Louisville’s pressure. Jim Boeheim’s postgame press conferences. HAVOC. Coach K’s drive for five. Get pumped, people — it’s tourney time!

03/19/2013

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Cincinnati Makes Easy Work Of Providence At Big East Tournament

JaQuon Parker had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bearcats (22-10), who might have solidified an NCAA tournament berth with the win.

03/13/2013

William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes handles the ball against Dion Dixon #3 of the Cincinnati Bearcats during their 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball East Regional Semifinal game at TD Garden on March 22, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Ohio State Makes East Final, Beats Cincinnati 81-66

Deshaun Thomas scored 26 points and Jared Sullinger had 23 points and 11 rebounds to lead second-seeded Ohio State to an 81-66 victory over No. 6 seed Cincinnati on Thursday night, putting the Buckeyes in the East Regional finals.

03/22/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

Cincinnati Pulls Away For 74-66 Win Over DePaul

CINCINNATI (AP) — Dion Dixon and Sean Kilpatrick each scored 16 points and Cashmere Wright scored all 11 of his in the second half to help Cincinnati pull away from DePaul for a 74-66 Big […]

02/04/2012

Alex Hilton (savemyalex.com)

After 2 Years In Hospital, Infant Scheduled To Make 1st Visit Home

It’s hard to imagine a 2-year old spending Christmas in pain and fighting for his life — all because of a rare illness. But that is Alex Hilton’s reality.

12/23/2011

Strong start for Samardzija, Cubs win in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — Jeff Samardzija appears to have made the most of his time in the minors this year. The former Notre Dame football star pitched shutout ball in his first major league start this […]

09/14/2010