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Yesterday | Chicago Sun-Times

McKay insists he 'kept up my end of the bargain' under Dale Sveum

Three regular-season weeks into the Cubs' first managerial change under Theo Epstein, and the only thing that's changed is some faces in the clubhouse and voices on the field staff.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Anna gives Yankees some good news

By the time rookie Dean Anna stepped to the plate in the 12th inning on Sunday, the Yankees were desperate for good news.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ivan Nova, Baseball Players, Dean Anna, Brett Gardner, David Price, Preston Claiborne

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Cubbies Crib

Welington Castillo continues to grow as a leader

The success of the Chicago Cubs isn't going to fall on one player. But an integral part of the process will involve Cubs' catcher Welington Castillo .

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Related Topix: Sports, Welington Castillo, Baseball Players, Starlin Castro, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

CBS Local

Levine: Numbers Help, But Talent Determines Winners

Cubs manager Rickey Renteria is doing his best to cajole and push his players to better performance levels.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

There was a time - and not too long ago - Cubs were destination

Alfonso Soriano spent much of his time in the Yankees' clubhouse early Wednesday talking about his losing seasons with the Cubs and the trade to New York last summer that he thinks will give him a shot at reaching another World Series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Masahiro Tanaka, CC Sabathia, Carlos Zambrano

YESNetwork

Soriano reflects on Chicago

On the books for $14 million this season, Alfonso Soriano is - by a slight margin over pitcher Edwin Jackson - the highest-paid player on the Chicago Cubs' 2014 payroll.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Starlin Castro, Chicago Cubs, New York Yankees, Welington Castillo

Sports Network

Yankees complete DH shutout sweep of Cubs

The New York Yankees hurler fired six scoreless innings to help the Bronx Bombers complete a doubleheader sweep of the visiting Chicago Cubs with a 2-0 victory in Wednesday's nightcap.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Ryan Kalish, Masahiro Tanaka

Wed Apr 16, 2014

New York Daily News

Yankees infielder Sizemore happy to be back

The road back to the big leagues for Scott Sizemore has been long and painful. On Wednesday he finally made it all the way back and it came with great reward.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brett Gardner

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Several Cubs could be attractive to Yankees as season progresses

Five years ago, Jeff Samardzija was a rookie reliever when the Cubs helped christen the new Yankee Stadium with an exhibition series at the end of spring training.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija

Sports Media 101

Analyzing Yankees Trade for Alfonso Soriano as Cubs Prez Theo Epstein Reflects

Yankees 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the New York Yankees as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Curtis Granderson, Mark Teixeira, Alex Rodriguez

Cubbies Crib

4/15 Morning Marquee: Cubs to face former teammate Soriano, Gyorko gets an extension

After an off day on Monday, the Chicago Cubs will take the field against former teammate Alfonso Soriano and the New York Yankees Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Herald

Closer by committee? Cubs ought to give it a shot

Baseball is a sport that doesn't take to change very well, and when change does happen, it usually happens gradually and grudgingly.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Russell, American League, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees, Masahiro Tanaka, Travis Wood

Rant Sports

Chicago Cubs vs. New York Yankees Series Preview

Two of America's most popular baseball teams will be throwing down this week in an early season interleague showdown from the Big Apple.

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Related Topix: Sports, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter

Major League Baseball

Soriano's friendship invaluable to Starlin, young Cubs

Former Cub Alfonso Soriano took Chicago shortstop Starlin Castro under his wing when Castro was called up in 2010.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Bernie Williams, Major League Baseball

Sun Apr 13, 2014

CBS Sports

Roundup: Oakland's Kazmir excels, exits with sore triceps

The second full week of the regular season is officially complete. Here is a recap of Sunday's news from around the league.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Coco Crisp, Colby Rasmus, Chad Billingsley, Denard Span, Mat Latos

NJ.com

Alfonso Soriano, back 'home' with Yankees, has been...

Joe Girardi explained Sunday that each winter when the Yankees ' decision makers envision their lineup for the coming season, they focus on players with swings well-suited for their ballpark.

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YESNetwork

Yanks, Nova to face Boston in series finale

It's Sunday night baseball in the Bronx tonight, as the Yankees will go for a series victory in the finale of their four-game set with the Red Sox.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ivan Nova, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Francisco Cervelli, Dean Anna, Mark Teixeira

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Maneater

MLB predictions: Evan and Eva Longoria fall in love

We are a week into the Major League Baseball season. The Budweiser is flowing, Royals fans are crying, and I have already been reminded numerous times why I detest Matt Holliday so much.

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Related Topix: Matt Holliday, Carlos Beltran, Chris Davis, Justin Verlander, Adam Dunn

Rant Sports

Chicago Cubs' Edwin Jackson Is Still Edwin Jackson

No one should have been fooled by Edwin Jackson 's first start of the season, least of all the Chicago Cubs .

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Baseball Players

Tue Apr 08, 2014

CBS Local

Levine: Protecting Young Cub Hitters Up To Each Player, Says MVP

For years National league 2013 MVP Andrew McCutchen was pitched around. It certainly is a common practice too pitch around a teams best hitter or two too win a ballgame.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Andrew McCutchen

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