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Sunday Aug 24 | Cubbies Crib

Tsuyoshi Wada flirts with no-no in 2-1 Cubs win

Jul 23, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada pitches against the San Diego Padres during the first inning at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Baltimore Orioles

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Baseball by the numbers

2Sox pitchers have 510 strikeouts at home, tied with the Padres for 15th in the majors, but only 389 on the road, the fewest in baseball.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jose Abreu, Starlin Castro, National League, National League Central

Sportsnet.ca

SD @ ARI8:10 pm ET

Cashner hasn't pitched since June 18 because of right shoulder soreness. He had been sidelined prior to that with right elbow soreness.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Andrew Cashner, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Josh Collmenter, Arizona Diamondbacks, Vidal Nuno

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Watkins among familiar faces on Cubs

Logan Watkins felt right at home at Wrigley Field, even though he was just called up from Triple-A Iowa.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Logan Watkins, Mike Olt, Jorge Soler, Matt Szczur

Chicago Cubs

Rizzo welcomes inspirational friend

A month ago, Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo visited a cancer patient, Mike Kasallis, and promised the 22-year-old he would hit a home run for him.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sky Sports

MLB: Stephen Strasburg helps Washington Nationals win their eighth straight

Stephen Strasburg came to the fore as the Washington Nationals extended their winning streak to eight matches by cruising past the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Jonathan Lucroy, Aramis Ramirez, Justin Upton

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Rick Renteria: Savor these spoiler games

Four years ago next month, Rick Renteria watched from the San Diego Padres' bench as the going-nowhere Cubs won three of four games at Petco Park to put the Padres on the brink of elimination.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, San Diego Padres, Buster Posey

MSNBC

Andrew Cashner tosses five innings in rehab start

Making his way back from a shoulder injury, Padres right-hander Andrew Cashner logged five innings in a minor-league rehab start Monday at Triple-A.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andrew Cashner, Baseball Players

Mon Aug 18, 2014

BleacherReport

MLB Power Rankings: An Updated Look at Where All 30 Teams Stand

The Oakland Athletics stumbled to a 1-6 record last week and are just 7-10 here in August, and that was enough to drop them from the top spot, a position they have held since well before the All-Star break.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Greg Reynolds, Jose Altuve, Jose Valentin, Chris Carter

Fri Aug 15, 2014

BleacherReport

Cubs Grades at the 2014 Three-Quarter Mark

It also won't be long until that number is zero for the Chicago Cubs . Not that it's a huge surprise for fans of the Cubs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Darwin Barney, Welington Castillo, Jeff Samardzija

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Brewers 6, Cubs 2: A Whiff And Air Show

While the Cubs were striking out in huge numbers, a more entertaining show went on in the air above Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Fiers, Will Smith, Scooter Gennett, Khris Davis, Elian Herrera

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

MLB: Rockies' Tulowitzki to have surgery, miss rest of season

Tulowitzki's season over: Colorado Rockies All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki will have surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left hip and miss the rest of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Troy Tulowitzki, Baseball Players, Rymer Liriano, Howie Kendrick

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Cubbies Crib

Pregame Notes: Cubs offense looks to break out against tough Peralta

Jul 27, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks delivers a pitch in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field.at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Kyle Hendricks, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta

Sun Aug 10, 2014

BleacherReport

MLB's Biggest Duds of the Week, Position by Position

Yet the funk appears without warning, indiscriminately laying waste to even the most talented of players that baseball has to offer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Evan Gattis, Baseball Players, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Jason Heyward, Chris Johnson, Jedd Gyorko

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Cubs seek some breathing room for Javier Baez

Javier Baez peeks out from behind a wall in the dugout against the Rockies at Coors Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Colorado Rockies, Jorge Soler

Fri Aug 01, 2014

USA Today

Shreds of hope in Padres' historically bad season

The rebuilding trucks have pulled up in San Diego - just like so many of the 46 years before this one.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mat Latos, Chase Headley, Will Venable, Jesse Hahn

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Call to the Pen

Anthony Rizzo: the face of the Chicago Cubs

Jul 22, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run against the San Diego Padres during the third inning at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, San Diego Padres, Aroldis Chapman

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs 4, Rockies 3: Baker Street

In the absence of contention, the Cubs and Rockies provided some of the best Wrigley entertainment in years Tuesday night... and early Wednesday morning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Charlie Culberson, Cristhian Adames, Arismendy Alcantara

Cubbies Crib

Starlin Castro, Cubs walk off in 16 vs Rockies, win 4-3

Jul 29, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs catcher John Baker scores the winning run against the Colorado Rockies during the sixteenth inning at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Colorado Rockies, Nolan Arenado, Tyler Matzek

Tue Jul 29, 2014

MSNBC

And That Happened: Monday's scores and highlights

Marlins 7, Nationals 6 : Rafael Soriano and a three-run lead in the ninth seems safe.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Rafael Soriano, Jeff Baker, A.J. Burnett, Jake Odorizzi, Jason Lane

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