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Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester (34) throws the ball against the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May, 12, 2019, in Chicago.
AP Photo/David Banks
May 13, 2019 - 8:15 am
Lester worked his way through 6 2/3 innings, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer and the Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 to take a weekend series between the top teams in the NL Central.
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May 08, 2019 - 1:21 pm
Bases loaded. Two outs. Bottom of the last inning. Winning run at the plate. No matter what level of baseball we're talking about, this is the most high-pressure situation the game has to offer ... even for tee ball players. That was the exact situation during a recent game in Taiwan when the...
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Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant hits a grand slam during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Chicago.
AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh
May 06, 2019 - 7:01 am
Bryant hit his fourth career grand slam in Chicago's six-run eighth inning, and the Cubs pounded the St. Louis Cardinals 13-5 on Sunday night for their season-high seventh consecutive victory.
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Chris Sale
Patrick Gorski/USA Today Sports
May 04, 2019 - 11:01 am
Chris Sale snapped out of his early-season funk to earn his first win with an impressive performance against his former team, tossing six scoreless innings of three-hit ball in the Boston Red Sox's 6-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox, 6-1, on Friday night.
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