Levine: New Hitting Coach John Mallee Always Wanted To Be A Cub"I wanted to be close to home," Mallee says.
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Viciedo's Triple Leads White Sox Over Astros 4-2Dayan Viciedo's bases-loaded triple in a four-run sixth inning helped the White Sox snap a four-game losing streak. They also avoided being swept in a four-game series for the first time since 2008.
Soriano, Wood, Lift Cubs Over Astros 5-1 Alfonso Soriano finished a triple shy of the cycle and drove in two runs and Travis Wood allowed one run in 7 2-3 innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 win over the Houston Astros Wednesday night.
Astros Beat Cubs In 1-0 WinJimmy Paredes singled and scored an unearned run in the third inning and the Houston Astros beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Tuesday night.
Volstad Still Winless As Astros Trounce Cubs, 10-1Brett Wallace and Fernando Martinez each hit three-run homers to back Lucas Harrell's eight strong innings and the Houston Astros beat the Chicago Cubs 10-1 on Tuesday night.
Humber Gives Up 3 HRs, White Sox Fall To Astros 11-9Justin Maxwell, Jose Altuve, J.D.Martinez and Brett Wallace all homered to lead the Houston Astros to an 11-9 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.
Astros Hand Cubs 8th Straight Loss With 2-1 WinJ.D. Martinez hit the go-ahead RBI single in the sixth inning and Jose Altuve had a solo homer to give the Houston Astros a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
Sox Tie Astros In Final Exhibition Game Before Regular SeasonJ.D. Martinez hit a two-run homer and Brian Bogusevic added a solo shot for the Houston Astros, who played the Chicago White Sox to a 5-5 tie on Wednesday in the final exhibition game for both teams.
Lopez, Cubs Hand Houston Its Record 100th LossRodrigo Lopez and the Chicago Cubs handed Houston its record 100th loss Saturday, shutting down the Astros 2-1.