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  • Arrieta wins NL Cy Young Award; Keuchel earns AL honor

    NEW YORK – Jake Arrieta of the Cubs aced out Dodgers stars Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw for the NL Cy Young Award while Houston lefty Dallas Keuch ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Cubs' Maddon, Texas' Banister selected Managers of the Year

    NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Maddon and Jeff Banister were a huge hit in their new jobs this season. Now, that immediate success has reaped individual rewards.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Royals win World Series, rally late, then rout Mets in 12th

    NEW YORK (AP) — Crown 'em, Kansas City!One agonizing step from ecstasy last season, this time the Ro ...
    Nov. 1, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Epstein, Cubs start to look ahead after 'magical' year

    CHICAGO – A day later, Theo Epstein was ready to start again.Next season can't come soon enough for ...
    Oct. 23, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • NLCS: Daniel Murphy homers again as N.Y. Mets sweep Chicago Cubs

    CHICAGO – One final, charmed swing by Daniel Murphy, and the New York Mets finished a playoff sweep of the Chicago Cubs.
    Oct. 22, 2015 - 1:06 am
  • Slumping Chicago Cubs lose, trail N.Y. Mets 3-0 in NLCS

    CHICAGO – The tiebreaking run scored on a wild pitch on a strikeout. The rookie left fielder had an RBI single go off his glove.
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • Spotlight on Wrigley Field as NLCS arrives in Chicago

    CHICAGO – Will Byington sat at the counter in the Starbucks across Addison Street from Wrigley Field editing pictures on a laptop.
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • Cubs focused on Game 3 of NLCS against deGrom, Mets

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant, Kyle Schwarber and Jason Hammel played hacky sack with a baseball, and manager Joe Maddon chatted amiably with his players ...
    Oct. 19, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Daniel Murphy HRs again as New York Mets beat Jake Arrieta, Chicago Cubs for 2-0 NLCS lead

    NEW YORK – Say this for Daniel Murphy and the New York Mets: They have their October formula down and are sticking with it.
    Oct. 18, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Harvey and Murphy lead Mets over Cubs 4-2 in NLCS opener

    NEW YORK – Matt Harvey delivered his first huge performance on baseball's October stage. Daniel Murphy has been providing them all postseason.
    Oct. 18, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Power plays: NLCS a classic clash between young Cubs, Mets

    NEW YORK – Matt Harvey bringin' heat, Kris Bryant goin' deep.Noah Syndergaard firing 100 mph fastbal ...
    Oct. 17, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Superstitions hard to shed for hopeful Chicago Cubs faithful

    CHICAGO – Billy Siegel doesn't want to hear any talk about a billy goat curse or a Steve Bartman hex afflicting his beloved Chicago Cubs. He dismisses ...
    Oct. 17, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Cubs Russell ruled out for NLCS with hamstring injury

    CHICAGO – The Cubs will send Jon Lester to the mound for Game 1 of the NL Championship Series against the New York Mets, and Javier Baez will start at ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Wrigley Field renovations mean fewer souvenirs for ballhawks

    CHICAGO – Glove in hand, eyes fixed straight ahead, Brian Talarico stands poised like an outfielder. Always in position, he's on patrol at Wrigley Fie ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 12:33 am
  • Chicago Cubs win NL Division Series, beat St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4

    CHICAGO – Joe Maddon posed for a selfie on the field with his wife. Jon Lester sprayed champagne with his young son. Rocker Eddie Vedder partied on th ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 11:55 pm
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