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3 hrs ago | Cubbies Crib

Zac Rosscup, Neil Ramirez recalled; Blaker Parker optioned to Triple-A

Right-hander Blake Parker made two appearances and gave up three earned runs on five hits for a 16.20 ERA over 1 2/3 innings.


Related Topix: Sports, Zac Rosscup, Neil Ramirez, Baseball Players, Blake Parker

8 hrs ago | ESPN

Cubs place OF Ruggiano (hamstring) on DL

The Chicago Cubs placed outfielder Justin Ruggiano on the disabled list with a left hamstring strain and called up pitcher Neil Ramirez from Triple-A Iowa on Thursday.


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

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Wednesday game report: Brewers vs. Padres

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Mike Olt making case to stay at 3B as Cubs hammer D-Backs

Mike Olt isn't going to suddenly turn the Cubs into a playoff team. But three weeks into the season, he's going to get his chance to be their starting third baseman.


Related Topix: Sports, Tony Campana, Baseball Players, Mike Olt

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs vs. Reds Preview, Sunday 4/20, 1:20 CT

The last time the Cubs won a series from the Reds in Wrigley Field, Carlos Pena and Jeff Baker hit cleanup, DJ LeMahieu had a 2-for-2 game and the winning pitchers were Matt Garza and Kerry Wood .


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, DJ LeMahieu, Carlos Pena, Jeff Baker, Kerry Wood, Homer Bailey

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Cubbies Crib

What to do with the Chicago Cubs pitching staff?

The start to the 2014 season has seen some good, and bad with the Chicago Cubs pitching.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Russell, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jeff Samardzija, Justin Grimm, Carlos Marmol

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Cubbies Crib

C.J. Edwards eyes a pennant in Chicago soon

C.J. Edwards hasn't made it to the big leagues yet. And he is also very aware that things can happen and he may not make it.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jorge Soler

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Rant Sports

Edwin Jackson Contract Still Has Upside for Chicago Cubs

The contract given by the Chicago Cubs to Edwin Jackson heading into the 2013 season is roundly ridiculed by everyone who has ever seen Jackson pitch.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Matt Moore

Sun Apr 13, 2014

St. Louis Cardinals

Cardinals look to slow red-hot Brewers in series opener

The Brewers, winners of nine straight, have a chance to prove their hot start signifies they are a legitimate threat in the National League Central when they host the defending NL champion Cardinals on Monday at Miller Park.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Jon Jay, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, Matt Holliday, St. Louis Cardinals

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cardinals 10, Cubs 4: Back To The Drawing Board

Cubs manager Rick Renteria challenged this close play at first base in the bottom of the third inning and won: It was pretty clear even on first viewing that the runner was out; the correct call was made, saving the Cubs a run, leaving the score at 4-1 going into the fourth inning, a reasonably close game.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Rusin, Baseball Players, Carlos Zambrano, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Milwaukee Brewers Hit the Ground Running in 2014

After winning the NL Central Division in 2011, the Milwaukee Brewers and their faithful followers commenced on a steep downward spiral that nearly transformed into a harrowing free fall.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Milwaukee Brewers, Baseball Players, Corey Hart, Aramis Ramirez, Rickie Weeks

Thu Apr 10, 2014

CBS Sports

Prospects Report: Minor details early on

As the unexpected leadoff hitter for the Cubs, Emilio Bonifacio has been one of the best finds off the waiver wire so far this season and a lifesaver for Rotisserie owners who neglected speed on Draft Day.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Emilio Bonifacio, Mike Olt, Arismendy Alcantara, Darwin Barney

Wed Apr 09, 2014

That Balls Outta Here

Morning Phil Up - 4/9/2014 - Boos only make Ryan Braun...

Apr 8, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun celebrates with center fielder Carlos Gomez and shortstop Jean Segura after hitting a three run home run during the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, Carlos Gomez, Baseball Players, Jean Segura, Philadelphia Phillies, Cole Hamels

CBS Local

Baseball Shots Of The Week - April 8, 2014

Clayton Kershaw's DL stint shouldn't sink the Dodgers, but it's not good news. Yunel Escobar is a surprise re-signing for the Rays, who have Hak-Ju Lee on the mend.


Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, CC Sabathia

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Philadelphia Phillies

Phillies hope hot-hitting Utley returns against Crew

The Phillies hope to have the National League's hottest hitter back in the lineup Wednesday when their home-opening series continues against the Brewers.


Related Topix: Sports, Chase Utley, Baseball Players, Logan Schafer, Cole Hamels, Jonathan Pettibone, Carlos Ruiz

Gapers Block

Cubs Don't Need Aces For Future Success

One worry floating around about Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer's plan is that they haven't been able to secure a front-of-the-rotation starter up to this point through drafts, trading, or the international market.


Related Topix: Sports, Arismendy Alcantara, Baseball Players, Masahiro Tanaka, Chris Rusin, Jeff Samardzija, Andrew McCutchen

Sat Apr 05, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Rays Tales: Playing their trades

Trades are a big deal for the Rays. Having a majors-high 15 players among their 25-man opening day roster acquired that way illustrates what seems obvious: Their chance for success depends on making good deals.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Brandon Gomes, Robinson Chirinos, Brandon Guyer, James Shields

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Preview: Brewers at Red Sox

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Marco Estrada, Jake Peavy, Yovani Gallardo, Jacoby Ellsbury

Viva El Birdos

2014 Farm Impact: Brewers Prospects to Watch

I'll start off by saying this: I think that everyone is massively downplaying how good this Brewers team can be in 2014, and doing so at their detriment.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Aramis Ramirez, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball

Northern Michigan News

NL Capsules

Atlanta pitcher Aaron Harang and the Brewers' Matt Garza had no-hit bids until Chris Johnson homered with two outs in the seventh inning, sending the Braves to a victory.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Baseball Players, Aaron Harang, Arizona Cardinals, Chris Johnson, Logan Schafer