Season Ends For Cubs, Chicago Falls To Miami 2-0 In Best Of 3 SeriesChicago, the NL Central champion, went 3 for 27 (.111) with runners on base in the series. Javier Báez, Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo combined to go 0 for 12 Friday and finished the series 1 for 24. The trio is 19 for 142 (.134) with 52 strikeouts and six walks in the postseason since the 2016 World Series title as Chicago has lost nine of 13.
A's Advance In Playoffs, Beating White Sox 6-4The A’s had lost six straight playoff series since sweeping Minnesota in the 2006 Division Series only to get swept by Detroit in the Championship Series.
Cubs-Marlins Game Postponed Due To Incoming Inclement WeatherOn Wednesday, Corey Dickerson hit a three-run homer off a fading Hendricks in the seventh inning, and Miami beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 on Wednesday in Game 1 of their NL wild-card series.
A's Hold Off Abreu, White Sox 5-3, Force Series To Game 3Abreu, at the top of the list of AL MVP candidates, hit a hard grounder to second base as Diekman earned a tough save.
Dickerson Homers As Marlins Beat Cubs 5-1 In Playoff OpenerGame 2 of the best-of-three series is Thursday.
Giolito Dazzles, Abreu Slugs White Sox Past A's In OpenerGiolito (1-0) yelled in delight after striking out the side in the sixth, quickly walking back to the dugout with his arms to his side.
Darvish, Five Homers Lead Cubs Past Fading White Sox 10-0Yu Darvish pitched seven strong innings for his NL-leading eighth win, Willson Contreras homered twice and the Chicago Cubs moved to the brink of clinching the NL Central title by pounding the crosstown White Sox 10-0 Friday night.
Kuhl Goes 7 Sharp Innings As Pirates Blank Cubs 7-0Chicago’s number for clinching the NL Central remained two. The Cubs’ only other hit was Jason Kipnis’ double in the seventh.
Jiménez Hits 3-Run Homer As White Sox Rally Past Tigers 4-3The Chicago White Sox are one confident bunch right now — for good reason.
Yelich Scores On Braun's Fly In 9th, Brewers Beat Cubs 1-0The Milwaukee Brewers are starting to get the kind of stellar pitching performances they’ll need for a successful late playoff run.
Hendricks Goes 8 Innings, Cubs Beat Cardinals 5-1The Cubs got just the sort of start they needed from Hendricks and closed out the five-game series on a winning note after losing three straight. They lead their longtime rivals by 2 1/2 games.
New Father Reynolds Homers As Pirates Top Cubs 6-2Kyle Schwarber, Victor Caratini and Jason Kipnis had two hits apiece for the Cubs, but the NL Central leaders ended a 5-5, 12-day road trip with a thud.
Chicago Bears Cancel Thursday Practice, Amid National Sports Protests Of Kenosha Police Shooting Of Jacob Blake"In the wake of what has taken place in our backyard of Kenosha over the last couple of days, we as a team have a lot on our mind today," the Bears said in a statement.
As Sports Games Are Canceled In Protest, Chicago Sky Coach James Wade Has Strong Words About Jacob Blake ShootingAll three NBA playoff games were postponed, along with the entire WNBA slate and most of the MLS schedule in protest of the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha and police violence.
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.