(CBS) – The Chicago Cubs plan to promote former All Star slugger Manny Ramirez to Triple A Iowa next week. President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein on Friday said Ramirez, who has been getting in […]
The Cubs are intent on sticking to their plan.
That didn’t take long.
The fiery Fran McCaffery has won over fans and turned the tide of Hawkeye basketball.
Bryant was hitting .355 with 22 homers in 68 games in Double-A.
In a month, the people of Sioux City, Ia., will commemorate the 25th anniversary of the crash of a crippled, Chicago-bound United Airlines DC-10 that was forced to make an emergency landing at Sioux Gateway Airport.
Though some rain began moving through the Chicago area Wednesday morning, the worst of a damaging storm system headed east from Iowa and Missouri was passing well south of the city and suburbs.
Welington Castillo has also been placed on the DL, while Hector Rondon has been activated.
Hector Rondon goes onto the paternity leave list as well.
Baez is hitting .464 in his last seven games at Triple-A Iowa.
The Big Ten yearns to own two regions, which would be unprecedented for a collegiate conference.
In the money-driven culture of collegiate athletics, the Chicago market and continued gridiron success make NIU appealing.
Ohio State makes a visit to Louisville in another marquee matchup.
Baez suffered the injury taking ground balls during batting practice.
This state could benefit from a true rivalry between public universities, as the likes of Iowa and Michigan have.
The Cubs continue to insist Javier Baez will be the everyday shortstop at Triple-A Iowa.
Let these picks “un-guide” you in your quest to win your NCAA Tournament.
“There’s no magic formula,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery says.
Tre Demps had 20 points, including four 3-pointers and Drew Crawford added 15 points and six assists to lead 11th-seeded Northwestern to a 67-62 victory over No. 6 Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament Thursday night.
There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.