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Fifth-seeded Yankees among World Series favorites

Fifth-seeded Yankees among World Series favorites

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September 28 The New York Yankees stumbled to the No. 5 seed in the American League playoff standings, but that hasn't deterred bettors or sportsbooks when it comes to their postseason prospects. FULL STORY

Bartman rematch highlights MLB wild-card round

Bartman rematch highlights MLB wild-card round

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September 28 A rematch of the 2003 National League Championship Series that featured the infamous Steve Bartman incident highlights the matchups for Major League Baseball's wild-card round. FULL STORY

Cubs 3B Bryant to return to lineup vs. Pirates

Cubs 3B Bryant to return to lineup vs. Pirates

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September 01 Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant will be in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the host Pittsburgh Pirates, manager David Ross said on 670 The Score radio. FULL STORY

Cubs reinstate Quintana, Chatwood from IL

Cubs reinstate Quintana, Chatwood from IL

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August 25 The Chicago Cubs received a healthy dose of experienced pitching help Tuesday as both left-hander Jose Quintana and right-hander Tyler Chatwood were activated from the injured list. FULL STORY

Mize makes first home start against reeling Cubs

Mize makes first home start against reeling Cubs

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August 23 Casey Mize's first home game would have been a big event in any other season. FULL STORY

MLB moves reduce rosters from 30 to 28

MLB moves reduce rosters from 30 to 28

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August 06 All Major League Baseball teams reduced their rosters by two players on Thursday per return-to-play stipulations after the season was delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. FULL STORY

Bryant out again with illness; tests negative

Bryant out again with illness; tests negative

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August 02 Kris Bryant will be out of the Chicago Cubs lineup for a second straight day on Sunday as he fights off a gastrointestinal issue. FULL STORY

Hendricks, Cubs set for Brewers in opener

Hendricks, Cubs set for Brewers in opener

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July 23 In his five-plus seasons as a mainstay of the Chicago Cubs' starting rotation, Kyle Hendricks has accomplished quite a bit. He's pitched Game 7 of the World Series, won an ERA title and never finished a season with a WHIP over 1.19. FULL STORY

NL Central preview: Cards' rotation takes form, Reds rise

NL Central preview: Cards' rotation takes form, Reds rise

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July 22 There were not a lot of roster changes in St. Louis. The Cardinals grasp that it could be hard to replace the contributions of OF Marcell Ozuna (free agent) and RHP Jordan Hicks (Tommy John surgery/opt out), but the Cardinals always find a way thanks to a strong farm system. The top of the order - Kolten Wong, Matt Carpenter, Paul Goldschmidt, Paul DeJong - will be key. FULL STORY

MLB owners vote to proceed with 2020 season

MLB owners vote to proceed with 2020 season

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June 23 Even though months of haggling ended in an impasse Monday, Major League Baseball apparently will play ball this year. FULL STORY