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33 min ago | CBS Local

Levine: Cubs Trade Bonifacio, Russell To Braves

The Cubs traded utilityman Emilio Bonifacio and lefty reliever James Russell to the Braves just prior to Thursday's 3 p.m. trade deadline, sources said.

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6 hrs ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

Rockies 6, Cubs 4: It Ended Before Midnight

The Cubs' 13th extra-inning game of 2014 didn't last quite as long as their 12th.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Chris Rusin, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

11 hrs ago | Chicago Cubs

Arrieta gets call in series finale against Rockies

After the Rockies and Cubs took part in a 6-hour, 27-minute game that lasted 16 innings on Tuesday, contingency plans were necessary.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Tyler Matzek, Pedro Hernandez, Soccer Players, Alex, Edwin Jackson

Wed Jul 30, 2014

ArcaMax Publishing

Cubs fall to Rockies as Bonifacio is on clock for trade

Emilio Bonifacio was held out of the Chicago Cubs' lineup Wednesday night, and it appears highly likely the speedy switch-hitting infielder-outfielder will be traded before the 3 p.m. Thursday deadline.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, American League, American League Central, Kansas City Royals, San Francisco Giants, Felix Doubront

Sports Media 101

Which Lefty Should the Cubs' Deal?

Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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

Daily Herald

Chicago's Inside Pitch Good night and good morning from Wrigley

OK, it's 2:05 a.m. and I'm typing at Wrigley Field. We'll get up later and flesh it all out, but the Cubs just beat the Rockies 4-3 in 16 innings for the longest game in Cubs history in terms of time.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Welington Castillo, Justin Grimm, Blake Parker

Tue Jul 29, 2014

ChicagoSports.com

Cubs anticipate lots of trade action Wednesday

Despite trading two of their biggest assets nearly four weeks ago, The Cubs aren't done with Thursday's 3 p.m. trade deadline approaching.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel

Knoxville News Sentinel

Adams, Pierzynski lead Cardinals past Cubs 6-3

Matt Adams drove in four runs, A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Saturday to stop a four-game skid.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Matt Adams, A.J. Pierzynski, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

CBS Sports

Cubs still dealing?

The Cubs made their big deal already -- they aren't about to try to acquire David Price or Jon Lester -- but they may still have a few small deals to come.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Darwin Barney, Major League Baseball

ArcaMax Publishing

Tsuyoshi Wada sharp as Cubs top Rockies, 4-1

With Thursday's 3 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline approaching, the audition continues for Cubs players strengthening their case to stay with the team and those showcasing their skills Monday night in front of teams such as the Mariners, Giants, Blue Jays and Brewers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada, Darwin Barney

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Denver Post

Rockies open road trip with loss to Cubs at Wrigley Field

Arismendy Alcantara of the Chicago Cubs scores past catcher Wilin Rosario of the Colorado Rockies on a sacrifice fly by Justin Ruggiano during the fourth inning on July 28, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Wilin Rosario, DJ LeMahieu, Arismendy Alcantara, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

BleacherReport

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

The MLB trade deadline is now a matter of days away, as the non-waiver deadline is officially July 31 at 4 p.m. ET.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Corey Knebel, Starlin Castro, Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Miami Herald

St. Louis Cardinals

Ryan Bancroft of Weston measures one of the lobsters he caught in the waters of Biscayne Bay near Fishermen's Channel in July 2013.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball, Adam Wainwright, Chicago Cubs, Kyle Hendricks

WHTC

Tigers, Cubs Fall, White Sox and Whitecaps Get Wins

The Tigers' Justin Verlander had another tough outing Saturday night, giving up three runs on six hits and three walks across seven frames, losing 4-0.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Sale, Baseball Players, Justin Verlander, Austin Jackson, Eugenio Suarez

Chicago Sun-Times

Cubs' relievers need relief, too; Neil Ramirez sent down

The Cubs had planned as early as spring training to find rest opportunities for relief pitchers as the summer wound toward August.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Neil Ramirez, Justin Grimm, Blake Parker, Jon Jay, Matt Holliday

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Cubs can't pull out 2nd straight comeback win

St. Louis Cardinals' Jon Jay, left, scores past Chicago Cubs catcher Welington Castillo during the seventh inning of a baseball game on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Chicago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jon Jay, Welington Castillo, Matt Carpenter, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Belleville News Democrat

Adams, Pierzynski lead Cardinals past Cubs 6-3

Shelby Miller returned to the Cardinals' rotation and pitched effectively into the sixth inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Matt Adams, A.J. Pierzynski, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

The State

Recap: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis

Matt Adams finished with a pair of hits and drove in four runs, leading St. Louis to a 6-3 decision over Chicago in the second edition of a three-game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Matt Adams, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Shelby Miller

Daily Herald

Adams, Pierzynski lead Cardinals past Cubs 6-3

Matt Adams drove in four runs, A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Saturday to stop a four-game skid.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Matt Adams, A.J. Pierzynski, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Tradeable Cubs: Everyone Else

In the final piece of the series leading up to the trade deadline, we look at what bit parts could carry some value to a contender.

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

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