'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks remembered for optimism, character

CHICAGO - Fans and friends paid tribute to legendary Chicago Cubs slugger Ernie Banks on Saturday, recalling how he helped break baseball's color barrier during a Hall of Fame career in which...

Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83

...enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing Chicago Cubs teams, died Friday night. He was 83.The Cubs announced...express how important Ernie Banks will always be to the Chicago Cubs, the city of Chicago and Major League Baseball. He...

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks' death mourned by sports world and beyond

CHICAGO - To Chicago Cubs fans, Ernie Banks was sunshine that cut through decades of darkness. To baseball players, he was the spirit of the game.His...

New Wrig­ley Field bleachers won't be ready for Cubs' opener on April 5

The Chicago Cubs say new Wrig ley Field bleachers won't be ready for the April 5 season opener.The left- and right-field bleachers are being...

Ex-Brave Evan Gattis feels 'more at home' in Houston

...arbitration with Russell, who went 0-2 with a 2.97 ERA and one save in 66 games while splitting last season between the Chicago Cubs and Atlanta.Left-handed starter Mike Minor is the only Atlanta player in arbitration who has yet to agree to terms...

Scott Michaux: Predictions for 2015

...his golfing buddies in the Hall of Fame. WORLD SERIES: In a matchup that will establish new ratings records, the Chicago Cubs will beat the Boston Red Sox to win its first championship since 1908. 2015 SEC FOOTBALL: Georgia fans will miss the...


Major League BaseballCub detained, then releasedAuthorities in the Domin ican Republic questioned Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro after a nightclub shooting Saturday morning in which several people were injured.Police spokesman Jacobo...

Marlins acquire ex-Brave Prado from Yankees

...promoted to bench coach for Tampa Bay, who also added Rocco Baldelli and Charlie Montoyo to the staff of first-year manager Kevin Cash.Foley was third base coach on the staff of former manager Joe Maddon, who left to manage the Chicago Cubs.

How to find the Best Thrift Stores in your area

...secondhand clothes store in the Ames, Iowa area, I found a new? meaning it still had the tags on it ? replica Chicago Cubs jersey that would fit my oldest son. It was stuffed into a $2 rack of children's clothing. At a jersey store...

Former GreenJacket Jon Lester is introduced by Chicago Cubs

CHICAGO - Jon Lester says he believes in the Chicago Cubs' plan and is ready to try to help bring them their first championship since 1908.Lester says "we fully buy in."A three-time...