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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers runs off the field at the end of the first half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 23, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Keidel: Giving Thanks For Sports

Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.

CBS Chicago–11/26/2014

Alfonso Soriano #12 poses during Chicago Cubs photo day on February 18, 2013 at HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Former Cub Soriano Calls It Quits: ‘My Mind Not Focused On Baseball’

Alfonso Soriano, 38, completed in 2014 the final year of his $136 million, eight-year contract he signed with the Chicago Cubs before the 2007 season.

11/04/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates after a game winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jeter Caps Yankee Stadium Career With Walkoff RBI Single

Derek Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2014

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. (Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Could Jeter Be The First With A Perfect Hall Of Fame Vote?

No one has ever received more than 98.4 percent of the vote.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. (Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Watch: Derek Jeter’s Farewell Video Ad From Gatorade

Jeter will retire at season’s end after a storied 20-year career.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2014

John Danks #50 of the Chicago White Sox pitches in the second inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on August 22, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Rally To Beat White Sox

Chicago (59-69) fell a season-high 10 games under .500.

08/22/2014

White Sox left-hander John Danks. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Preview: White Sox-Yankees

John Danks opposes Shane Greene tonight at Yankee Stadium.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2014

Gordon Beckham. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

White Sox Trade Gordon Beckham To Angels

Chicago will receive a player to be named later or cash.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo. (Raul Arboleda/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Not Expected To Place Big Bid For Rusney Castillo

Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

MLB commissioner-elect Rob Manfred. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Lyons: Commissioner-Elect Manfred Has Long To-Do List

Most notably, baseball needs to connect with the younger generation.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2014

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6 Most Overpaid Athletes

Because we think that extra million is just one too many.

08/06/2014

White Sox left-hander John Danks. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees, White Sox Still Talking Danks Trade

New York needs another arm after its rotation has been ravaged by injury.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2014

From left, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas and Greg Maddux are inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Wisch: 5 Thoughts From A Weekend In Cooperstown

White Sox fans turned out in full force to support Frank Thomas.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Jose Abreu Knows Just How Far To Hit The Ball For A Homer

Thirteen of Abreu’s MLB-best 30 homers have barely gotten out, according to advanced research.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2014

White Sox left-hander John Danks. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Heyman: Danks Is Yankees’ ‘Most Likely’ Target

The Yankees are in search of rotation depth after a string of injuries.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2014

5 Things You May Have Missed: Cliff Lee Farts On Camera, A-Rod ‘Mocumentary’ And Jack White At Wrigley

From Cliff Lee breaking wind off the mound to a Browns fan relieving himself on Art Modell’s grave, here are the five stories you may have missed this week.

07/24/2014

Adam Wainwright places his glove on the mound as a sign of respect to Derek Jeter as the latter received a standing ovation prior to his first at-bat in the All-Star Game. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Wainwright Backtracks, Says He Didn’t Groove A Pitch To Jeter

This is yet another reason the All-Star Game shouldn’t count for anything.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2014

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Sleeping Yankees Fan Sues TV Announcers

This seems like a real money grab.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

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Twins Have Debuted A Self-Serving Beer Machine

This is a ballpark first — you can buy beer by the ounce.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2014

New York Mets v Pittsburgh Pirates

Watch: This Ball Boy’s Really Struggling At His Job

There’s a fine line between fair and foul. Well, it’s actually a big white one, but still.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2014

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