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Strasburg, Nats look to sweep Cubs

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August 25 Three-time All-Star Stephen Strasburg will go for a career-high 16th victory when the Washington Nationals look to finish off a sweep against the host Chicago Cubs on Sunday afternoon in the finale of a three-game series. FULL STORY

Nats' Ross set to start on schedule vs. Cubs

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August 24 Washington right-hander Joe Ross, who left his most recent start after getting struck on the right leg by a comebacker, is expected to return for a start Friday as the Nationals continue their three-game road series against the Chicago Cubs. FULL STORY

Nationals visit Cubs with both teams eyeing playoffs

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August 23 Two teams that have helped themselves in the National League playoff picture with impressive runs of late will take nearly identical records into a three-game showdown beginning Friday afternoon when the Washington Nationals visit the Chicago Cubs. FULL STORY

Samardzija facing old team as Giants play Cubs

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August 22 The Chicago Cubs will try to complete a three-game sweep of the visiting San Francisco Giants when the teams meet in the series finale Thursday afternoon at Wrigley Field. FULL STORY

Castellanos a hit as Cubs take on Giants

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August 21 In Nicholas Castellanos' world, every day is Opening Day. FULL STORY

Jubilant Cubs aim for strong showing against Giants

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August 19 The Chicago Cubs figure to be in a good mood when they open a six-game homestand starting Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants. FULL STORY

Cubs, Pirates set for Little League Classic in Williamsport

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August 18 The Pittsburgh Pirates might be in a better place to enjoy the spirit of the Little League Classic, the Sunday night game in Williamsport, Pa., while the Chicago Cubs can't take their eyes off the race for the National League Central title. FULL STORY

Cubs call up INF Russell, demote OF Almora

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August 17 The Chicago Cubs recalled infielder Addison Russell and demoted outfielder Albert Almora Jr. to Triple-A Iowa. FULL STORY

Pirates playing spoiler as Cubs struggle on road

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August 17 A collapse since the All-Star break has given the Pittsburgh Pirates a new role: spoiler. FULL STORY

Slipping Cubs face floundering Pirates

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August 16 Going into their weekend series, the visiting Chicago Cubs remain in the thick of the race for the National League Central title, while the Pittsburgh Pirates are fighting just to stay relevant. FULL STORY