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Chicago Cubs' Nico Hoerner (2) is safe at home past the tag of Cincinnati Reds catcher Tyler Stephenson during the fourth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Hoerner, Happ, bullpen lead Cubs past Reds 8-5

Sep. 11, 2020 3:07 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras had four hits to tie a career high, rookie Nico Hoerner added three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs overcame an early three-run deficit to top Sonny Gray and the Cincinnati Reds 8-5 Thursday on a long, wet night at Wrigley Field. Ian Happ drove in two runs and Hoerner, Kris...

St. Louis Cardinals players celebrate after they defeated the Chicago Cubs in the second baseball game of a doubleheader in Chicago, Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

O'Neill, DeJong HR, Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Cubs

Sep. 6, 2020 12:24 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tyler O'Neill and Paul DeJong homered, five St. Louis pitchers combined on a three-hitter and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 Saturday night to sweep a doubleheader. In the opener, Adam Wainwright pitched in the seventh and led the Cardinals to a 4-2 win. St. Louis pulled within 2...

Detroit Tigers' Cameron Maybin scores on a Austin Romine double in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Detroit, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Chicago Cubs get OF Maybin, 2 lefty relievers in 3 trades

Sep. 1, 2020 12:20 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs acquired veteran outfielder Cameron Maybin and two left-handed relievers in three trades on Monday, adding some help for the pursuit of their first division title since 2017. The NL Central leaders sent minor league infielder Zack Short to Detroit for Maybin, who is batting...