Mikolas Goes 8 Innings, Cardinals Beat Cubs 2-1The Cubs, already assured a franchise-record fourth straight trip to the postseason, needed a win plus a loss by second-place Milwaukee to Detroit on Saturday night to clinch their third NL Central title in a row.
BBB Warns Of Scams Ahead Of Cubs Home Opener, Blackhawks PlayoffsThe Better Business Bureau is warning sports fans to be on the lookout for scams involving the upcoming Cubs home opener and Blackhawks Stanley Cup playoff run.
'Born To Fly The W' Newborns Cheer On Cubs In Special OnesieNewborn babies sport Chicago Cubs playoff onesies starting Friday at Advocate Health Care hospitals across the state, as the playoff season begins.
Playoff Update: Biggest Stories In The NBA, NHLIt's already been a wild ride.
Bucks Stay Alive In Playoffs With Bulls
Ishikawa 3-Run Homer Sends Giants To World SeriesThe Giants will face the Royals in the World Series.
Royals Edge Orioles 2-1, Take 3-0 Lead In ALCSBoosted by more sparkling defense, a dominant bullpen and another dose of small ball, suddenly the wild-card Royals are one win from the World Series.
Nationals Hold Off EliminationDoug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner's one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win against the San Francisco Giants on Monday.
Wild Ties Series With Blackhawks Jason Pominville scored for Minnesota in the second period off the back of Chicago goalie Corey Crawford's skate and the Wild beat the Blackhawks 4-2 on Friday night to even the Western Conference semifinal series at two games apiece.
Kane Lifts Blackhawks Over Wild 5-2 In Game 1 Patrick Kane scored two goals for Chicago in the third period, including a terrific dash through the Minnesota zone for the tie-breaking score, and the Blackhawks beat the Wild 5-2 in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals Friday night.
Zawaski: Primer, Prediction On Blackhawks-Wild SeriesMinnesota has an elite first line of defense, but it's weaker behind that.
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