MLB Goes Ahead With Crackdown On Use Of Foreign Substances By Pitchers; La Russa Says It Won't Be Issue For White SoxThe Major Leagues are cracking down on the use of foreign substances that pitchers use to grip the baseball.
Making A Difference: Coach Ernest Radcliffe Guides Young Men To Productive Lives Through SportsCoach Ernest Radcliffe has guided thousands of young men to productive lives through sports, and on Tuesday, he and his team celebrated 12 baseball players who are getting college scholarships.
White Sox Belt 6 HRs, Pound Cubs 10-1 For 6th Straight WinJose Abreu hit two home runs and the surging Chicago White Sox went deep six times to back Dallas Keuchel in a 10-1 romp over the crosstown Cubs at Wrigley Field on Friday night.
Joliet Slammers To Play Ball With (Some) Fans In The StandsThey won't be playing in masks, but they are required at all other times. Dugout seating is distanced by blue tape exes and players are asked to stay away from bars, restaurants and even their families.
White Sox And Cubs Take Safety Precautions As Workouts BeginBaseball is going to be the real test of how safely sports can resume. Friday the Cubs and Sox took the first steps toward getting back on the field.
Players, Advocates Protest Over Elimination Of Chicago State University Baseball ProgramA budget cut last week left the baseball program at Chicago State University permanently on the bench. However, the players aren’t going quietly.
AP Source: MLB Owners Approve Plan To Start Season In JulyMLB officials are slated to make a presentation to the union on Tuesday. An agreement with the players' association is needed, and talks are expected to be difficult — especially over a proposal for a revenue split that would be unprecedented for baseball.
MLB Allows Each Team To Decide Its Ticket Refund PolicySpring training was suspended on March 12 and the regular season was delayed from its scheduled March 26 start because of the new coronavirus pandemic.
Dr. Anthony Fauci On Baseball Returning This Summer: 'There's A Way Of Doing That'The coronavirus pandemic has forced all sports into indefinite hiatus, but Dr. Anthony Fauci, the country's top infectious diseases expert, sees a path back.
Joe Maddon Signs Three-Year Deal As Manager For The AngelsFormer Cubs manager Joe Maddon agreed to a 3-year deal with the Angels.
Boy Asks For Homer, Rizzo Hits Slam As Cubs Beat Padres 6-5
White Sox Extend Protective Netting At Guaranteed Rate FieldWorkers were seen Wednesday putting up new netting at the field, making the team the first in baseball to extend the netting all the way to the foul poles.
Lester Pitches Into 7th, Cubs Beat Giolito, White Sox 6-3Jon Lester pitched into the seventh inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat All-Star Lucas Giolito and the crosstown White Sox 6-3 at Guaranteed Rate Field on Saturday night.
Cubs Erupt After Maddon's Ejection To Rip Pirates 11-3Kris Bryant hit his 17th homer and the Chicago Cubs erupted following manager Joe Maddon's fourth-inning ejection, routing the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-3 on Thursday to stop a four-game losing streak.
Best Sports Moments In July 4th HistoryHere are a few of our favorites from Fourth of July's past.