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Visitation wins 14th straight ISL basketball title. It wasn't a foregone conclusion this year

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

The Cubs uncharacteristically struggled this season but pulled it together in time to return to the top of the Independent School League.
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Cubs Marquee Network launches Saturday on 40 providers

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - The Cubs new regional network is set to launch Saturday with 40 video providers as partners. Marquee Sports Network will debut Feb. 22 and will air the Cubs' first...
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Cubs spring training opener pushed to Saturday night due to weather

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

MESA, Ariz. - Typically the weather doesn't play havoc with the Cubs' schedule until they get to Chicago for regular season games in March and April. But before the team could...
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Cubs star Javy Baez now has his own bobblehead

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Cubs star Javier “Javy” Baez now has a custom bobblehead. The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled an officially licensed, limited-edition bobblehead...
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Chicago Cubs single-game tickets for 2020 season on sale Friday

2 days ago   |   ABC

Chicago Cubs fans can begin purchasing single-game tickets for the upcoming season Friday.
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Report: Nationals declined multiple trade offers from Cubs involving 3B Kris Bryant

3 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

After balking at the idea of trade Victor Robles for Kris Bryant, the Nationals reportedly still decided against a package that included two of Carter Kieboom, Luis Garcia and...
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Ross to hit Bryant Leadoff

3 days ago   |   WGN TV

The Cubs have been looking for a leadoff hitter since Dexter Fowler left after the 2016 season. Last season, Cubs leadoff hitters had the lowest OBP in all of...
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MLB notebook: Cubs' Bryant to lead off in 2020

3 days ago   |   National Post

The Chicago Cubs want to get third baseman Kris Bryant as many at-bats as possible by using him in the leadoff spot this season.
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Cubs pointing Bryant toward new role: leadoff hitter

3 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

The Chicago Cubs are not only committed to Kris Bryant moving forward, they consider him their best player and want to get him the most at-bats as possible by using him in the...
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Is Kris Bryant The Leadoff Hitter The Cubs Have Been Searching For?

3 days ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

Following three years of the Cubs taking a musical chairs approach to the leadoff spot, first-year manager David Ross is leaning toward using Kris Bryant in the spot as a way...
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Newman confirms he suffered head injury in Daytona 500 crash

Newman confirms he suffered head injury in Daytona 500 crash

LAS VEGAS - Ryan Newman says he suffered a head injury in his crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500 but did not disclose details, and there's no timetable for his return to... Read more ...

B. Smith, restaurateur, model and cookbook author, has died

B. Smith, restaurateur, model and cookbook author, has died

"Heaven is shining even brighter now that it is graced with B.'s dazzling and unforgettable smile," her husband said in a statement. Read more ...

Buttigieg campaign alleges irregularities in Nevada caucuses vote

Buttigieg campaign alleges irregularities in Nevada caucuses vote

The letter asked the Nevada State Democratic Party to "explain anomalies in the data," among other requests. Read more ...

Newman suffered head injury, no internal injuries in crash

Newman suffered head injury, no internal injuries in crash

LAS VEGAS - Ryan Newman said he suffered a head injury in his crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500 but did not disclose details in a statement from the driver read before... Read more ...

B. Smith, model-turned-TV personality, dead at 70

B. Smith, model-turned-TV personality, dead at 70

Smith, who was also a lauded lifestyle guru, was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease in 2013. Read more ...

‘Mad' Mike Hughes fatal rocket crash caught on video

‘Mad' Mike Hughes fatal rocket crash caught on video

Video posted online shows the exact moment “Mad” Mike Hughes' homemade rocket came crashing down to earth after a failed launch attempt, killing the self-styled daredevil. The... Read more ...

Red Sox put former AL MVP Pedroia on 60-day injured list

Red Sox put former AL MVP Pedroia on 60-day injured list

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Boston Red Sox placed second baseman Dustin Pedroia on the 60-day injured list Sunday, further putting in doubt whether the former AL MVP will play again. Read more ...

Durham, Jackson-Davis lead Indiana past No. 9 Penn State

Durham, Jackson-Davis lead Indiana past No. 9 Penn State

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Al Durham scored 14 points and Trayce Jackson-Davis had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Indiana to a 68-60 victory over No. 9 Penn State on Sunday. Read more ...

Italy scrambles to contain Europe's first major coronavirus outbreak

Italy scrambles to contain Europe's first major coronavirus outbreak

The country announced nearly 150 cases, many in the densely populated region around Milan, as officials closed schools and canceled Venice's carnival celebrations. Read more ...

Powell scores 18, No. 16 Seton Hall rolls past St. John's

Powell scores 18, No. 16 Seton Hall rolls past St. John's

NEWARK, N.J. - Myles Powell scored 18 points, Sandro Mamukelashvili added 16 points and nine rebounds and No. 16 Seton Hall beat St. John's 81-65 on Sunday. Read more ...