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Cubs' Rizzo sprains right ankle, set for MRI on Monday

Sep. 15, 2019 8:06 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo was helped off the field Sunday by a trainer and a teammate with a sprained right ankle, and Wrigley Field fell silent. With Chicago's postseason pursuit already hindered by a season-ending injury to shortstop Javier Báez, the team may now be without another star player....

Cubs' wild-card lead cut, Padres walk off 9-8 in 10th

Sep. 11, 2019 2:59 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — With the Chicago Cubs playing a five-man infield, Manuel Margot was looking for a pitch up in the strike zone that he could elevate. Turned out he didn't even have to take his bat off his shoulder. Margot drew a four-pitch, bases-loaded walk with one out in the 10th inning and the San...

Hoerner 3 hits, 4 RBIs in debut, Cubs beat Padres 10-2

Sep. 10, 2019 2:42 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Nico Hoerner went from sitting on his couch in Oakland and watching the Chicago Cubs on TV on Sunday to having a remarkable major league debut with them on Monday night. The touted prospect had three hits and four RBIs in his big league debut and made some nice plays at shortstop for the...

Schwarber's slam powers Cubs to 10-5 win over Brewers

Sep. 6, 2019 12:43 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kyle Schwarber helped the Cubs put some distance between themselves and the Milwaukee Brewers. Schwarber launched a grand slam to cap a five-run sixth inning that sent Chicago to a 10-5 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday night in the opener of a crucial four-game series. "That ball was...

LEADING OFF: Wild-card hopefuls set for key weekend series

Aug. 30, 2019 3:21 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: STILL FIGHTING The Rays got themselves off the ropes by rallying late to beat Houston on Thursday night, ending a four-game skid. Now the AL wild-card hopefuls open a pivotal three-game home series against Cleveland. The Indians are 2 1/2 games ahead of Tampa...

Caratini hits 2 HRs off deGrom, Cubs beat Mets 4-1 for sweep

Aug. 29, 2019 10:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Night after night, Victor Caratini and the Chicago Cubs kept finding ways to beat the New York Mets. Like something out of "Groundhog Day"? "Kinda was, for three days," Cubs manager Joe Maddon. Noted Cubs fan Bill Murray — and star of the popular 1993 movie — certainly agreed....

LEADING OFF: Wild-card hopefuls set for key weekend series

Aug. 29, 2019 9:50 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Friday: STILL FIGHTING The Rays got themselves off the ropes by rallying late to beat Houston on Thursday night, ending a four-game skid. Now the AL wild-card hopefuls open a pivotal three-game home series against Cleveland. The Indians are 2 1/2 games ahead of Tampa...

Turner, Nationals beat Cubs 7-2 for 4th straight win

Aug. 25, 2019 12:10 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Trea Turner's renewed focus on the little things is producing big results. Turner reached base four times and scored twice, Yan Gomes and Howie Kendrick each drove in two runs and the surging Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on Saturday. Turner got Washington off to a quick...

Quintana, Rizzo lead Cubs past Pirates 7-1 at LLWS

Aug. 19, 2019 1:12 AM EDT

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — José Quintana, Anthony Rizzo and the Chicago Cubs put on quite a show. The grinning Little Leaguers soaked in every moment. Quintana pitched seven crisp innings, Rizzo hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Sunday night in the MLB Little...

Correction: Cubs-Phillies story

Aug. 14, 2019 11:34 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In a story Aug. 13 about the Philadelphia Phillies beating the Chicago Cubs, The Associated Press erroneously reported the final score. It was 4-2, not 3-2. A corrected version of the story is below: J.T. Realmuto powers Phillies past Cubs 4-2 J.T. Realmuto homered and drove in the...