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Former Reds great Pete Rose in 2010. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose Could Have Role In All-Star Game Next Year

The Reds, Rose’s former team, will host the 2015 All-Star Game.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2014

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Emma: All-Star Honor A Milestone In Rizzo’s Maturation

“You grow up and you want to be an All-Star,” Anthony Rizzo says.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo, left, and Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Look To Rizzo, Castro For Leadership

Anthony Rizzo has “the heart to be a leader,” Cubs manager Rick Renteria said.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Getty Images)

Valbuena’s Triple Lifts Cubs Over Reds In 12th

Luis Valbuen’a drove a pair home in the 12th inning as the Chicago avoided being swept.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2014

Junior Lake, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Kyle Hendricks opposes Homer Bailey this afternoon at Great American Ballpark.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Dallas Beeler opposes Alfredo Simon tonight at Great American Ballpark.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

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Report: Cubs Calling Up Alcantara For 2-Day Stint

He’ll fill in for Darwin Barney, who’s taking paternity leave.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Reds Strike Early, Beat Cubs In Doubleheader Opener

Cincinnati scored three times in the opening frame, and Johnny Cueto handled it from there.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds Playing Doubleheader

Travis Wood and Tsuyoshi Wada, who’s making his MLB debut, will pitch for the Cubs today.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

Billy Hamilton #6 of the Cincinnati Reds gets back to first base safely on a pick-off attempt in the first inning as Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs takes the throw at Great American Ball Park on July 7, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Reds Top Cubs 9-3

Jay Bruce played first base for the first time since high school and committed an error that let in a run Monday night, but later homered to help the Cincinnati Reds rally for a 9-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of a five-game series.


Cubs righty Edwin Jackson. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Edwin Jackson opposes Mike Leake tonight at Great American Ballpark.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2014

Cubs righty Edwin Jackson. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Preview: Reds-Cubs

Matt Latos opposes Edwin Jackson tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014

Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Emma: Reds’ Hamilton Has Speed Never Seen In Baseball

There’s no one quite like Billy Hamilton.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014

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

Levine: Arrieta Flirts With History

Jake Arrieta was perfect through six innings Tuesday before settling for a well-earned win.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014

Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta. (Getty Images)

Preview: Reds-Cubs

Homer Bailey opposes Jake Arrieta tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2014

Cubs right-hander Jeff Samardzija. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Teammates Marvel At Samardzija’s Focus

Boston, Washington, Baltimore and Toronto evaluated Jeff Samardzija on Monday evening.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2014

Jeff Samardzija. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Preview: Reds-Cubs

Alfredo Simon opposes Jeff Samardzija tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2014

Carlos Marmol. (Getty Images)

Carlos Marmol’s Career Is Still Kicking

Carlos Marmol has agreed to a minor league deal with the Reds, Jon Heyman reports.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2014

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Watch: MLB’s New Player Tracking System

Acceleration, reactions times, throws, angles — it can all be assessed now.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2014

Jose Abreu, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Abreu Story Obscuring Truth

Let’s work harder to see what’s happening before letting convenient narratives run wild.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2014