Washington Nationals

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro singles to score Chris Coghlan (not pictured) in the second inning against the Washington Nationals. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Bryant Gets 3 Hits As Cubs Hand Nationals 8th Loss In 10 games

Chris Coghlan and Starlin Castro each had two hits and two RBIs.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2015

Cubs right-hander Jason Hammel. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images

Cubs Win 4-2 As Hammel Stays Undefeated Against Nationals

Dexter Fowler had two hits and scored twice, and Hammel allowed just one run in eight-plus innings.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2015

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nationals Hold Off Cubs, 7-5

Tsuyoshi Wada allowed five runs in 3 2/3 innings.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

Cubs left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Nationals

Tsuyoshi Wada opposes Tanner Roark tonight at Nationals Park.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

Cubs catcher David Ross fires to first base. (Getty Images)

Watch: David Ross’ Pickoff At 1st Bails Cubs Out Of Trouble, Seals Win

That was a well-timed throw from Ross.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Arrieta Solid As Cubs Defeat Nationals, 2-1

Jake Arrieta allowed one run in six innings of work.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2015

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Nationals

Jake Arrieta opposes Gio Gonzalez tonight at Nationals Park.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2015

Nationals right-hander Max Scherzer. (Getty Images)

Levine: Max Scherzer Outduels Jon Lester

Both starting pitchers were magnificent Wednesday night in Washington’s 3-0 win.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Harper, Scherzer Power Nationals Past Cubs

Bryce Harper hit his 18th home run, and Max Scherzer struck out a season-high 13 to outduel Jon Lester.


Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Preview: Nationals-Cubs

Max Scherzer opposes Jon Lester tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

Addison Russell, center, is mobbed by Cubs teammates after his game-winning hit. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Russell Double Gives Cubs 3-2 Win Over Nationals

Kris Bryant and Bryce Harper each homered.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2015

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Preview: Nationals-Cubs

Jordan Zimmermann opposes Kyle Hendricks tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–05/26/2015

Washington's Tanner Roark is safe at third base as Chicago's Kris Bryant takes the throw. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Roark, Ramos Lead Nationals Past Cubs, 2-1

Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth, and Tanner Roark pitched five effective innings.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2015

Kris Bryant (left) and Bryce Harper (right). (Getty Images)

Levine: Kris Bryant, Bryce Harper Share Mutual Admiration

Bryant and Harper grew up playing together in Las Vegas and are now expected to be two of the biggest stars in the game.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2015

Max Scherzer. (Getty Images)

Max Scherzer, Nationals Agree To 7-Year Deal

Scherzer was 18-5 with a 3.15 ERA in 2014.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2015

Adam LaRoche. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report: White Sox Sign 1B Adam LaRoche

LaRoche had 26 homers and 92 RBIs last season.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 12: Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants breaks his bat in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 12, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Wild-Card Teams Dominating MLB Postseason

The Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

6 Fantastic Sports Photos You Have To See

These photos capture great moments.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 07: Santiago Casilla #46 and Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after the final out of their 3 to 2 win over the Washington Nationals during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants Eliminate Nationals With Three One-Run Wins

The San Francisco Giants advanced, beating the Washington Nationals in the NLDS in three close games. But are the upsets really a surprise?

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Adam Wainright #50 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates with teammates after the Cardinals defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 to win game 4 of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Kershaw, Dodgers Can’t Get Past Cardinals Yet Again

The Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014