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Travis Wood pitched hitless ball into the sixth inning and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-0 Sunday to win a road series for the first time this season.
Jimmy Rollins singled in the fifth to pass Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt to become the Phillies’ hits leader and Domonic Brown capped the inning with a three-run homer, leading Philadelphi to a 7-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
Ryan Kalish hit a two-run double and an RBI triple and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
Chase Utley went 3-for-3 and homered for the second day in a row, and Cliff Lee pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
It’s a big day for the Chicago Cubs, and as long as the rain holds off this afternoon, the weather won’t wash away fans’ excitement for the team’s home opener, and the start of a yearlong commemoration of the 100th anniversary of Wrigley Field.
Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. didn’t see a reason to wait until the offseason to explore other possibilities.
Former Cubs star and current interim Phillies manager talked with Connor McKnight and Barry Rozner on the Hit and Run Show Sunday morning.
Jake Arrieta allowed three hits and a run while pitching into the seventh inning and catcher Welington Castillo drove in two runs to lead the Chicago Cubs over the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 Sunday.
Two Phillies fans from Pennsylvania – in town for the Cubs’ series with the Phillies – were arrested early this morning inside Wrigley Field – and police say they’re charged with criminal trespassing.
Starlin Castro put an emphatic end to his power drought with one impressive drive.
I want Cubs fans to do me a favor during this special time.
Longtime Cubs great and Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg will replace Manuel.
His team’s 3-1 loss to the Braves wasn’t even the worst thing that happened to Phillies manager Charlie Manuel last night.
Jeff Samardzija (6-11) was chased in the fourth inning.
Donnie Murphy hit a tiebreaking three-run shot in the ninth inning for his second homer of the game, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.
Alexei Ramirez watched the Chicago White Sox bullpen escape trouble and delivered when he got his chance.
Alright, let’s play a game.
Big Z could be getting another chance in the Majors.