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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 2: Justin Ruggiano #20 of the Chicago Cubs, who had five runs batted in, celebrates with Chris Coghlan #8  and Nate Schierholtz #19 after sweeping the Boston Red Sox after a 16-9 win at Fenway Park on July 2, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Cubs Complete Sweep Over Red Sox, 16-9

By: Ken Powtak Associated Press BOSTON (AP)  Justin Ruggiano, Mike Olt and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers to power the Chicago Cubs to a 16-9 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night, completing […]

07/02/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 1:  Luis Valbuena #24 of the Chicago Cubs reacts throwing Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox out at first base for the final out of a 2-1 win at Fenway Park on July 1, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Valbuena’s Sac Fly Lifts Cubs Over Red Sox 2-1

By: Howard Ulman AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP)  Luis Valbuena broke a ninth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly that sent the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night. […]

07/01/2014

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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]

06/20/2014

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 4: Relief pitcher Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets reacts as Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs scores on his wild pitch during the fifth inning at Wrigley Field June 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Castro Leads Way in Cubs’ Ugly 5-4 Win Over Mets

Starlin Castro went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs outlasted the New York Mets 5-4 Wednesday night in a mistake-filled game that featured a combined 13 pitchers.

06/05/2014

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 3: Nate Schierholtz #19 of the Chicago Cubs gets a pie in the face by Emilio Bonifacio #64 of the Chicago Cubs after Schierholtz'  game-winning hit against the New York Mets in the ninth inning at Wrigley Field on June 3, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs won 2-1.  (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Walked-Off

Nate Schierholtz hit a two-out game-ending RBI single, after Chris Coghlan homered to tie it in the eighth, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 2-1 on Tuesday night.

06/04/2014

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 20:  Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs hits an RBI single, scoring teammate Emilio Bonifacio during the seventh inning against the New York Yankees at Wrigley Field on May 20, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.      (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Tanaka Win Streak Ends, Yankees Lose To Cubs

Masahiro Tanaka had his regular-season unbeaten streaked snapped at 42, allowing a career-high four runs in six innings, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Yankees 6-1 on Tuesday night.

05/20/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Imagine Dragons on LeBron James, First Pitches and A Chicago Cubs World Series

The Las Vegas rockers offer up a potential song to a star NBA player and discuss how they narrowly averted disaster at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.

03/21/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 9: Junior Lake #21 of the Chicago Cubs hits an RBI single against the St. Louis Cardinals in the seventh inning at Busch Stadium on August 9, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.

Cubs Hope Junior Lake Bridges Gap To Major Youth Movement

The Cubs lost 96 games last season. Young outfielder Junior Lake looks to be part of the turnaround.

03/20/2014

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