Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.
Madison Bumgarner made sure the San Francisco Giants finished their long and strange series with Chicago Cubs on a winning note. Bumgarner pitched seven strong innings and Buster Posey went 4 for 4 with his […]
All the San Francisco Giants asked for was a fair shot, and that’s exactly what they got in the end. Hector Rondon stopped Angel Pagan’s smash with his right foot for the final out on […]
Jake Peavy is showing signs of getting back on track, and his timing couldn’t be better for the San Francisco Giants. The 33-year-old right-hander pitched seven solid innings in his fifth start with San Francisco, […]
The San Francisco Giants have won their protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won. MLB says this is the first […]
During the 20 minutes of rain, the field crew had great difficulty getting the tarp on the field, leaving parts of the infield exposed. When the tarp was removed, some of the water that had accumulated was dumped back onto the infield dirt.
The friendly confines of Wrigley Field have been anything but for Cubs fans over the years, as losing seasons stack up like a Chicago deep dish. However, the fans remain loyal, and will try to […]
Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA (AP Sports) 1933 – Lefty Grove of the Philadelphia A’s became the first pitcher since Aug. 2, 1931 – a span of 308 games – to shut out the New York […]
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
The beginning of July’s first blockbuster trade occurred about a month ago, when Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane called Chicago Cubs executive Theo Epstein to ask about Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.
By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to. This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]
After a broken right ankle with Atlanta last year threatened to end his career, Tim Hudson has emerged as one of baseball’s best and most surprising offseason additions. Hudson turned in another vintage performance to […]