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David Ross, Chicago Cubs hope to build on strong 2nd half

Oct. 06, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Nico Hoerner had a solid all-around season. Christopher Morel made a successful big league debut. Justin Steele and Keegan Thompson had breakthrough performances on the mound. At the end of another long year, the Chicago Cubs felt they were moving in the right...

Castiglione, Cohen, Campbell among Frick Award finalists

Oct. 06, 2022 00:30 AM EDT

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Boston’s Joe Castiglione, the Mets’ Gary Cohen and former major leaguers Dave Campbell, Steve Stone, Duane Kuiper and Ernie Johnson Sr. are among the 10 finalists for Hall of Fame’s 2023 Ford C. Frick Award for excellence in baseball broadcasting. ...

Reds lose 100 for 1st time since '82, Bote 5 RBIs lead Cubs

Oct. 05, 2022 20:42 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds lost 100 games for the first time in four decades, falling to the Cubs 15-2 in their season finale on Wednesday as David Bote drove in a season-high five runs. Cincinnati lost seven of its last nine games to finish 62-100, one shy of the...

Kershaw, Dodgers beat Rockies 6-1 for 111th victory

Oct. 05, 2022 20:27 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a season of gaudy numbers, two sets stand out for the Los Angeles Dodgers. They finished with their 111th victory to become the National League's winningest team in more than a century, and Freddie Freeman and Trea Turner each totaled 100 RBIs. ...

Reds avoid 100th loss with 3-2 walk-off win over Cubs

Oct. 04, 2022 22:32 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Spencer Steer doubled off Brandon Hughes in the ninth inning to score Stuart Fairchild and the Cincinnati Reds avoided their 100th loss, beating the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Tuesday night. The Reds (62-99) are trying to avoid the second 100-loss season in franchise...

Reds avoid 100th loss, beat Cubs 3-1 behind Hunter Greene

Oct. 03, 2022 22:43 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hunter Greene pitched six scoreless innings and the Cincinnati Reds remained at 99 losses, beating the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Monday night. The Reds (61-99) snapped a six-game skid and can avoid losing at least 100 games for the second time in franchise history if...

Márquez goes six vs Dodgers, helps Rockies end 7-game skid

Oct. 02, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Germán Márquez gave up one hit over six innings to help the Colorado Rockies end a seven-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. Brendan Rodgers hit a home run for the Rockies, who were victorious for just the second time...

Contreras gets ovations, Stroman goes 6, Cubs beat Reds 8-1

Oct. 02, 2022 19:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras got several standing ovations in what could be his final home game at Wrigley Field, Marcus Stroman threw six scoreless innings and the surging Chicago Cubs won their seventh straight, beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-1 on Sunday. Nelson Velázquez...

Seiya Suzuki homers as Chicago Cubs top Cincinnati Reds 2-1

Oct. 01, 2022 18:04 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Seiya Suzuki hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the seventh inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 on Saturday for their sixth straight win. Suzuki's 14th homer — a two-out drive to left-center against Derek Law (2-3) — was Chicago's first hit...

Sampson strong again as Cubs beat Reds for 5th straight win

Sep. 30, 2022 18:06 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Adrian Sampson threw seven efficient innings, Nico Hoerner drove in three runs and the Chicago Cubs won their fifth straight, 6-1 over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday. Sampson (4-5) gave up one run on three hits, struck out six and walked two in his 97-pitch outing. He...