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Masahiro Tanaka. (Getty Images)

Tanaka Leads Yankees Past Cubs, 3-0

Masahiro Tanaka threw eight innings of shutout baseball.

CBS Chicago–14 hours ago

Former Cubs outfielder Darnell McDonald. (Getty Images)

Cubs Hire Darnell McDonald As Baseball Operations Assistant

McDonald retired in early April after a 16-year pro career.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (David Welker/Getty Images)

Cubs-Yankees Game Postponed, Will Be Made Up As Part Of Wednesday Doubleheader

The Cubs will have to wait one more day to face Masahiro Tanaka.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (David Welker/Getty Images)

Castillo’s 3-Run HR In 11th Lifts Cubs Over Cards

Chicago Cubs closer Jose Veras stumbled first. Then it was Trevor Rosenthal’s turn to fail — at the plate and on the mound.

04/12/2014

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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

Starlin castro, left, and Ryan Sweeney. (Getty Images)

Emma: Clubhouse Leadership Has Different Dynamic For Rebuilding Cubs

There aren’t many long-tenured stalwarts or stars for the Cubs, but the chemistry is still clicking.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2014

Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez tags out Emilio Bonifacio as he tries to steal third base in the first inning of Thursday's game. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pirates Use 5-Run 7th To Rally Past Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 […]

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo. (Getty Images)

View: Tom Izzo Likes Clark The Cub

One of sports’ good guys posed with Clark the Cub.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Mike Olt. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Emma: Olt’s Future Clear Of Concern

Mike Olt has a renewed belief and confidence with his vision problems behind him.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Mike Olt. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Young Hitters Earn Their Spot In Lineup

Junior Lake and Mike Olt have earned a little more time while playing in platoons.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Levine: Castro Responds Well To Renteria’s Lineup Move

Castro homered twice Tuesday and has a five-game hitting streak.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs follows through on a three-run home run. . (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pirates Beat Castro And Cubs 7-6

Pedro Alvarez had two hits and two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame two home runs by Starlin Castro to beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 on Tuesday night.

04/08/2014

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View: The Dodgers Have A Non-Mascot Mascot

The Cubs aren’t the only team with mascot confusion.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2014

This screen grab shows trouble brewing between a bar patron and wannabe Cubs mascot Billy Cub. (YouTube)

Wannabe Cubs Mascot Gives His Side Of Bar Brawl

He was caught on video this weekend throwing a punch in a Wrigleyville bar. As CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports, the man in the costume says there’s more to the story than the video shows.

04/07/2014

Wrigley Field. (Getty images)

Watch: ‘Billy Cub’ Throws Punch After Mascot Head Ripped Off By Rude Bar Patron

“Billy Cub” has acted as an unaffiliated mascot for years.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies steals second base in the 7th inning in front of Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs during the home opener at Wrigley Field on April 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Home Opener Feels Like Last Two Seasons

By Bruce Levine 670thescore.com  (CBS) –  Like the last two seasons, Friday’s Cub home opener seemed much like the past. The franchise was celebrating the 100th year of the ballpark at Clark and Addison. Technically, […]

04/04/2014

Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg. (Getty Images)

Emma: Memories Come Flooding Back For Cubs Legend Sandberg

By Chris Emma- CHICAGO (CBS) — On a brisk April morning in Wrigleyville, the same warm sentiments returned to Ryne Sandberg. Memories were renewed as the Phillies’ team bus approached Wrigley Field, driving through the […]

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies steals second base in the 7th inning in front of Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs during the home opener at Wrigley Field on April 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Phillies Spoil Cubs’ Home Opener

Chase Utley hit a two-run homer and an RBI single, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on Friday in the opener of Wrigley Field’s 100th anniversary season.

04/04/2014

Warren Buffett. (Getty Images)

Reports: Warren Buffett Interested In Buying Minority Share Of Cubs

Cubs ownership is considering selling shares to investors to help finance the Wrigley renovation.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Hoyer On Samardzija: ‘Best Days Ahead Of Him’

Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer insists the team wants Samardzija if contract numbers work out.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

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