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Cubs seek consistency in series opener vs. Padres

Cubs seek consistency in series opener vs. Padres

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June 18 The defending champions will get their first chance when they host the San Diego Padres in the opener of a three-game series Monday night at Wrigley Field. FULL STORY

Struggling Cubs still have time in NL Central

Struggling Cubs still have time in NL Central

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June 15 They suffered a 9-4 loss to the Mets at Citi Field on Wednesday night to fall to 32-33. At this point a year ago, they were 45-20. FULL STORY

MLB Notebook: Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2

MLB Notebook: Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2

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May 14 Jeter's No. 2 will now be immortalized in Yankee Stadium's Monument Park alongside Babe Ruth's No. 3, Lou Gehrig's No. 4 among others. Jeter became the 22nd Yankee to have his number retired. FULL STORY

Kershaw rips Anderson for 'disrespectful' actions

Kershaw rips Anderson for 'disrespectful' actions

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April 20 Three-time Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw expressed his displeasure at the "disrespectful" actions of Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Tyler Anderson at the start of the Wednesday's game. FULL STORY

Nationals place INF Drew on 10-day DL

Nationals place INF Drew on 10-day DL

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April 12 Drew's injury comes three days after starting shortstop Trea Turner strained his right hamstring in Saturday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Turner was placed on the 10-day disabled list Monday. FULL STORY

Sale faces Verlander in Red Sox-Tigers finale

Sale faces Verlander in Red Sox-Tigers finale

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April 10 Boston southpaw Chris Sale will face veteran Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander in a pairing of pitchers with excellent track records who worked their teams' season openers. FULL STORY

Howard signs minor league deal with Braves

Howard signs minor league deal with Braves

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April 06 The Atlanta Braves signed former Philadelphia Phillies slugger Ryan Howard to a minor league contract, the team announced Thursday. FULL STORY

Nationals Season Preview: The time is now

Nationals Season Preview: The time is now

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March 29 And rookie manager Matt Williams won the division in his first year at the helm in 2014 with the club, just as veteran skipper Dusty Baker did in 2016. And the club has yet to win a playoff series. FULL STORY

Cubs Season Preview: Core returns for champs

Cubs Season Preview: Core returns for champs

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March 27 These 21st century Cubs start with the reigning NL Most Valuable Player (third baseman Kris Bryant), a World Series MVP (second baseman-outfielder Ben Zobrist) and not one but three Cy-Young caliber starting FULL STORY

Indians Season Preview: World Series return in store?

Indians Season Preview: World Series return in store?

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March 27 The American League champion Cleveland Indians reported to spring training with a roster that on paper was stronger than the one they used to get to the 10th inning of Game 7 of the World Series, before losing FULL STORY