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Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Rick Porcello pitches against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on April 15, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. Both teams wore the number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day.  (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Laird Homers, Leads Tigers Over White Sox 5-2

Gerald Laird homered among his three hits to back a strong outing by Rick Porcello and lead the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over the White Sox on Sunday, snapping Chicago’s four-game winning streak.

04/15/2012

Jake Peavy. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

SoxFest Notebook: Peavy As Healthy As He’s Going To Get

Peavy is clearly frustrated with how his career with the White Sox has gone, admitting that he came to the White Sox injured and has pretty much had something hurting ever since.

01/27/2012

Prince Fielder

Prince Fielder’s Tigers Contract Includes Hotel Suite On Road

Prince Fielder will start making the big bucks right away with the Detroit Tigers.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2012

Prince Fielder. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Cubs Fans Should Be Thrilled By Fielder Signing

Prince Fielder is among the best left-handed hitters in baseball, and Cubs fans are excited today because of Tuesday’s news of the Detroit Tigers signing the All-Star first baseman out of the National League Central.

670 The Score–01/25/2012

Prince Fielder

Heyman: AL Central Is The Tigers’ To Lose

The Tigers weren’t content with just winning the AL Central in 2011. No, they needed more.

670 The Score–01/25/2012

Prince Fielder hits a three-run home run in the 2011 MLB All-Star Game. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Prince Fielder Signs With Tigers

Fielder has agreed to a nine-year, $214 million deal with Detroit, who weren’t considered one of the favorites to land the ex-Brewers slugger.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2012

Theo Epstein takes a stroll at Wrigley Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs To Completely Rebuild, Won’t Sign Fielder

Not only are the Cubs not players for Prince Fielder, but Theo Epstein plans to completely rebuild, according to a report.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

Prince Fielder. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Cubs Could Be Favorite To Land Fielder

One MLB expert thinks the Cubs appear to be one of the favorite teams to land free-agent slugger Prince Fielder.

670 The Score–12/15/2011

Prince Fielder

Kasper: Doesn’t Make Sense For Cubs To Get Fielder

Now that the Albert Pujols domino has fallen, it’s only a matter of time before Prince Fielder’s goes, too.

670 The Score–12/13/2011

Aramis Ramirez will move north and join the Brewers. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Aramis Ramirez Lands With Rival Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to terms with free agent third baseman Aramis Ramirez, his agent tells The Associated Press.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Muller: Fielder Should Be Cubs’ First Choice Anyway

Albert Pujols is the most feared hitter in baseball and was arguably the biggest free agent to hit the open market since Alex Rodriguez left Seattle for Texas back in 2001.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2011

Albert Pujols

Schuster: Don’t Believe Everything You Read

A report this morning out of the St. Louis Post Dispatch said that the Cubs have made a qualifying offer to Albert Pujols. The Cubs themselves had “no comment” on the report, but let’s look at this realistically.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2011

Prince Fielder

Wisch: Signing Pujols Or Fielder Is Only Worth It If…

When it comes to the Cubs, I’m more in favor of Theo & Co. rolling the dice on Prince Fielder and offering the 27-year-old portly powerhouse a long-term contract. As long as it’s, you know, not too long.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2011

Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Rosenthal: Pujols Or Fielder Makes Sense For Cubs

Though signing Prince Fielder or Albert Pujols may seem counter productive to the plan laid out by new Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein, one MLB expert said it makes sense.

670 The Score–11/29/2011

Albert Pujols

Cubs Show Interest In Pujols, Fielder

The Cubs are making efforts to sign either Albert Pujols or Prince Fielder,

11/29/2011

Albert Pujols

Where Will Baseball’s Top Free Agents Land?

A look at the top five free agents in baseball and where they might land.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

Prince Fielder

Kasper: New-Look Cubs Coming Soon

This will be a Cubs team run like you’ve never seen one run before.

670 The Score–11/02/2011

Theo Epstein

Rosenthal Thinks Quade Is Gone

With the buzz around Chicago all about Theo Epstein, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports joined The Mully and Hanley Show to discuss the Cubs’ acquisition.

670 The Score–10/26/2011

Lance Berkman #12, Albert Pujols #5 and Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrate after they won 12-6 against the Milwaukee Brewers during Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Miller Park on October 16, 2011 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Pujols, Cardinals Take Wild Ride To World Series

David Freese hit a three-run homer in the first and manager Tony La Russa turned again to his brilliant bullpen for seven sturdy innings as St. Louis captured its 18th pennant with a 12-6 victory over the bumbling Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday night.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2011

Prince Fielder. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Wisch: Theocratic Rules – Hire Ryno, Pursue Pujols, Sign Fielder

In order to help Epstein not just ease his way into Chicago but to also announce his arrival to the National League, I have a trio of Theocratic Rules I suggest he follow this offseason.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2011

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