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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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.
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.
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.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
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.
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 .
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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.
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 .
Tue Apr 08, 2014
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.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
REPORT: Cubs' Ricketts open to selling stakes to raise needed funds
Apr 4, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; A general view of Wrigley Field during the national anthem prior to a game between the Chicago Cubs and the Philadelphia Phillies.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Yanks Go Yard
Is Ichiro Already Pushing Soriano Towards The Bench?
Coming into the 2014 season, the Yankees lineup was pretty set in stone. The outfield is Brett Gardner in left, Jacoby Ellsbury in center, and Carlos Beltran in right field.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Johnson homer lifts Braves over Brewers 1-0
Atlanta pitcher Aaron Harang and the Milwaukee Brewers' Matt Garza had no-hit bids until Chris Johnson homered with two outs in the seventh inning, sending the Braves to a 1-0 victory Wednesday.
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Get To Know The 2014 Tennessee Smokies
Led by an awesome pitching staff and two great power hitters, the Smokies look poised for another great season in 2014.