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Rookie Peter Lambert bottles up Cubs again, Rockies win 10-3

DENVER (AP) — Rookie Peter Lambert went five strong innings and baffled Chicago for a second time in five days as the Colorado Rockies won their 10th straight a...

Rookie Peter Lambert bottles up Cubs again, Rockies win 10-3

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Lambert sparkles to win debut, Rockies top Cubs 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Peter Lambert allowed four hits over seven innings and struck out nine to win his major league debut, helping the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Thursday. A 22-year-old right-hander selected in the second round with the ...
01:39, 06/07/2019

Hamels throws 7 scoreless, 4 batters hit as Cubs top Rockies Cole Hamels struck out nine in seven scoreless innings, singled twice and drove in two runs to lead the Chicago Cubs past the Colorado Rockies 10-1 in a testy game       ...
01:52, 06/13/2019

Bote’s career-high 7 RBIs lead Cubs over Rockies 9-8 CHICAGO (AP) — David Bote drove in a career-high seven runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 9-8 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night. Bote had four hits, including a three-run homer and bases-clearing double to hand the Rockies a second str...
06:00, 06/06/2019

Schwarber, Báez homer; Cubs end Rockies’ winning streak CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Schwarber and Javier Báez homered, Kyle Hendricks was solid again through seven innings and the Chicago Cubs beat Colorado 6-3 on Tuesday night to end the Rockies’ season-high eight-game winning streak. Carlos González had t...
05:00, 06/05/2019

Powerful Rockies rally past Cubs, 9th straight win at home DENVER (AP) — Ian Desmond hit a monster blast that brought fans to their feet but it was a manufactured run that made the difference for the Colorado Rockies. Colorado scored its first five runs on homers — including Desmond’s 486-foot rocket —...
09:00, 06/11/2019

Schwarber, Báez homer; Cubs end Rockies' winning streak Kyle Schwarber and Javier Báez homered, Kyle Hendricks was solid again through seven innings and the Chicago Cubs beat Colorado 6-3 to end the Rockies' season-high eight-game winning streak        ...
07:26, 06/05/2019

Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca: a charming and good-natured movie pioneer | Peter Bradshaw The man inside Star Wars’ Wookiee suit may not have been instantly recognisable, but his skills helped lay the groundwork for current blockbuster moviesLike Anthony Daniels in the gold shell of C3PO, or Dave Prowse in the cloak and mask of Darth Vade...
14:39, 05/03/2019

CUBS, CHICAGO BOARD OPTIONS EXCHANGE (CBOE) OFFER AUCTION OF CUBS SEASON TICKETS CHICAGO - The Chicago Cubs today announced plans for the auction of season tickets to Cubs home games in conjunction with the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE).The auction will run from March 4 through March 11 on www.cubs.com. ......
00:52, 05/03/2019

A Peter Martins Ballet Loses Peter Martins, and a Slap Peter Martins is not being erased from City Ballet, which he retired from amid accusations of harassment and abuse. But his “Romeo + Juliet” is being tweaked....
18:00, 05/20/2019

Bisphenol: what to know about the chemicals in water bottles and CDs Though its health effects are still debated, the EPA says it is concerned about bisphenol (such as BPA) because ‘it is a reproductive, developmental and systemic toxicant’Bisphenols are a group of chemicals used to manufacture plastics, epoxy resins ...
08:52, 05/24/2019

Shipwreck's 350-Year-Old Bottles of Wine Are Up for Auction - Would You Take a Sip? Divers have uncovered many treasures and rare items from the seafloor. Some years ago, a team of divers recovered a collection of wine-bottles from a shipwreck in the North Sea. They date back over 300 years and the wine is about to be sold at one of...
22:26, 06/05/2019

Adam Lambert shops like a rock star When Adam Lambert and Queen opened this year’s Oscars ceremony with an electrifying performance, the star-studded audience leapt to their feet and unabashedly rocked out. That’s the effect that the former “American Idol” contestant often has on crowd...
14:26, 06/05/2019

How Plastic Bottles Are Paying For School In Nigeria A school in Nigeria is accepting plastic bottles in lieu of school fees from parents. The Recycle Pay project allows parents to use plastic waste as currency to pay their children's school fees....
13:00, 06/13/2019

Predators hire Dan Lambert as assistant coach NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have hired Dan Lambert (pronounced lam-BAIR) as an assistant coach as the franchise attempts to boost a power play that struggled throughout the 2018-19 season. Lambert spent the last two seasons as hea...
04:13, 06/05/2019

These Are Our Readers' Five Favorite Everyday Water Bottles Pour one out for the pretenders, because these are our readers’ five favorite everyday water bottles. Sip on what everyone had to say about the finalists below, then be sure to vote for your favorite before this Co-Op runs dry. ...
04:39, 05/31/2019

Are Soda Cans or Plastic Bottles Worse for the Environment? We all know that garbage has a terrible impact on our environment—take a look at the plastic bottles washing up on our beaches and in our waterways. But when it comes to the question of bottles versus aluminum cans, does one container have an even wo...
02:00, 05/02/2019

After Coffee Cup, Game of Thrones Finale Let Plastic Bottles Slip in After a misplaced coffee cup in episode 4, eagle-eyed viewers have now spotted a couple of modern-age plastic water bottles on Game of Thrones season 8 episode 6 "The Iron Throne"....
16:26, 05/20/2019

Everything We've Learned About Miranda Lambert's Love Life Based on Her Lyrics You can feel Miranda Lambert's emotional pain, and triumph, through her music. The 35-year-old country singer, who is nominated for three 2019 CMT Music Awards, divorced Blake Shelton......
14:26, 06/04/2019

Remember the Starbucks cup? ‘Game of Thrones’ screwed up again with plastic water bottles The Game of Thrones finale is now history, and it all went down exactly as the leaks said it would. We know who survived season 8, who died, and who took the Iron Throne. The finale, just like the rest of the season, was far from delivering the perfe...
14:00, 05/20/2019

Miranda Lambert and Husband Brendan McLoughlin Color Coordinate On Rare Outing In NYC Even their closets are a match. Miranda Lambert and husband Brendan McLoughlin were seen outside their NYC apartment yesterday sporting similar shades of pink. While the country......
19:52, 05/16/2019

The London Marathon’s method for reducing plastic bottles: Edible seaweed pouches At the London Marathon, participants received a new kind of refreshment: tiny pouches filled with a sports drink and made from seaweed. The squishy pods gave race organizers a chance to cut down on the flood of plastic waste that accompanies major sp...
22:26, 04/29/2019

Hydro Flask Is Celebrating Our National Parks With Stunning, Limited Edition Bottles Quick, before our national parks get sold off to Exxon Mobil because because their CEO told Trump that he’s an assassin with a 9-iron, grab one (or more!) of Hydro Flask’s limited edition National Park Foundation bottles.Read more......
19:13, 04/28/2019

Miranda Lambert Slams ''Completely Made-Up'' Rumors About Brendan McLoughlin Split Those rumors you read that claim Miranda Lambert and new husband Brendan McLoughlin are breaking up? Fake news. In February, the 35-year-old country star revealed in an Instagram post......
03:26, 05/30/2019

Miranda Lambert and Husband Brendan McLoughlin Spotted on Romantic Stroll: See Their Cutest Pics Miranda Lambert is ditching her cowgirl hat in favor of some tennis shoes. The country singer is officially a tried-and-true city girl after moving to the Big Apple to be with husband......
03:52, 06/14/2019

'Game of Thrones' finale left water bottles in key scene, further inciting diehard fans Just two weeks after a coffee cup was spotted in an episode of "Game of Thrones," eagle-eyed fans have spotted another major gaffe in the show's finale — water bottles....
19:52, 05/20/2019

Miranda Lambert Shares Rare Photo of Husband Brendan McLoughlin With His Puppy Pals Miranda Lambert took to Instagram on Thursday to share a rare photo of her husband Brendan McLoughlin cuddling with some puppy pals. The snapshot was featured in a series of black and......
15:26, 05/24/2019

Country star Miranda Lambert, cop husband Brendan McLoughlin are 'happy and together' Miranda Lambert is enjoying newlywed life with husband Brendan McLoughlin. If you think she's singing a different tune, you're wrong.        ...
18:13, 05/30/2019

Walmart replaces iconic blue vests with 'modernized' options made from recycled bottles The blue vests that Walmart employees are known for will be replaced with a gray option with neon blue, green or pink trim.        ...
16:52, 06/06/2019

Miranda Lambert says she has 'a new energy' Country star Miranda Lambert said she has “a new energy” in her upcoming music and gushed about husband Brendan at her walk to support her Mutt Nation Foundation, an animal rescue and adoption charity. (June 10)     &...
20:13, 06/10/2019

Miranda Lambert loves being a stepmom to Brendan McLoughlin's 'amazing' son The 35-year-old country music singer got married to Brendan McLouglin earlier this year. He has a 7-month-old son from a previous relationship.        ...
19:39, 06/07/2019

Rockies vs. Diamondbacks: All signs point to the Under Coors Field is very much known as a hitters’ ballpark given its elevation, which causes bookmakers to set totals in Colorado games higher than in nearly any other ballpark. Entering the weekend, the record for totals going over was 40-53-2, which can...
19:52, 05/05/2019

Chavis lifts Red Sox over Rockies 6-5 in 10 innings J.D. Martinez homered in his third straight game, rookie Michael Chavis singled home the winning run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox recovered after blowing a five-run lead to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-5       &#...
07:00, 05/16/2019

MLB roundup: Red Sox strike out 24, still lose to Rockies Mark Reynolds hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the top of the 11th inning as the Colorado Rockies overcame a near-historic number of strikeouts to beat the host Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Tuesday....
07:13, 05/15/2019

Sale strikes out 17 in 7 innings, Rockies top Red Sox in 11 BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox ace Chris Sale struck out a career-high 17 in just seven innings before getting pulled after 108 pitches on a chilly Tuesday night, and the Colorado Rockies rallied against Boston’s bullpen to win 5-4 in the 11th. Sale bec...
06:26, 05/15/2019

Peter Andre: ‘I remember praying to God: please get me through this day’ The singer has played out much of his life on reality TV – but off-camera he has struggled with panic attacks and depression. He opens up about racist abuse, violent assault and his new career in actingIn 1998, Peter Andre disappeared. This was at th...
07:13, 06/17/2019

Rockies trying their best to accept Drew Gagnon’s ‘accident’ The pitch was a 1-1 fastball, all of 91 mph, and it landed square between the numbers on Ian Desmond’s back. The Rockies center fielder stopped on his way to first base, staring at Mets reliever Drew Gagnon, as the two exchanged words. There was reas...
11:52, 06/08/2019

Rockies vs. Diamondbacks: Zack Greinke will stay hot Holiday bonus. NHL and NBA finals are set. Quick picks: Bruins are hoping to join the Red Sox and Patriots and become Boston’s third reigning champion. Unless you are from Beantown that’s hard to stomach. Blues over Bruins in seven. And the Warriors ...
19:13, 05/27/2019

R.I.P. Peter Mayhew, Star Wars' Chewbacca Peter Mayhew, the original actor who played Chewbacca, has died. The news was confirmed by Mayhew’s family, who announced it with a statement on Twitter, saying that he died on April 30 “with his family by his side.” A cause of death was not given, t...
06:00, 05/03/2019

Giants-Rockies game postponed by rain DENVER (AP) — Rain has forced the postponement of Wednesday night’s game between the San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies. The teams are scheduled to make up the game on July 15 as part of a split doubleheader. The Giants and Rockies are s...
04:39, 05/09/2019

MLB roundup: Renfroe, Padres stun Rockies in 12 Hunter Renfroe highlighted a five-run 12th inning with his third home run of the game, and the San Diego Padres rallied from seven runs down to beat the Colorado Rockies 16-12 in Denver on Friday night....
09:13, 06/15/2019

McCutchen, Harper lead Phillies over Rockies 5-4 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run homer, Bryce Harper lined a two-run double and Cole Irvin tossed six effective innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies past the Colorado Rockies 5-4 Friday night. Irvin (2-0) gave up four runs — th...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Pirates slug 4 homers, beat Rockies 14-6 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell, Bryan Reynolds and Starling Marte all homered in the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past Colorado 14-6 on Thursday. The Pirates jumped on Rockies starter Antonio Senzatela (3-4) for eight runs over 3 1/3 in...
22:13, 05/23/2019

Rockies vs. Phillies: Aaron Nola will get it done in this spot Natural Light is willing to pay people $40 an hour to drink beer and pay off their student loans. “We’re looking for well-rounded fun human beings.” Perfect timing for the well-rounded fun John Daly, who missed the cut at Bethpage. … Markets lo...
19:13, 05/18/2019

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies: Colorado’s pitching will be it’s undoing The Arizona Diamondbacks enter their series with the Colorado Rockies as the second-best team in the National League over their past 11 games, going 8-3 in that stretch. The Rockies are coming off a four-game series against the San Diego Padres in wh...
23:26, 06/18/2019

Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew is dead at 74 Enlarge / Mayhew arrives at the premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story at the El Capitan Theatre on May 10, 2018, in Hollywood. (credit: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic) Peter Mayhew, who portrayed Chewbacca in all the character's live-action scenes un...
04:26, 05/03/2019

Rockies Strike Out 24 Times, Still Manage To Beat Red Sox Tuesday night the Colorado Rockies became the third team since 1908 to strike out at least 24 times in a major league game and also win. They did it by beating the Boston Red Sox in extra innings, 5–4, on a game-winning RBI single from Mark Reynolds,...
11:00, 05/15/2019

Mets vs. Rockies: Jacob deGrom won’t get it done vs. Colorado North Korea ain’t the kind of place to raise your kids. … Movie “Rocketman” has been met with mixed reviews and is struggling at the box office. President Trump is pleased. “I spoke with President Moon of South Korea … asked him how Rocke...
23:52, 06/07/2019

Marquez’s arm, bat lead Rockies past Padres 12-2 DENVER (AP) — German Marquez pitched effectively into the sixth inning and had a three-run double in Colorado’s seven-run fourth inning as the Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 12-2 on Friday night. Trevor Story also homered among his three hit...
09:52, 05/11/2019

Syndergaard, Frazier send Mets to 6-1 win over Rockies NEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard allowed one hit in seven shutout innings, Todd Frazier homered and drove in four runs, and the New York Mets beat the Colorado Rockies 6-1 on Sunday. Nolan Arenado grounded a leadoff single through the right side in t...
01:13, 06/10/2019

Our Chewbacca Has Passed: Peter Mayhew Dies at Age 74 Peter Mayhew, the kind-hearted, lovable actor who brought Star Wars’ Chewbacca to life for almost 40 years, died this week at the age of 74.Read more......
01:52, 05/03/2019

Rockies beat Blue Jays 5-1 for 8th straight win Antonio Senzatela pitches 6 effective innings as Colorado Rockies beat Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 for 8th straight win        ...
00:52, 06/03/2019

Pope ordaining 19 men to priesthood in St. Peter’s Basilica VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is ordaining 19 men to the priesthood in St. Peter’s Basilica. Most of them are Italians, but other seminarians are from Croatia, Peru, Haiti and Japan. Wearing white robes, the seminarians stood in three rows b...
10:26, 05/12/2019

Maduro hangs on as Venezuelan protests peter out Venezuelans heeded opposition leader Juan Guaido's call to take to the streets on Wednesday in a bid to force President Nicolas Maduro from power, but there was little concrete sign of change in a crisis that increasingly looks like a political stale...
04:13, 05/02/2019

Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Padres 10-7 Charlie Blackmon homered twice, Antonio Senzatela pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat the San Diego Padres 10-7        ...
01:39, 05/13/2019

Arenado homers as Rockies outlast Giants, 12-11 DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered among his three hits and Chris Iannetta hit a go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning to lead the Colorado Rockies over the San Francisco Giants 12-11 on Thursday. Arenado reached base five times, starting with...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Rockies prospect Fernandez gets 50-game ban for amphetamine NEW YORK (AP) — Colorado Rockies prospect Vince Fernandez has been suspended 50 games under baseball’s minor league drug program after testing positive for amphetamine. Fernandez is an outfielder with Double-A Hartford and was ranked the 24th b...
00:39, 06/08/2019

Peter Sarsgaard's gardening obsession Peter Sarsgaard says his passion for gardening reflects his approach to acting. The busy 48-year-old performer stars in the upcoming "The Sound of Silence," about an obsessive "house tuner" in New York City. (April 30)      ...
09:39, 05/01/2019

What Will Zion Williamson Put Up His Rookie Year? Barring some unlikely outcomes—an inspiring protest that gets him out of New Orleans, a defiant but ultimately depressing return to the accursed NCAA—Zion Williamson will suit up for the Pelicans this fall. What will he do there?...
20:13, 05/16/2019

MLB notebook: Padres rookie Paddack sent down San Diego Padres right-hander Chris Paddack, in the midst of a strong rookie season, was surprisingly optioned to Class-A Lake Elsinore (Calif.) on Wednesday....
06:52, 06/13/2019

Top 5 picks make up NBA All-Rookie first team For the first time since the 1984-85 season, the top five selections in the NBA draft made up the NBA's All-Rookie first team that was announced Tuesday....
20:39, 05/21/2019

Arenado, Senzatela lead Rockies to rout of D-backs PHOENIX (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered and drove in three, Antonio Senzatela pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 Tuesday night. Charlie Blackmon stayed hot with three hits, and the Roc...
11:52, 06/19/2019

MLB roundup: Homer-happy Rockies sweep D-backs Trevor Story had four hits and scored the winning run in the 10th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 on Thursday in Denver to sweep a four-game series....
02:52, 05/31/2019

Peter Trego helps Somerset set up One-Day Cup final against Hampshire • Trego’s 73 helps Somerset to 115-run win over Nottinghamshire• Holders Hampshire beat Lancashire by four wicketsSomerset will face the holders Hampshire in the One-Day Cup final after convincing wins over Nottinghamshire and Lancashire in Sunday’s ...
22:39, 05/12/2019

Garcia drives in tiebreaking run as Padres beat Rockies 4-3 DENVER (AP) — Greg Garcia drove in the winning run with a bases-loaded fielder’s choice in the ninth inning and closer Kirby Yates struck out the side for his 16th save as the San Diego Padres beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Saturday night. Wi...
10:26, 05/12/2019

10 films to watch at Cannes | Peter Bradshaw's picks Jim Jarmusch’s starry zombie horror opens, Quentin Tarantino returns and rising director Alice Furtado makes her debut•Cannes 2019 party kicks off as clouds of controversy gatherDir Quentin TarantinoTarantino’s new black comedy-drama stars Leonardo D...
19:26, 05/13/2019

Myers breaks out of slump, Padres beat Rockies 4-3 Greg Garcia drove Wil Myers with the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded fielder's choice in the ninth inning and closer Kirby Yates struck out the side for his 16th save as the San Diego Padres beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3    &...
09:00, 05/12/2019

Steven Matz States His Case in Win for Mets Against Rockies Matz, hampered by injuries while Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler stood tall, struck out 10 and threw 120 pitches. Pete Alonso had his 21st home run....
07:13, 06/09/2019

Marquez's arm, bat lead Rockies past Padres 12-2 German Marquez pitched effectively into the sixth inning and doubled to drive in three runs in Colorado's seven-run fourth inning as the Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 12-2        ...
08:13, 05/11/2019

Murphy homers, benches clear, Rockies top Mets 5-1 NEW YORK (AP) — Ian Desmond got plunked square in the back by a pitch from New York Mets rookie Drew Gagnon immediately after two colossal Colorado homers, leading to a bench-clearing scrum late in the Rockies’ 5-1 victory Friday night. The bul...
06:00, 06/08/2019

Red Sox ace Sale fans career-high 17 in 7 innings vs Rockies BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox ace Chris Sale struck out a career-high 17 in just seven innings against Colorado, then was pulled after 108 pitches on a chilly Tuesday night at Fenway Park. Sale became the first pitcher in major league history to fan 17 in a ...
04:00, 05/15/2019

Peter Frampton opens up about his health issues, new album Peter Frampton is trying to record and perform as much as he can before health issues affect his music.        ...
18:00, 05/30/2019

Blackmon hits 2 HRs, Gray Ks 10 as Rockies beat Padres 9-6 DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon homered twice to back a 10-strikeout start from Jon Gray, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 9-6 on Thursday night despite two homers from Manny Machado. Blackmon added a two-run triple and finished with...
07:00, 06/14/2019

Padres-Rockies offensive show ends in least fitting way possible DENVER — In a historically high-scoring series, the outcome was decided by a pinch-hitting pitcher. On a bases-loaded walk, no less, off a starter who was making his first major league relief appearance. That seems appropriate for such a wacky series...
06:52, 06/17/2019

Villar, Nunez homer as Orioles beat Rockies 9-6. Jonathan Villar and Renato Nunez both homered and finished with three hits to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 9-6 win over the Colorado Rockies        ...
07:26, 05/26/2019

Bell’s splash HR not enough; Rockies cruise past Pirates 9-3 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell reached the Allegheny River on the fly for the second time in two weeks, the only notable blemish for the Colorado Rockies in a 9-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. After Daniel Murphy hit a three-run ho...
06:39, 05/23/2019

Padres, Rockies score modern-era most 92 runs in 4-game set DENVER (AP) — The Padres and Rockies set a modern-era record by combining for 92 runs in a four-game series, with San Diego pitcher Matt Strahm drawing a pinch-hit, bases-loaded walk in the ninth inning to rally past Colorado 14-13 Sunday. It was jus...
04:13, 06/17/2019

AP source: Top Rockies prospect Rodgers expected in majors A person with knowledge of the situation says the Colorado Rockies are expected to call up top prospect Brendan Rodgers        ...
02:00, 05/17/2019

Story hits 2-run homer in 9th, Rockies beat Orioles 8-6 DENVER (AP) — Trevor Story hit a game-ending drive for his second two-run homer Friday night, helping the Colorado Rockies beat Baltimore 8-6 in the Orioles’ first visit to Coors Field since 2004. Nolan Arenado also went deep twice for the Rock...
08:39, 05/25/2019

MLB roundup: Red-hot Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
10:26, 06/19/2019

Arenado homers, Rockies score 2 in 9th to beat Orioles 8-7 DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered for the third straight game, pitcher German Marquez tripled and drove in three runs, and the Colorado Rockies scored twice in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally past the Baltimore Orioles 8-7 on Sunday. Ian De...
02:52, 05/27/2019

| Malawi narrowly re-elects Peter Mutharika: commission Malawian President Peter Mutharika has been narrowly re-elected for a second five-year term following a hotly-contested vote, according to the country's electoral commission....
01:52, 05/28/2019

Harper’s bat, Nola’s arm lead Phillies past Rockies 2-1 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered over the batter’s eye in center field, Aaron Nola tied his career high with 12 strikeouts while pitching into the seventh inning and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Saturda...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Aguilar, Chacin lead Brewers past Rockies 4-3 Jesus Aguilar homered again and the Milwaukee Brewers, held without a runner for five innings, broke through late and beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3        ...
06:39, 05/01/2019

Williamson homers in return, Giants beat Rockies 14-4 Mac Williamson wasted no time after being promoted from Triple-A Sacramento, homering and driving in four runs to help the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 14-4        ...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Marte homers from both sides, Diamondbacks beat Rockies 10-9 Switch-hitting Ketel Marte homered from both sides of the plate for the third time this season and the Arizona Diamondbacks fended off Colorado's late rally to beat Rockies 10-9        ...
13:39, 05/04/2019

Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies aged 74 Mark Hamill and William Shatner among those paying tribute to Star Wars star: ‘A big man with a bigger heart’The family of Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the original Star Wars franchise, has announced his death on Twitter on Thursday. He was ...
03:26, 05/03/2019

MLB roundup: Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
11:52, 06/19/2019

Weaver solid as Diamondbacks power past Rockies 9-2 Luke Weaver pitched seven strong innings, Nick Ahmed and Carson Kelly hit back-to-back home runs in a three-run second and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 9-2 for their ninth win in 11 games        ...
06:39, 05/05/2019

Titans sign 6 to roster after trying out at rookie minicamp NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with wide receiver Cody Hollister and five other players who tried out for the team during a rookie minicamp. The Titans announced the moves Monday after wrapping up their three-day ro...
22:52, 05/13/2019

Fantasy owners should be wary when it comes to rookie pitchers When Albert Pujols burst onto the scene from virtual obscurity in 2001, fantasy baseball owners’ quests to find the next big thing began to rapidly climb the priority list on draft day. When Mike Trout emerged as the can’t-miss, must-have rookie in 2...
09:26, 06/02/2019

Rookie’s homer in 13th helps Red Sox get some rest TORONTO — Michael Chavis got his team a win and his teammates some rest. Rafael Devers joined an exclusive club of young Red Sox sluggers who have homered in three straight games, Chavis hit a tiebreaking homer in the 13th inning and Boston beat the ...
08:13, 05/23/2019

Gilgeous-Alexander Named to NBA All-Rookie Second Team Los Angeles Clippers’ Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (2) shoots during an NBA basketball game between Los Angeles Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu) LEXINGTON, Ky. – Once an overloo...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Doncic, Young unanimous NBA All-Rookie first-teamers NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas’ Luka Doncic and Atlanta’s Trae Young are unanimous first-team selections for the NBA All-Rookie team. Phoenix’s Deandre Ayton, Memphis’ Jaren Jackson and Sacramento’s Marvin Bagley III are also on...
21:39, 05/21/2019

Rookie Swanson gets first win, Mariners blast Indians 10-0 CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Erik Swanson didn’t give up a hit until the sixth inning and got his first win, and Jay Bruce blasted a grand slam as the Seattle Mariners snapped a six-game losing streak with a 10-0 blowout of the Cleveland Indians on ...
22:39, 05/05/2019

Rookie CG for Rangers wraps up doubleheader sweep over A’s ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Sampson threw a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a doubleheader sweep over the Oakland Athletics with a 3-1 win Saturday night. Sampson (5-3) struck out seven and walked o...
08:39, 06/09/2019

First look at rookie minicamps: The top picks in the 2019 NFL draft NFL rookies, including Clelin Ferrell, hit the practice fields with their new teams for the first time, giving a glimpse of the future -- and the work ahead....
02:13, 05/06/2019

Jays rookie Biggio gets first hit, homer in majors Heralded Blue Jays rookie Cavan Biggio got his first major league hits on Sunday, including his first home run, and his Hall of Fame father was on hand at Rogers Centre to witness it....
20:39, 05/26/2019

Yankees make Chris Paddack look like just another rookie Chris Paddack arrived in The Bronx as one of the season’s breakout stars. The 23-year-old departed his first game at Yankee Stadium looking like a rookie for the first time. Entering Wednesday having allowed four home runs all season, the Padres righ...
12:39, 05/30/2019

Yankees Greet Padres Rookie With Two Homers Right Off the Bat It was the 10th time in franchise history the Yankees began a game with back-to-back homers, and they came off Chris Paddack, who entered the game with a 1.93 E.R.A....
03:13, 05/30/2019

Cannes 2019: Peter Bradshaw's picks – and Palme d'Or predictions Our chief critic’s considered verdict on new movies from big-hitters Almodóvar, Tarantino, Malick and Loach, as well as the buzz around homegrown talent Céline SciammaThis has been an excellent Cannes, despite a middling opener from Jim Jarmusch – a ...
22:39, 05/24/2019

‘Star Wars’ Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies at age 74 FORT WORTH (KXAS) – North Texan Peter Mayhew, best known for his role as Chewbacca, died on Tuesday. His family released a statement saying Mayhew died on Tuesday evening at his North Texas home, with his family by his side. The family of Pete...
03:00, 05/03/2019

Peter King: ‘It’s silly to think’ Redskins QB Joe Theismann was an all-time great The longtime NFL writer thinks it’s “really weird” that Theismann would even suggest rookie Dwayne Haskins needed his blessing to wear his former number....
23:26, 05/06/2019

Artist Peter Max allegedly taken advantage of in wild fraud cases Peter Max, the 1960s artist and pop icon known for his psychedelic images bursting with colors, The New York Times reported, has allegedly been taken advantage of in wild fraud cases involving family and friends....
07:52, 05/29/2019

Boson predictor Peter Higgs: a fundamentally modest physicist They called it the God particle and then the "elusive" one. But they found the Higgs boson in the end. And British physicist and Nobel Laureate Peter Higgs has lived to see the impact of his science....
09:26, 05/29/2019

Say auf wiedersehen to sanity with this eerie trailer for Peter Strickland's In Fabric Peter Strickland, the beguiling art-horror director behind indelible curiosities like Berberian Sound Studio and The Duke Of Burgundy, will soon unveil his latest, an A24 nightmare plucked from the retail counter. Called In Fabric, it spins unease fr...
19:26, 05/29/2019

Spider-Man: Far From Home's Stealth Suit Was Almost Too Cool for Peter Parker Peter Parker lives a pretty cool life—one that gets a bit cooler in Spider-Man: Far From Home (even if he doesn’t want it to) when superspy Nick Fury shows up and gives him a mission. The endeavor gives Peter a new costume to play with...one that, at...
23:13, 05/14/2019

Hoffman’s solid outing leads Rockies past Diamondbacks 5-4 DENVER (AP) — Jeff Hoffman pitched five solid innings and beat out an infield single to drive in a key run as the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Wednesday night. Brendan Rodgers had a two-run single and Trevor Story added three...
09:26, 05/30/2019

Artist Peter Max’s wife found dead in a suspected suicide NEW YORK (AP) — The wife of the artist Peter Max has died in a suspected suicide amid a family fight over her husband’s work. New York City Police say Mary Max was found dead Sunday in her apartment. She was 52. Her attorney, John Markham, says...
00:00, 06/12/2019

Peter Sagan wins opening stage of the Tour of California Peter Sagan freelanced his way to the front of the opening stage of the Tour of California, then held off fast-finishing Travis McCabe of the USA Cycling team to earn his 17th career win in North America's biggest stage race    &...
04:13, 05/13/2019

Actor Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca from 'Star Wars,' dies at 74 Peter Mayhew passed in North Texas surrounded by his family on the evening of April 30, according to a statement posted to the late actor's Twitter account....
03:52, 05/03/2019

In the New Spider-Man: Far From Home Trailer, Peter Parker Reckons With the Endgame Seriously. If you have not seen Avengers: Endgame yet, you’re not going to want to watch this new trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home. But if you have? You’re in for a treat.Read more......
15:13, 05/06/2019

MLB roundup: Story walk-off leads Rockies past Orioles Trevor Story hit two home runs, including a two-run, walk-off homer in the ninth inning, and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 on Friday night in Denver....
08:26, 05/25/2019

Trevor Story homers twice, Rockies rout Blue Jays 13-6 DENVER (AP) — Trevor Story hit a pair of two-run homers as part of a career-high seven-RBI night and the Colorado Rockies beat the slumping Toronto Blue Jays 13-6 on Friday for their sixth straight win. It was his 13th career multi-homer game. Story ...
07:13, 06/01/2019

‘Star Wars’ mourns Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew Peter Mayhew, the first actor to give us the furry Chewbacca Star Wars character that we’ve grown to love, passed away on Tuesday, aged 74. Mayhew, whose fame is directly associated with the popularity of Star Wars, transformed Chewie into an i...
14:52, 05/03/2019

Papua New Guinea's prime minister, Peter O’Neill, resigns Parliament in turmoil as O’Neill speaks of a ‘need for change’ after series of high-profile defectionsPeter O’Neill, the prime minister of Papua New Guinea, has resigned after weeks of high-level defections from his ruling party.O’Neill told a news c...
07:26, 05/26/2019

Peter O’Neill Resigns as Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea Mr. O’Neill’s departure after almost eight years in power comes at a sensitive moment, with China and the West fighting for influence across the region....
12:52, 05/26/2019

Struggling Rockies lefty Kyle Freeland optioned to Triple-A DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies are sending left-hander Kyle Freeland to Triple-A Albuquerque to work on his mechanics after a rough start to the season. Freeland is 2-6 with a 7.13 ERA and nowhere near the form he displayed a season ago, when he ...
02:39, 06/01/2019

'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies at 74 Most famous for portraying the beloved 200-year-old Wookie, Peter Mayhew was also an author and philanthropist. Legions of fans have expressed their affection for the man behind the beloved character on social media....
08:13, 05/03/2019

Murphy hits RBI single in 10th, Rockies beat Arizona 11-10 DENVER (AP) — Daniel Murphy hit an RBI single in the 10th inning to lead the Colorado Rockies to an 11-10 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday. The Rockies swept the four-game series and extended their winning streak to five games. Color...
03:26, 05/31/2019

Harper, Realmuto power Phillies past Rockies 7-5 for sweep PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and pinch-hitter J.T. Realmuto also went deep to help the Philadelphia Phillies complete a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies with a 7-5 victory Sunday. Harper’s tiebrea...
23:13, 05/19/2019

Chewbacca In "Star Wars" Saga Peter Mayhew Dies At 74 Actor Peter Mayhew, who won over fans worldwide as the Wookiee warrior Chewbacca in the blockbuster "Star Wars" movies, has died at the age of 74, his family announced on Thursday....
03:52, 05/03/2019

Rockies activate All-Stars Blackmon, Davis from injured list NEW YORK (AP) — The surging Colorado Rockies just got two All-Stars back from the injured list. Right fielder Charlie Blackmon and closer Wade Davis were activated Friday before the opener of a three-game series against the New York Mets. Blackmon wa...
00:39, 06/08/2019

How Spider-Man: Far From Home Brings Peter Parker Back Down to Earth On the UK set of Spider-Man: Far From Home last summer, one question was on the minds of press: How does Peter Parker’s next solo adventure deal with the cataclysmic events of Avengers: Infinity War and Endgame? We didn’t get to find out, obviously. ...
16:13, 05/08/2019

Gray’s strong outing carries Rockies over Blue Jays 4-2 DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray struck out seven in a solid seven-inning outing, Nolan Arenado singled to extend his hitting streak to 12 games and Daniel Murphy drove in two runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 Saturday night. David Da...
08:52, 06/02/2019

Padres, Rockies game delayed by puddle in foul territory DENVER (AP) — The game between the San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies was temporarily delayed by a puddle on a sunny afternoon at Coors Field. Water began pooling in foul territory along the right field line Sunday, and umpires halted the game in ...
23:26, 06/16/2019

Watch: Rockies' Blackmon records 15 hits in four-game series Colorado Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon set a Major League record this weekend after recording 15 hits in a four-game series against the rival San Diego Padres....
16:39, 06/17/2019

An NFL rookie was shot just hours after he was drafted by the New York Giants A college football player was fatally shot and another just drafted by the New York Giants was injured early Sunday morning in Topeka, Kansas, Washburn University said....
04:26, 04/29/2019

Rookie Tatis Jr. returns to Padres after missing 34 games SAN DIEGO (AP) — Prized rookie shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. is back with the San Diego Padres and vowing to play at full speed after missing 34 games with a strained left hamstring. He was scheduled to bat leadoff when the Padres opened a four-game s...
04:13, 06/07/2019

W.N.B.A. Rookie Han Xu Brings Hope for a Deeper Connection to China Han, a second-round draft pick of the Liberty, is one of the two tallest players in the league. She’s often compared to Yao Ming, the former N.B.A. All-Star, in terms of potential impact....
00:52, 05/11/2019

"Speed dating" with Patriots rookie Chase Winovich The Marketing Arm held a "speed dating" event in Nashville where the top NFL prospects got to meet brands for potential business collaborations. We followed former Michigan, now New England Patriot, linebacker Chase Winovich on his dates. Hilarity en...
18:39, 05/06/2019

Rookie Collier scores 27, Lynx drop Sky 89-71 in opener Napheesa Collier scored 27 points, the second most in WNBA history by a rookie in her debut, and the new-look Minnesota Lynx pulled away from the Chicago Sky in the second half for an 89-71 win in the season-opener for both teams    &...
05:26, 05/26/2019

Why Pete Alonso could be left off Rookie of the Year ballots Pete Alonso is on the path to the best season ever by a Mets rookie position player. Yet, he may not win NL Rookie of the Year and might not even appear on every ballot. With the season one-third complete, the NL Rookie race is setting up as the best...
20:39, 05/25/2019

The Blues' Stunning Stanley Cup Run Was Keyed by a Rookie Goaltender St. Louis’ worst-to-first campaign began after the team called up Jordan Binnington from the minor leagues in mid-December. In Game 7 of the Finals, he turned into a brick wall against the Bruins’ attack....
16:26, 06/13/2019

Rookie Alvarez homers again as Astros beat Brewers 10-8 HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit one of Houston’s four home runs to become the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two major league games and lead the Astros to a 10-8 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night....
05:52, 06/12/2019

Jaguars rookie Williams has huge opportunity with Smith gone JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Quincy Williams forgot to take his watch off before his first workout with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Friday. He looked down and noticed it wrapped around his wrist following the first pseudo practice of a three-day rookie ...
00:00, 05/11/2019

Jaguars sign 5 tryout players following 3-day rookie camp JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed five tryout players, including two tight ends, following a three-day rookie minicamp Sunday. The Jaguars signed Central Florida tight end Michael Colubiale and Tulane tight end Charles Jo...
23:00, 05/12/2019

Steelers rookie dumps Browns theme in home New Steeler Justin Layne promised on draft night "we're taking all the Browns stuff down" from his Cleveland home. Layne wasn't lying, and his dad had his back....
21:39, 05/10/2019

Buccaneers sign 5 of 8 draft picks on eve of rookie minicamp TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed five of the club’s eight selections from last month’s NFL draft, including second-round cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting and fourth-round outside linebacker Anthony Nelson. The team al...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Two rookie defensive dynamos looking to make Jets contender The omnipresent specter of Tom Brady somehow still hovers over the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center. Until there is visual evidence of Brady requiring the use of a cane, or until Gisele convinces him to retire, Sam Darnold won’t be able to topple...
13:13, 05/11/2019

Peter Hickman could drop hybrid bike Isle of Man Senior TT plan Peter Hickman is now considering running his Superbike in the Isle of Man Senior TT, having previously said he would race the hybrid BMW he won the SBK race with...
21:52, 06/06/2019

The New Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan review – the present and future of the world Power is shifting eastwards ... travels in central Asia prompt a breezy analysis of how the world will beAt the beginning of the 20th century, when the British empire spanned a sixth of the world, the geographer Halford Mackinder gave a lecture to th...
13:13, 05/11/2019

Matz fans 10, Alonso hits 21st HR as Mets beat Rockies 5-3 NEW YORK (AP) — Steven Matz struck out 10, Pete Alonso moved closer to the Mets’ rookie home run record and New York beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Saturday night. Matz (5-4) threw 120 pitches, matching his career high, in six innings. He gav...
05:39, 06/09/2019

The Bachelorette's Peter the Pilot "Is Falling Very Hard" For Hannah in Sneak Peek Luke P. isn't the only one already falling in love with Hannah Brown. He doesn't actually use the word "love" in the exclusive Bachelorette clip above, but boy is Peter......
16:13, 05/23/2019

Peter Mayhew, the Actor Behind Chewbacca’s Mask in ‘Star Wars,’ Dies at 74 Mr. Mayhew played Han Solo’s menacing-seeming yet cuddly siekick and co-pilot in the original “Star Wars” trilogy and two later films in the franchise....
23:00, 05/03/2019

Gray's strong outing carries Rockies over Blue Jays 4-2 Jon Gray struck out seven in a solid seven-inning outing, Nolan Arenado singled to extend his hitting streak to 12 games and Daniel Murphy drove in two runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2        ...
07:00, 06/02/2019

Rep. Peter King blasts Mueller for not announcing probe results sooner ​Rep. Peter King slammed special counsel Robert Mueller for not informing President Trump and the American public sooner that there was no collusion between the Russians and Trump or his campaign associates. “It couldn’t have taken Bob Mueller ...
00:13, 05/06/2019

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in Iconic ‘Star Wars’ Films, Dies at 74 (LOS ANGELES) — Actor Peter Mayhew, who played shaggy, towering Chewbacca in several of the “Star Wars” films, has died, his family said Thursday. He was 74. Mayhew died at his home in Texas on Tuesday, according to a family stateme...
02:00, 05/03/2019

Watch: Red Sox's Chris Sale sets MLB record with 17 strikeouts in seven innings vs. Rockies Boston Red Sox star Chris Sale struck out 17 batters in just seven innings, setting a Major League Baseball record in a loss to the Colorado Rockies....
16:26, 05/15/2019

Watch: Rockies ball boy flooded by Coors Field sprinkler system A ball boy for the Colorado Rockies found himself surrounded by water while sitting in foul territory during a game against the San Diego Padres at Coors Field in Denver....
16:39, 06/17/2019

Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann spill the secrets to their 15-year marriage Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann have been together for 18 years, married for 15, and parents to three kids -- and now they're revealing the key to keeping their relationship healthy and strong despite being a celebrity couple....
16:13, 06/13/2019

Rookie Rosenqvist claims 1st pole at IndyCar Grand Prix INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Swedish rookie Felix Rosenqvist won the pole for Saturday’s IndyCar Grand Prix by edging teammate Scott Dixon in qualifying Friday. Rosenqvist finished with a fast lap of 1 minute, 8.2785 seconds. Dixon, of New Zealand, made...
00:52, 05/11/2019

Titans agree to terms with 2 draft picks before rookie camp The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with outside linebacker D'Andre Walker and linebacker David Long, the first of their six draft picks to get contracts        ...
01:39, 05/10/2019

Rookie signings: Cardinals' Murray inks $35.1 million deal Arizona Cardinals quarterback and No. 1 overall draft pick Kyler Murray signed his rookie contract on Thursday, a four-year deal worth $35.1 million fully guaranteed. Like all first-round pacts, it includes a fifth-year team option....
05:13, 05/10/2019

Padres rookie shortstop Tatis Jr. leaves game with injury San Diego Padres rookie shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. left Sunday's game against the Washington Nationals with an injury after stretching for a throw at second base....
02:13, 04/29/2019

Liberty’s teenage rookie embracing pressure of Yao Ming comparisons For a 19-year-old center from China, being compared to Yao Ming is high praise — and heavy pressure. When it’s coming from new Liberty owner Joe Tsai — one of the richest men in China — even more so. Good thing Han Xu cannot only handle it, but embra...
06:39, 05/06/2019

ERC rookie Žala hoping “energy from Lithuania flows over” into Poland "Vaidotas Žala will look to carry over his impressive debut pace in the FIA European Rally Championship when he contests PZM 76th Rally Poland later this month."...
12:26, 06/06/2019

Titans rookie shows off catching skills with 1-handed grab Titans' top draft pick busy with meetings out of sight from prying eyes as reporters get look at Tennessee's latest crop of rookies. Luckily, A.J. Brown provided nice highlight.        ...
02:39, 05/12/2019

Mets’ Pete Alonso wins NL Rookie of the Month for April Pete Alonso’s monster first month with the Mets did not go unnoticed. On Thursday, the slugging first baseman was named National League Rookie of the Month after finishing April with nine home runs, which tied the franchise record of most homers befo...
09:13, 05/03/2019

Fantasy Football: Five under-the-radar rookie sleepers to target in 2019 Jamey Eisenberg has five under-the-radar rookies who could make an impact in re-draft leagues this year, including the potential best running back in Kansas City and the potential No. 1 receiver in San Francisco....
04:39, 05/24/2019

Redskins rookie class packed with college captains. It’s not by accident. The Redskins have needed more leadership in their locker room. While many are praising their current draft class for its ability on the field, many also bring off-the-field qualities....
04:39, 05/12/2019

Padres vs. Blue Jays: Take a shot on San Diego and its stud rookie We’re fast and now we’re first. If you are reading this, you are not alone. According to a new quarterly book from the Alliance for Audited Media, your Sunday New York Post (Amed Rosario) has blown past the lazy Daily News (Robinson Cano) in circulat...
19:13, 05/26/2019

Colts rookie receiver Parris Campbell turns heads on Day 1 Parris Campbell, a second-round pick out of Ohio State, made a fast impression on Day 1 of the Indianapolis Colts' rookie minicamp.        ...
22:52, 05/03/2019

Pete Alonso is studying more than pitchers to avoid rookie wall LOS ANGELES — Pete Alonso still meticulously records his at-bats in a notebook after every game for the simple reason he tends to remember information better when he handwrites it instead of typing on a keyboard. The Mets rookie entered Monday in som...
09:00, 05/28/2019

Harrison Ford pens a very sweet tribute to his "dear friend," Peter Mayhew The public perception of Harrison Ford is that he’s not a terribly sentimental guy—bordering on stand-offish, or even gruff. But of course, when we see Ford emotionally react to things, it’s usually in the process of talking to the press, a scenario ...
06:00, 05/03/2019

Watch: Harrison Ford says Peter Mayhew had 'dignity and class' on 'Tonight Show' Harrison Ford appeared on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" where he paid tribute to his friend and "Star Wars" co-star, the late Peter Mayhew....
12:52, 05/24/2019

'Star Wars' cast, crew mourn Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew Members of the "Star Wars" film franchise, including Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Billy Dee Williams, shared remembrances of Peter Mayhew following the Chewbacca actor's death....
15:52, 05/03/2019

Padres, Rockies combine for record-setting scoring explosion in four-game series The Coors Field series between NL West rivals breaks a 90-year-old MLB record with 92 runs scored in the four-game set.       ...
06:13, 06/17/2019

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dies at 74, Star Wars Family Pay Tributes Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in the Star Wars franchise, died aged 74 on Tuesday from a heart attack at his home in Texas, his family announced on Twitter Thursday....
08:39, 05/03/2019

Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in 'Star Wars' movies, dies Peter Mayhew, the actor who played the furry co-pilot Chewbacca in several "Star Wars" movies, has died, his family said in a statement posted on Twitter on Thursday....
01:26, 05/03/2019

Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in ‘Star Wars,’ has died, his family says Peter Mayhew, the actor best known for playing the character Chewbacca in the ‘Star Wars’ movie series, died on Tuesday, his family announced on his Twitter page. He was 74 years old....
02:13, 05/03/2019

Rookie Herta fastest ahead of Rosenqvist in IndyCar Grand Prix FP2 Colton Herta went fastest for Harding Steinbrenner Racing-Honda in second free practice for the IndyCar Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course...
19:52, 05/10/2019

Fantasy Football Rookie-Only Mock Draft: Josh Jacobs goes No. 1, but where did all the WRs land? Our CBS Sports staff recently held a 12-team PPR rookie-only mock draft. Jamey Eisenberg breaks down the results, including some of his favorite picks like Darrell Henderson, Andy Isabella and Justice Hill....
01:26, 05/15/2019

Giants rookie Corey Ballentine participates in OTA practice one month after being shot Giants sixth-round pick and former Division II Washburn star Corey Ballentine took part in team drills Tuesday, one month after being shot.        ...
20:52, 05/28/2019

Jaguars rookie Josh Allen out with bruised knee, signs deal JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars rookie defensive end Josh Allen sat out practice Thursday after bruising his right knee during the team’s first practice of organized team activities. Coach Doug Marrone made the announcement two d...
21:39, 05/23/2019

San Diego Padres send rookie right-hander Chris Paddack to Class A Despite a strong start, Chris Paddack has been optioned to Class A, where he'll have a reduced workload before rejoining the Padres rotation.       ...
04:52, 06/13/2019

Bengals rookie Rodney Anderson expects to be ready for training camp Cincinnati Bengals rookie running back Rodney Anderson expects to be ready for training camp after missing most of Oklahoma's 2018 season with a knee injury....
19:52, 05/19/2019

Jets rookie Bless Austin pledges to be all-time great despite hurdles Bless Austin joins the Jets with a lofty goal in mind. The Queens native and former Rutgers cornerback has played just five games in the past two seasons thanks to knee injuries that ended both years with surgeries. The Jets took him in the sixth rou...
02:13, 05/12/2019

Michael Fassbender, Jamie Foxx, and Peter Dinklage tapped for Wild Bunch reboot It seems that each day brings a new round of reboot news. Up next: previously reported The Wild Bunch, a 1969 Sam Peckinpah Western about a group of past-their-prime outlaws who are looking for one last score. Per an update from Deadline, Michael Fa...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dead at 74: Star Wars Cast and More Celebs React May the force be with Peter Mayhew, who passed away at the age of 74 on Tuesday evening, his family shared. "The family of Peter Mayhew, with deep love and sadness, regrets to share......
10:39, 05/03/2019

Order of Canada recipient Peter Dalglish found guilty of child sex assault in Nepal An Order of Canada recipient has been found guilty of sexually assaulting children in Nepal after a police investigation and trial his lawyers describe as a travesty of justice....
23:26, 06/11/2019

How Peter Mayhew Taught Joonas Suotamo to Play Chewbacca at ‘Wookiee Boot Camp’ For people to remember something, it needs to be unique. Peter Mayhew, who died April 30 at 74, made Chewbacca unique just by being real — even though Chewie happens to live in space in a fantastical world. Even though the character easily lose...
01:39, 05/09/2019

‘My Peter’: Rising influence of controversial Trump trade adviser Navarro concerns his critics The effectiveness of Navarro’s approach will be put to the test if Trump follows through on his threats and musings about implementing tariffs and tightening U.S. trade practices....
03:39, 06/13/2019

Mary Max, wife of famed artist Peter Max, kills herself in Upper West Side apartment Mary Max, the wife of world-renowned psychedelic artist Peter Max, killed herself in her Upper West Side apartment over the weekend, police said Monday. Mary Max, 52, died of nitrogen asphyxiation and was discovered in her apartment on Riverside Driv...
08:13, 06/11/2019

Astronauts on the International Space Station paid tribute to Star Wars’ Peter Mayhew The death of actor Peter Mayhew last week was sad news for his colleagues, his fans, and, as it turns out, the astronauts currently residing on the International Space Station. These men and women who have dedicated their lives to science and space e...
20:00, 05/09/2019

Peter Garrett urges Bill Shorten to declare climate emergency if Labor wins Exclusive: Former environment minister calls for creation of ‘war’ cabinet committee to plot transition to zero carbonThe former environment minister Peter Garrett has urged an incoming Labor government to convene a climate emergency summit to plot a...
06:52, 05/09/2019

Star Wars Battlefront II Players And Developers Pay Tribute To Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Earlier this week, we learned that Star Wars legend Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in multiple films, had passed away on April 30, 2019. Many of his fellow actors, friends, and fans have mourned the loss and now Star Wars Battlefront II...
18:52, 05/04/2019

Rookie Nick Bosa, DB Jimmie Ward out for 49ers' off-season program after OTA injuries Rookie Nick Bosa and veteran defensive back Jimmie Ward will miss the remainder of the San Francisco 49ers' off-season program after sustaining injuries during OTAs....
17:13, 05/24/2019

Daniel Jones ready to stand up to criticism in debut at Giants rookie camp Daniel Jones and the Giants were both heavily criticized after New York selected the Duke quarterback with the No. 6 overall pick in the NFL draft.        ...
22:52, 05/03/2019

Cleveland Indians rookie Zach Plesac says he received letter from Boston Red Sox vet after debut Cleveland Indians pitcher Zach Plesac made his major league debut Tuesday against the Boston Red Sox and after the game received a surprise from a player on the opposing team....
18:39, 05/31/2019

Watch: Toronto Blue Jays rookie Cavan Biggio records first MLB hit, home run Toronto Blue Jays rookie second baseman Cavan Biggio smacked his first major league hit and home run on Sunday with his Hall of Fame father, Craig Biggio, in attendance....
21:39, 05/26/2019

Giants' Evan Engram praises rookie QB Daniel Jones for picking up playbook New York Giants tight end Evan Engram says rookie quarterback Daniel Jones isn't having much trouble picking up the playbook ahead of the 2019 season....
21:39, 05/17/2019

Cowboys see key role for rookie RB Tony Pollard in keeping Ezekiel Elliott fresh Ezekiel Elliott will remain the centerpiece of the Cowboys' offense, but rookie RB Tony Pollard could play a big part in his first year.        ...
05:39, 05/11/2019

49ers sign rookie defensive back Alex Brown to 3-year deal SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed defensive back Alex Brown to a three-year deal. The Niners waived defensive lineman Damontre Moore on Thursday to make room on the roster. Brown was signed after participating in the team...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Kyler Murray experiences some foot discomfort in first day of Cardinals rookie mini-camp Despite dealing with foot pain because of new cleats, Kyler Murray kicked off his NFL career with a productive day at the Cardinals' rookie mini-camp.        ...
05:39, 05/11/2019

Giants rookie QB Daniel Jones stays poised as heat of spotlight intensifies Giants rookie Daniel Jones has gotten the most out of his first month in the NFL and he seems ready for more with offseason program winding down.       ...
23:52, 06/11/2019

Cowboys rookie Connor McGovern split open his head, then became a New England Patriots fan Connor McGovern, Cowboys 3rd-round OL pick from Penn State, split open his head Super Bowl night 2002, told his parents from ER he'd root for who won        ...
21:39, 05/13/2019

ABC's 2019 Fall TV Schedule Revealed: Rookie On the Move, Station 19 Heads to Midseason Fear not, Grey's Anatomy remains on Thursdays at 8 p.m. on ABC. The Disney-owned network revealed its fall 2019 TV schedule featuring very little changes. Rookie moves to a new night,......
16:26, 05/14/2019

BTCC rookie Smith barred from Croft session for breaking test rules British Touring Car Championship newcomer Rob Smith was barred from taking part in the opening practice session at Croft as the MG6 racer was found to have broken testing rules...
16:52, 06/15/2019

Rookie goalie Jordan Binnington makes history in St. Louis Blues' Game 6 win St. Louis rookie goalie Jordan Binnington achieved another historic milestone as the Blues defeated the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals....
23:52, 05/22/2019

Rookie 2B Michael Chavis fills void, ignites Red Sox offense after slow start Boston has won 11 of 17, largely erasing a 7-13 start, since summoning to replace injured second basemen Dustin Pedroia and Brock Holt.        ...
14:39, 05/08/2019

Meet Tara Lynn, Sports Illustrated’s oldest swimsuit issue rookie She’s making bikini history. Meet Tara Lynn. At 36, she’s the oldest rookie to pose for Sports Illustrated’s storied swimsuit issue. “I’m the eldest, as I like to say,” Lynn tells The Post. “I think that sweetens the deal, and I think that is one of ...
15:39, 05/08/2019

High Life review – Robert Pattinson heads for infinity and beyond | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week An astronaut on an odyssey to a distant black hole faces the challenges of parenting – and existential panic – in Claire Denis’ superbly eerie, mysterious space dramaClaire Denis’s deep space trauma High Life is an Old Testament parable catapulted fo...
15:00, 05/08/2019

MLB power rankings: Rockies are coming on strong, but can they even make a dent in Dodgers' huge lead? The Dodgers are the class of the National League West, but the Rockies are the biggest risers in this week's power rankings.        ...
13:52, 06/03/2019

Tilray and Peter Thiel-backed fund strike deal to release its shares gradually over the next two years Tilray struck a deal with its majority shareholder, a Peter Thiel-backed fund, to sell the fund's stake gradually over the next two years, the Canadian pot company announced Monday....
13:13, 06/10/2019

Facebook's crypto project echoes board member Peter Thiel's original vision for PayPal If Facebook succeeds in scaling its blockchain payments project to its more than 2 billion users, the company will deliver on Peter Thiel's original vision of online payments....
00:00, 05/09/2019

Late Night review – battle of words in the TV writers' room | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week Mindy Kaling stirs up the stale, male writing team behind Emma Thompson’s talk show in this warm and witty comedy‘I wish I was a woman of colour so I could get a job with zero qualification!” The authentic voice of establishment self-pity is given he...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Arizona Cardinals rookie Kyler Murray's first NFL autograph sets record at auction Cardinals rookie quarterback is already posting huge numbers in the NFL without even throwing his first official pass.        ...
18:39, 05/15/2019

New York Giants rookie Daniel Jones welcomed to Yankee Stadium with resounding boos New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones has yet to step onto an NFL field and take a professional snap but he is already getting made out to be enemy No. 1 in New York City....
16:39, 06/18/2019

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
23:52, 05/22/2019

New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso confirms he's seen 'weird stuff' in Vegas when asked about aliens Nevada is one of the major hotspots in the U.S. for UFO sightings and New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso appeared to confirm Tuesday night he has seen some weird things in the state....
23:26, 06/13/2019

MLB power rankings: Rookie slugger Austin Riley on fire as Braves dream of another NL East title Atlanta is looking like a contender since promoting top prospect Austin Riley and the NL East race is going to heat up this summer.        ...
20:52, 05/28/2019

Fantasy Football Offseason Questions: Can Phillip Lindsay prove unlikely rookie success wasn't a fluke? Phillip Lindsay went from an UDFA to being named to the Pro Bowl in 2018 -- and was a standout Fantasy running back. Jamey Eisenberg caught up with Lindsay this offseason and looks at his outlook for this season....
00:39, 05/18/2019

Bryant’s 3-run HR gives Cubs 5-2 win over Marlins CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant hit a tiebreaking three-run homer with two out in the ninth inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. With runners on the corners, Bryant drove a 1-2 pitch from Adam Conley (...
05:39, 05/08/2019

Dean Cain, Kristy Swanson reinvigorate American theater with MAGA play about Peter Strzok, Lisa Page Last year, we learned that FBI agent Peter Strzok was removed from the Mueller investigation (and subsequently fired) for exchanging anti-Trump texts with Lisa Page, an FBI lawyer with whom he was having an affair. For those with brains still safely ...
20:13, 06/14/2019

San Francisco 49ers Cornerback Richard Sherman Is Ready to Embrace Trump's Favorite Rookie as Long as He Can Play San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman is ready to overlook new teammate and resident asshole Nick Bosa, a Trump loving, anti-Colin Kaepernick’s protest against the killing of unarmed black men, women and children....
18:52, 05/07/2019

Sources: Cubs considering sportsbook at Wrigley Wrigley Field, or a location just outside of the stadium, could be the site of a sportsbook if discussions the Chicago Cubs have held turn into a reality, multiple sources tell ESPN's David Purdum....
01:26, 06/16/2019

Cubs-Cardinals: Why these two teams aren’t going away It’s rare to get a true playoff vibe from MLB games played in early May. But two of the hottest teams on the diamond will square off this week on “Sunday Night Baseball” (ESPN, 7 p.m.). And, they happen to be hated division rivals. It’s the St. Louis...
19:52, 05/05/2019

Why PECOTA projections were so wrong about the Cubs Remember the preseason formula that put Chicago at the bottom of the NL Central? Two months into the season, it looks like the Cubs are having the last laugh....
20:39, 05/21/2019

Cubs pound Cardinals 13-5 for 7th straight win CHICAGO (AP) — Kris 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. Willson Contreras, Anthony Rizzo...
08:00, 05/06/2019

Cubs to option Russell to Triple-A when ban over Citing baseball reasons, Cubs president Theo Epstein said the team will option Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa when he's eligible to return from his 40-game suspension for violating the league's domestic violence policy on Thursday....
05:13, 05/01/2019

Cubs 2B Russell on boos at Wrigley: 'That's on them' Chicago Cubs second baseman Addison Russell returned from a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic-violence policy on Wednesday and heard a chorus of boos from the home crowd at Wrigley Field....
00:39, 05/11/2019

Hendricks has 2-run 2B, pitches into 9th; Cubs top Reds 3-1 CINCINNATI (AP) — Kyle Hendricks had three hits, including a two-run double, and pitched into the ninth inning to lead the surging Chicago Cubs over the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 Tuesday night. The Cubs are 10-2 in May, their best start to the month since ...
04:00, 05/15/2019

MLB roundup: Cards edge Cubs in 10 Matt Carpenter hit a game-ending, bases-loaded single in the 10th inning to send the host St. Louis Cardinals to a 2-1 victory against the Chicago Cubs on Friday night....
09:26, 06/01/2019

Cole fans 12 as Astros down Cubs 6-5 HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in six solid innings and the Houston Astros reached Cole Hamels early and held on for a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of an interleague series on Monday. Anthony Rizzo hit...
01:13, 05/28/2019

Why the Cubs-Cardinals rivalry matters again After trading barbs over the offseason, the longtime rivals meet for the first time in 2019 as the NL Central's top two teams. So this should be fun....
20:00, 05/03/2019

| Cubs investigating fan's racist gesture The Chicago Cubs launched an investigation after a fan was caught making a racist gesture behind an African-American television reporter during a broadcast....
20:26, 05/08/2019

MLB roundup: Cubs stay hot, walk off in 11 Jason Heyward hit a walk-off solo home run in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 3-2 win over the visiting Miami Marlins on Wednesday night....
09:39, 05/09/2019

Rizzo’s 2-run HR in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. The Cubs blew early leads and got outscore...
07:52, 06/16/2019

Dodgers outslug Cubs with 4 homers to win 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy and David Freese hit two-run homers to back Clayton Kershaw as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. The NL West-leading Dodgers rallied from...
08:13, 06/14/2019

Hendricks masters Cardinals again in Cubs’ 5-1 win CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks tossed one-run ball over seven innings to continue his dominance over St. Louis, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 win over the Cardinals on Sunday night. Carlos González hit his first homer with the Cubs and Kyle Schwar...
04:39, 06/10/2019

Brewers use 6 pitchers to blank Cubs 7-0 Ryan Braun belted a solo homer and Gio Gonzalez scattered two hits over 5 2/3 innings as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers posted a 7-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday afternoon....
00:39, 05/11/2019

Cubs' Hendricks needs only 81 pitches in shutout Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks unspooled an 81-pitch four-hitter to beat the NL Central-leading Cardinals 4-0 on Friday for the fewest pitches in a shutout in the majors since 2012....
07:39, 05/04/2019

Chatwood fuels Cubs with 2B off childhood friend Cubs pitcher Tyler Chatwood notched his fourth career double off his childhood friend and groomsman Matt Andriese to spark a 15th-inning rally as Chicago won a wild one in Arizona....
06:26, 04/29/2019

MLB roundup: Cubs' win over Astros marred by fan's injury Kyle Hendricks pitched eight effective innings, Kyle Schwarber and Kris Bryant homered, and the visiting Chicago Cubs averted a series sweep at the hands of the Houston Astros with a 2-1 interleague victory Wednesday....
10:00, 05/30/2019

Jansen holds on as Dodgers edge Cubs Cody Bellinger hit a home run, and closer Kenley Jansen found a bit of redemption as the Los Angeles Dodgers earned a 3-2 victory Sunday over the visiting Chicago Cubs....
13:39, 06/17/2019

Cubs vs. Cardinals: Take Jose Quintana and Chicago Eight champions were crowned in the National Spelling Bee when the judges ran out of words and ESPN ran out of time. “Krzyzewski,” used in a sentence, would have broken the tie. … Rumors swirling that Lori Loughlin’s daughter Olivia Jade, who b...
22:52, 06/01/2019

Cubs stepping up pursuit of Craig Kimbrel The free-agency rumors are not limited to Dallas Keuchel. The Cubs are pushing hard for closer Craig Kimbrel, according to The Athletic. Kimbrel and Keuchel are the top free agents left after failing to sign deals this offseason. With the MLB Draft s...
00:39, 06/06/2019

The Latest: Cubs to ban fan ‘indefinitely’ for hand gesture CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the Chicago Cubs’ investigation of a potentially racist hand gesture seen during a broadcast of a game against Miami (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The Chicago Cubs say they are trying to identify the fan who made a p...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Cubs ban fan for making apparent racist gesture CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs have banned indefinitely from Wrigley Field the fan that used what appeared to be a racist hand gesture behind an African American television reporter during a game at their ballpark. The Cubs sent a letter Wednesday to the...
05:52, 05/09/2019

Cubs vs. Nationals: Take the under in Scherzer-Hamels battle The Nationals’ Max Scherzer is 2-4, but has still been dominant despite the record and should be involved in a solid pitchers’ duel on Friday with Cole Hamels and the visiting Cubs. Scherzer’s 3.64 ERA is over-inflated given that he has not had...
22:52, 05/17/2019

Cubs 1B Rizzo hampered by back tightness CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is out of the starting lineup for their series finale against Milwaukee because of back tightness. Rizzo’s back tightened up on him during Saturday’s 15-inning victory over the Brewers. The ...
05:39, 05/13/2019

Cubs investigating fan’s ‘offensive’ hand gesture CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs say they are investigating a fan using what appeared to be an offensive hand gesture associated with racism behind a black television reporter who was on the air. The reporter was Doug Glanville, a former major league ...
10:13, 05/08/2019

Cubs bullpen goes wild, Marlins rally in 9th to win 6-5 CHICAGO (AP) — Pedro Strop walked three batters in the ninth inning and the Miami Marlins took advantage, rallying for three runs to pull out a 6-5 victory Monday night that ended the Chicago Cubs’ winning streak at seven games. Jon Berti hit h...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Cardinals vs. Cubs: Ride the red-hot Jose Quintana With El Chapo doing life and his brother El Guano in hiding, El Stitcho would like to wish one and all a happy Cinco de Mayo! … Home is where the heart isn’t. Barclay’s Center is quiet after the Nets and “home sick” Islanders failed to win a si...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Senzel helps Reds pound Cubs 10-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Nick Senzel had three hits, scored four times and cut down a runner at the plate, helping Tanner Roark and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 10-2 on Sunday. Led by Senzel, the top third of Cincinnati’s lineup collected se...
02:52, 05/27/2019

Cubs' Hendricks throws shortest shutout since '12 Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks unspooled an 81-pitch four-hitter to beat the NL Central-leading Cardinals 4-0 on Friday for the fewest pitches in a shutout in the majors since 2012....
02:13, 05/04/2019

Wife of Cubs’ Ben Zobrist files for divorce CHICAGO (AP) — Julianna Zobrist, the wife of Chicago Cubs World Series MVP Ben Zobrist, has filed for divorce. The Cubs placed Ben Zobrist on leave for undisclosed personal reasons on May 8, prompting them team to recall Addison Russell from Triple-A...
20:39, 05/15/2019

Hamels no decision against old club, Cubs top Phillies 8-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Hamels struggled in his first start against his original team, Albert Almora Jr. hit his first career grand-slam and the Chicago Cubs rallied from an early three-run deficit with three homers, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 8-4...
06:39, 05/23/2019

MLB notebook: Cubs' Russell respects fan criticism Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell seemed to change his tune Friday, one day after his "that's on them" comment toward fans who booed him after his return from a suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic abuse policy....
09:00, 05/11/2019

Hendricks 4-hitter as Cubs beat Cards 4-0, win 5th in row CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks needed just 81 pitches for a four-hitter, Anthony Rizzo homered for his third straight game and the Chicago Cubs beat the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Friday. The second-place Cubs won their season-high ...
23:26, 05/03/2019

LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers in prime time LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers settle series in prime time, Oakland closes out wild homestand, Tanaka split out of luck, no Altuve no problem for Astros        ...
09:00, 05/12/2019

Addison Russell’s Cubs return is here, and it is awkward Addison Russell is back, four games after his suspension concluded. The Cubs’ shortstop is returning following a 40-game suspension for violating the sport’s domestic violence policy late last season, according to David Kaplan of NBC Chicago, getting...
02:13, 05/09/2019

MLB roundup: Bryant hits three homers in Cubs' win Chicago's Kris Bryant slugged three home runs and drove in five runs, and the Cubs hit six homers in a 14-6 rout of the host Washington Nationals on Friday....
08:26, 05/18/2019

Phillies vs. Cubs: Jake Arrieta will be too much for his old team What does $20 million get you these days? In the case of the Cubs, a pitcher in Yu Darvish who is 2-3 with a 5.14 ERA. Darvish has been a massive disappointment and has one of the worst walk rates for a starting pitcher in the MLB, issuing nearly 7.1...
22:00, 05/20/2019

Cubs' Russell: Have to respect fans' criticism Cubs infielder Addison Russell attempted to walk back comments he made to the Chicago Sun-Times on Thursday in which he seemed critical of fans who boo him....
21:39, 05/10/2019

González pitches Brewers past Cubs 7-0 for 7th straight win CHICAGO (AP) — Gio González pitched two-hit ball into the sixth inning and Ryan Braun homered, helping the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Friday for their season-high seventh straight victory. González outdueled José Quintana to help ...
00:00, 05/11/2019

Craig Kimbrel Finally Lands A Job, Joins Cubs It took all the way until June 5, but finally, finally, one of the handful of best closers in baseball has landed a job. Per Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, Craig Kimbrel has reached an agreement to join the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs on a multiy...
03:39, 06/06/2019

Hamels, Báez lead Cubs past Cardinals 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Hamels threw eight innings of three-hit shutout ball, Javier Báez hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs topped the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 on Friday. The Cubs have won four of five since being swept in a three-game series at St...
00:39, 06/08/2019

Lester, Cubs bounce back with 8-1 victory over Angels CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester returned to form, allowing one run in seven innings, and the Chicago Cubs’ offense came alive in an 8-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday. Coming off three straight losses at St. Louis in which they scored ...
02:00, 06/04/2019

Bryant hits 3 HRs as Cubs punish Nats’ bullpen in 14-6 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Kris Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Chicago Cubs piled on against the Washington Nationals bullpen in a 14-6 win Friday night. Albert Almora Jr., Kyle Schwarber and Willson Contreras al...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Báez’s pinch-hit single lifts Cubs over Phillies 3-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Pinch-hitter Javier Báez’s single capped a two-run, ninth-inning rally and lifted the Chicago Cubs over Philadelphia 3-2 on Tuesday night to stop the Phillies’ four-game winning streak. Kris Bryant had three hits for the Cu...
07:26, 05/22/2019

Realmuto homers in 10th, Phillies beat Cubs 5-4 CHICAGO (AP) — J.T. Realmuto hit a solo homer in the 10th, Jake Arrieta allowed one run over six innings in his return to Wrigley Field and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Monday night. Realmuto connected with two outs against ...
08:13, 05/21/2019

Rizzo's 2-run homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1 Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers       ...
10:26, 06/16/2019

In Craig Kimbrel, Cubs Find an Anchor for Their Latest Run The Cubs have learned this season that they are still very good, but also flawed. Picking up Kimbrel locks down their bullpen — and gives him a chance at another ring....
17:26, 06/06/2019

Maddon, Cubs drop protest over Doolittle’s delivery WASHINGTON (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have dropped their protest over the pitching delivery of Washington reliever Sean Doolittle. Cubs manager Joe Maddon made the announcement before Sunday night’s game against the Nationals. Maddon came out twic...
03:13, 05/20/2019

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals’ rally for 6-5 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory Sunday night. Chicago led 6-1 before Washington closed to within a run on a three-run homer by Anthony ...
07:00, 05/20/2019

Dodgers rally to beat Cubs 5-3 for 7th straight home win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill pitched seven strong innings and singled in the go-ahead run in the fourth inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Friday night for their seventh straight home win. The NL West-leading Dodgers re...
07:52, 06/15/2019

Caratini helps rally Cubs past Cardinals 9-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Pinch-hitter Victor Caratini hit a tiebreaking bases-loaded double in Chicago’s four-run sixth inning and the Cubs rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-4 Saturday night. Hitting for starting pitcher Jon Lester with the bases...
05:39, 06/09/2019

Cubs vs. Nationals: Kyle Hendricks will beat Washington New Jersey Dept. of Transportation is expecting more than 100,000 fans at MetLife Stadium this weekend to see Korean boy band BTS, short for “Beyond the Scene” not “Bankrupt taking Stitches.” The chaos is not sitting well with state officials. And wi...
14:52, 05/19/2019

Ben Zobrist may not return to Cubs this season amid divorce Ben Zobrist is out indefinitely. And the Cubs are preparing as if that will not change this season. The valuable utility man, who is going through a divorce and has been away from the team since last playing May 6, has yet to speak publicly about his...
18:26, 05/29/2019

Cubs’ Craig Kimbrel comes with a fantasy warning label The wait is finally over! The Cubs have their closer! Pedro Strop, who is 1-2 with a 4.63 ERA and 1.03 WHIP, returned from the injured list Tuesday to pitch a scoreless ninth to pick up his fifth save in seven chances, and first since May 4. OK, fine...
08:52, 06/09/2019

LEADING OFF: Cubs on win streak, Mariners on losing skid LEADING OFF: Cubs aim for sixth straight win, Mariners have lost six in a row, Pineda pitching back at Yankee Stadium        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

Segura helps Phillies beat Lester, Cubs 9-7 CHICAGO (AP) — Jean Segura and J.T. Realmuto homered off Jon Lester, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 9-7 on Thursday for a split of the four-game series between division leaders. Andrew McCutchen added two hits and two RBIs as Phi...
04:26, 05/24/2019

APNewsBreak: Cubs-Cards set for London on June 13-14 in 2020 NEW YORK (AP) — The Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals are set to play at London next season in a two-game series at West Ham’s Olympic Stadium on June 13 and 14. St. Louis will be the home team for both games, according to a draft of the 202...
09:26, 05/30/2019

Lester pitches Cubs past Brewers 4-1 for series win CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester pitched 6 2/3 gutsy innings, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Sunday night to take a weekend series between the top teams in the NL Central. Lester (3-1) gave Chicago exa...
05:39, 05/13/2019

Cubs option Russell to Triple-A after completing suspension CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have optioned shortstop Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa after he completed his 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Cubs trans...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in his return to the lineup to help the Chicago Cubs avoid a sweep with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astro...
09:26, 05/30/2019

Cubs to option Russell to Triple-A when eligible to return The Chicago Cubs will option shortstop Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa when he's eligible to return from his 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy later this week       ...
03:00, 05/01/2019

Brewers’ Braun scratched against Cubs with sore hamstring CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have scratched slugger Ryan Braun from the lineup against the Chicago Cubs because of a sore left hamstring. Ben Gamel started in left field in his place on Saturday. Braun — batting .254 with eight homers and 23 ...
22:39, 05/11/2019

Dodgers edge Cubs 3-2 with late-game heroics LOS ANGELES (AP) — Russell Martin singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Alex Verdugo made a game-saving catch for the game’s final out and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Sunday night. Cody Bellinger hit...
06:52, 06/17/2019

Russell rejoins Cubs after 40-game MLB domestic violence ban CHICAGO (AP) — Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy and then spending extra time in the minors to get ready. The Cubs recall...
23:00, 05/08/2019

LEADING OFF: Rays on a roll, Cubs vs Cards, Red Sox at Yanks LEADING OFF: Rays on a roll, Cubs vs Cards, Red Sox at Yanks, Arrieta faces Dodgers in 1st-place matchup, Rockies walk off        ...
06:13, 05/31/2019

Bregman homers twice as Astros rally past Cubs 9-6 HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman homered twice, his second a tiebreaking two-run shot in the sixth inning that propelled the injury-weakened Houston Astros to a 9-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night that gave manager AJ Hinch his 500th career vic...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Russell recalled from minors, rejoins Cubs after suspension CHICAGO (AP) — Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy and spending extra time in the minors to get ready. The Cubs recalled Ru...
23:00, 05/08/2019

MLB roundup: Zobrist, Cubs outlast D-backs in 15 innings Kris Bryant and Willson Contreras homered, and Ben Zobrist broke a tie with a two-run double in a three-run 15th inning as the Chicago Cubs outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks for a 6-5 victory on Sunday in Phoenix....
08:26, 04/29/2019

Contreras homers in 15th, Cubs beat Brewers 2-1 Willson Contreras homered in the 15th inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 2-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers        ...
02:39, 05/12/2019

Cubs vs. Reds: Kyle Hendricks will shut down Cincinnati Kyle Hendricks made us look great last Sunday night and after a roller-coaster week we can use a little stability. Reds are at Wrigley for the weekend and Hendricks allowed one run over eight innings last time he faced them, and he’s 4-1 over his pas...
16:13, 05/24/2019

After long rain delay, Cardinals outlast Cubs 7-4 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dexter Fowler and Harrison Bader hit back-to-back homers in the eighth inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals outlasted the Chicago Cubs in a 7-4 victory that ended early Sunday after a rain delay of over three hours. Paul Goldschmidt a...
08:52, 06/02/2019

Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca in 'Star Wars': A life in photos Actor Peter Mayhew, known for playing Han Solo's Wookiee pal Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' movies, has died at age 74 at his home in Texas.        ...
05:39, 05/03/2019

Don’t judge Hughie Fury on the loss to Kubrat Pulev, warns Peter Fury Peter Fury, trainer and father of Hughie Fury, tells Terry Dooley why the heavyweight division is yet to see the best of his son The post Don’t judge Hughie Fury on the loss to Kubrat Pulev, warns Peter Fury appeared first on Boxing News....
23:39, 05/25/2019

Dean Cain to play FBI agent and Trump nemesis Peter Strzok in play Dean Cain will play Peter Strzok, the disgraced FBI agent and nemesis of President Trump, in a stage play based on anti-Trump text messages between Strzok and former FBI counsel Lisa Page....
07:00, 05/23/2019

Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' dies at 74 Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor died on Tuesday: "He left us the evening ... with his family by his side."        ...
02:13, 05/03/2019

‘I Loved Him.’ Harrison Ford Bids Farewell to Star Wars Co-Star Peter Mayhew Hollywood actor Harrison Ford gave a heartfelt statement on his Star Wars co-star Peter Mayhew’s death on Thursday. “Peter Mayhew was a kind and gentle man, possessed of great dignity and noble character,” Ford said in a statement t...
08:26, 05/03/2019

‘The Gentlest of Giants.’ Star Wars Actors Honor Late Chewbacca Star Peter Mayhew The Star Wars family is already missing its beloved Wookiee. Peter Mayhew, the 7-foot-3 actor who played Han Solo’s loyal sidekick Chewbacca in five Star Wars films, including the original trilogy, died Tuesday at age 74, his family announced o...
04:26, 05/03/2019

Blackmon has 4 hits, Desmond hits slam as Rockies top Padres DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon finished with four hits for the third straight game, Ian Desmond hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 14-8 on Saturday night in another wild Coors Field game. Black...
07:52, 06/16/2019

Space Station astronauts honor Peter Mayhew, best known for playing 'Star Wars' Chewbacca Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor, who played the Wookiee Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' died Tuesday.        ...
07:52, 05/10/2019

Suarez singles in rain, Reds slow Cubs’ surge with 4-2 win CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez singled home the go-ahead run during a fifth-inning downpour and added another RBI single Thursday night as the Cincinnati Reds pulled away to a 4-2 victory that slowed the Chicago Cubs’ momentum. Chicago came i...
07:26, 05/17/2019

MLB examining netting policy after Cubs fan hospitalized by foul ball HOUSTON — Major League Baseball said Thursday it will keep examining its policy on protective netting at stadiums a day after a young fan was struck by a foul ball and hospitalized. The girl was hit during Wednesday night’s game between the Chicago C...
22:39, 05/30/2019

FINAL HOURS TICKING DOWN ON FIRST-EVER AUCTION OF CUBS SEASON TICKETS Wednesday, March 12, 2008 CHICAGO - It's down to the last 24 hours for the Chicago Cubs' first-ever auction of Wrigley Field season tickets at www.cubs…...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Without their mother, bear cubs Bradley and Cooper train for the wild Just four months old, bear cubs Bradley and Cooper are still bottle-fed but they will soon have to forage into the Greek forest if they are to eat on their own....
00:00, 05/07/2019

Farmer saves fox cubs after performing C-section on dead mother A fast-acting farmer delivered a quadruplet of fox cubs via emergency Cesarean section on their mother, who’d been fatally hit by a car, according to a new report. Chris Rolfe said his “instinct” kicked in when he saw the fox get struck on a hi...
17:52, 05/15/2019

Brewers' Braun scratched against Cubs with sore hamstring Milwaukee Brewers scratch slugger Ryan Braun from lineup against Chicago Cubs because of sore left hamstring        ...
20:13, 05/11/2019

Fox cubs allegedly used to train hounds in hunting kennel - video A man and a woman have been convicted of animal cruelty after activists secretly filmed him apparently preparing to throw fox cubs to hounds at a hunting kennel in Herefordshire. Undercover footage obtained by Hunt Investigation Team was used as evid...
00:00, 06/11/2019

Orphaned Bear Cubs Bradley And Cooper Train For The Wild A pair of orphaned bear cubs, rescued by the Arcturos sanctuary in northern Greece, will be trained to survive in the wild -- and anything else their mother would have taught them....
07:52, 05/07/2019

Cubs activate C Victor Caratini, sidelined by hand injury The Cubs activated backup catcher Victor Caratini off the injury list for the final game of their series against the Reds        ...
00:52, 05/17/2019

Bryant hits 3 HRs as Cubs punish Nats' bullpen in 14-6 win Kris Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Chicago Cubs piled on against the Washington Nationals bullpen in a 14-6 win        ...
06:39, 05/18/2019

Carpenter’s single in the 10th lifts Cardinals past Cubs 2-1 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter hit a game-ending single against an unusual defensive alignment in the 10th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Friday night. The Cardinals won back-to-back games for the first time since A...
07:13, 06/01/2019

Cubs shortstop Javier Baez scratched with bruised right heel ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez was scratched from Saturday night’s game against St. Louis because of a bruised right heel, a problem he first sustained on May 19 and re-aggravated later. “For him to say something, it ...
00:26, 06/02/2019

Cubs fan appears to gesture white power symbol live on-air A Chicago Cubs fan was spotted on-air during Tuesday night’s game against the Miami Marlins making a hand gesture that has been associated with white supremacist groups....
11:13, 05/09/2019

Three-time All-Star Carlos Gonzalez, Cubs close in on deal CHICAGO (AP) — Three-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez and the Chicago Cubs were closing in on a minor league deal Thursday. Gonzalez’s agent, Scott Boras, said a contract was being finalized. A three-time Gold Glove winner, Gonzalez was...
00:26, 05/31/2019

Cubs Fan Using "OK" Hand Gesture Behind Doug Glanville Gets Banned Indefinitely At the start of the bottom of the third inning of last night’s Marlins-Cubs game, the NBC Sports Chicago broadcast cut to analyst Doug Glanville for an update. While Glanville was talking, a fan in a hoodie waved hello to the camera, flashed a peace ...
08:00, 05/09/2019

Two Rare White Tiger Cubs Find New Home In Nicaragua Two white tiger cubs have been taken to their new home at the Nicaragua National Zoo, where the playful pair will join a menagerie of rare big cat species....
12:13, 05/28/2019

Chicago Cubs unsure whether Ben Zobrist will return this season: 'Obviously, we miss him' The Chicago Cubs are bracing for the possibility that utilityman Ben Zobrist may not play the rest of the season amid a divorce from his wife Julianna Zobrist....
21:39, 05/29/2019

Child struck by line drive at Cubs-Astros game A young fan at Wednesday night's game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr., shaking up the Chicago center fielder....
05:26, 05/30/2019

Suárez hits 2-run homer in 9th, Reds rally past Cubs 6-5 CHICAGO (AP) — Eugenio Suárez hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Cubs reliever Steve Cishek, rallying the Cincinnati Reds over Chicago 6-5 on Friday. Joey Votto drew a leadoff walk from Cishek (1-2) and Suarez hit the next pitch for his 14th...
02:13, 05/25/2019

Suárez hits 2-run homer in 9th, Reds rally past Cubs 6-5 Eugenio Suárez hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Cubs reliever Steve Cishek, rallying the Cincinnati Reds over Chicago 6-5        ...
00:52, 05/25/2019

Cubs’ Kris Bryant blasts three homers to destroy Nationals WASHINGTON — Kris Bryant and the Chicago Cubs saved their best for last — bad news for a Nationals bullpen that’s having a hard enough time as it is. Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Cubs piled on ag...
09:13, 05/18/2019

The Cubs finally got their closer in Craig Kimbrel. But after seven months off, how good will he be? The Cubs agreed to a contract with the free agent closer, but he hasn't faced major-league hitters in more than seven months.        ...
13:39, 06/06/2019

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals' rally for 6-5 win Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory        ...
07:13, 05/20/2019

It Sure Sounds Like A Cubs Exec Was Trying To Influence Addison Russell Coverage Nine days before the end of Addison Russell’s 40-game suspension for violating MLB’s domestic violence policy, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale wrote a puff piece about the shortstop’s search for redemption after his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy, said he emotion...
06:26, 05/03/2019

Child struck by line drive; Cubs' Almora in tears A young fan at Wednesday night's game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr. and taken to the hospital....
17:26, 05/30/2019

Angels vs. Cubs: Trevor Cahill rebounds in makeup game “ … And new heavyweight champion of the world, Andy Ruiz.” The 268-pound Ruiz was a 25-1 long shot when he took the belt from Anthony Joshua at MSG on Saturday. Next up, a rematch with Joshua in the fall or taking on Joey Chestnut at Nathan’s o...
18:26, 06/03/2019

Watch: Cardinals' Adam Wainwright uses 126 pitches to beat Cubs St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright will need to ice his arm for a while after using 126 pitches in his winning start against the Chicago Cubs....
17:26, 06/03/2019

Cubs’ Descalso leaves game against Cardinals with sore ankle CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs second baseman Daniel Descalso has left the game against the St. Louis Cardinals because of a sore left ankle. Descalso was hurt rounding first on a single in the first inning Saturday. He was lifted for a pinch-hitter in the four...
00:13, 05/05/2019

Young girl hit by line drive as Cubs’ Almora Jr. breaks down HOUSTON — A young fan at Wednesday night’s game between the Cubs and Astros was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr., shaking up the Chicago center fielder. Almora hit a fourth-inning line drive into the stands down the third base lin...
04:39, 05/30/2019

Broncos' Joe Flacco says it's not his job to mentor rookie QB Drew Lock Joe Flacco, acquired in a trade with the Ravens, said he's learning a new offense and that he still considers himself starter.        ...
22:00, 05/14/2019

No sweat for Montez Sweat: Washington rookie pushes on after tumultuous NFL draft Montez Sweat was believed to have a heart condition, but a subsequent report indicated otherwise. The rookie isn't getting caught up in the drama.        ...
20:00, 05/30/2019

Chicago Cubs ban the fan who flashed a racist gesture behind reporter Doug Glanville The Chicago Cubs didn't wait long to take action against the fan who flashed a racist gesture behind NBC Sports Chicago reporter Doug Glanville.        ...
08:52, 05/09/2019

With new Illinois gambling bill, Cubs consider opening sportsbook at Wrigley Field The Cubs are considering opening up a sportsbook at Wrigley Field as the state of Illinois prepares to implement a new sports gambling law.       ...
03:13, 06/18/2019

Chicago Cubs investigating fan who appeared to flash white power sign on air The franchise apologized after a fan used what appeared to be a white power hand sign behind Doug Glanville, a black former player working as a sideline reporter....
17:26, 05/08/2019

911 Call Data Confirms Wrigleyville Is A Terrible Place To Be During Cubs Games The internet is full of anecdotal evidence that a professional sporting event is a great place to witness reckless, rowdy, and even violent behavior. But do they really present more dangers than can be found in any major American city on any given ni...
12:39, 05/02/2019

Cubs’ Kyle Hendricks tosses 81-pitch complete-game shutout CHICAGO — Kyle Hendricks needed just 81 pitches for a four-hitter, Anthony Rizzo homered for his third straight game and the Chicago Cubs beat the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Friday. The second-place Cubs won their season-high fifth...
00:00, 05/04/2019

Cubs reach three-year, $43 million deal with closer Craig Kimbrel It looks like Craig Kimbrel is finally off the market. The veteran closer reached a three-year deal worth $43 million with the Cubs, according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal first reported the deal. Kimbrel and ...
03:39, 06/06/2019

Chicago Cubs' Ben Zobrist files for separation from wife, Julianna The separation comes just days after Zobrist, a three-time all-star and 2016 World Series MVP, announced he was taking an extended leave of absence from the team.        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Yasiel Puig singles in 10th as Reds rally past Cubs 6-5 CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez hit a tying two-run homer in the eighth inning Wednesday night, and slumping Yasiel Puig singled with the bases loaded in the 10th, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs’ ...
09:00, 05/16/2019

Cubs slugger Kris Bryant exits game after outfield collision CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs slugger Kris Bryant has left their game against Cincinnati after colliding with center fielder Jason Heyward on a drive in the sixth inning. With two outs and a runner on first Sunday, Heyward and Bryant converged on Eugenio Suáre...
02:52, 05/27/2019

Senior huntsman who allowed hounds to kill fox cubs avoids jail A senior huntsman convicted of allowing his hounds to kill four fox cubs has been handed a 16-week suspended jail sentence for causing their "painful, terrifying" deaths....
01:39, 06/11/2019

Wild Wainwright pitches Cards past Hamels, Cubs 2-1 to sweep Adam Wainwright overcame a career-high seven walks to pitch eight shutout innings, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over Cole Hamels and the Chicago Cubs 2-1 for a three-game sweep        ...
00:52, 06/03/2019

Cubs activate reliever Pedro Strop, hoping to boost bullpen CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs activated reliever Pedro Strop from the 10-day injured list before Tuesday night’s game against the Colorado Rockies and optioned reliever Dillon Maples to Triple-A Iowa. The 33-year-old Strop, who went on the IL...
04:13, 06/05/2019

Peter Mayhew death: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, other celebs mourn 'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and more celebrities are remembering legendary 'Star Wars' actor Peter Mayhew, aka Chewbacca, who died Tuesday at age 74.        ...
05:39, 05/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Is Craig Kimbrel signing with Cubs a sure-fire path to relevance? Hasty build-ups following delayed signings haven't always turned out so well for the pitchers who followed that path, but Craig Kimbrel is no ordinary pitcher, our Scott White writes....
06:00, 06/06/2019

Chicago Cubs will keep Addison Russell in minors after domestic violence suspension ends When Addison Russell's 40-game domestic violence suspension ends on Friday, the Cubs shortstop will remain with Class AAA Iowa.        ...
04:13, 05/01/2019

Chicago Cubs' Theo Epstein optimistic Ben Zobrist will return amid divorce The Chicago Cubs haven’t been sure whether Ben Zobrist would return this season, but president of baseball operations Theo Epstein was optimistic Thursday about the possibility of his return....
19:52, 06/17/2019

Watch: Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. distraught after striking child with foul ball Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. was emotionally distraught after hitting a child in the stands with a foul ball during a win against the Houston Astros....
16:13, 05/30/2019

Foul Ball Appears To Injure Young Child At Astros-Cubs Game During the fourth inning of tonight’s Astros-Cubs game, Chicago outfielder Albert Almora, Jr. hit a foul ball into the seats on the third base side of the Houston ballpark. According to those present at the game, that ball hit a small child, who was ...
03:52, 05/30/2019

Opinion: Height of privilege? Criticizing the Chicago Cubs' decisions on fan, Addison Russell Some fans howled at Cubs' decision to ban fan for racist gesture, believing he rather than Doug Glanville, should get benefit of the doubt        ...
23:26, 05/09/2019

Albert Almora in tears after striking child with foul ball in Cubs-Astros game Outfielder’s line drive enters stands and hits girlCubs player consoled by teammates after accidentA young fan at Wednesday night’s game between the Cubs and Astros was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr, shaking up the Chicago center fiel...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Chicago Cubs players call for more protective netting around field after latest foul-ball incident Several Chicago Cubs players called for more protective netting around the baseball field after a child was struck and taken to a hospital Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park....
20:00, 05/30/2019

Cubs' Albert Almora overcome with emotion after foul ball hits child in stands A young girl was taken to a hospital after being hit by a foul ball off the bat of visibly shaken Cubs player Albert Almora; no word of injuries.        ...
06:13, 05/30/2019

Pirates rookie Cole Tucker's '12-year-old' moment is a dream come true Pirates rookie Cole Tucker hit a home run in a place he grew up going to as a kid: the Diamondbacks' Chase Field. And it's a moment he won't forget.        ...
18:39, 05/15/2019

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18:26, 05/30/2019

MLB London: Chicago Cubs to face St Louis Cardinals at London Stadium in 2020 London Stadium will host two more Major League Baseball games next year, with the St Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs confirmed for two meetings in the capital next June....
17:39, 06/07/2019

Despite uncertain future, Cubs manager Joe Maddon embraces 2019: 'Loving every freaking second of it' In the final year of his contract with the Cubs, Joe Maddon's future may be directly tied to how the team fares this season.        ...
19:00, 04/29/2019

Save Our Shows 2019: Fans pick 'Madam Secretary,' 'Whiskey' and 'Rookie' as their favorites Results are in, and three shows – "Madam Secretary," "Whiskey Cavalier" and "The Rookie" – dominated voting in USA TODAY's survey. Will they be saved?        ...
22:26, 05/03/2019

Cubs' Kris Bryant: There should 'absolutely' be fencing around field after Almora foul ball Cubs' Kris Bryant said fencing should be extended around the entire field after teammate Albert Almora's foul ball struck a young girl in the stands.        ...
20:00, 05/30/2019

Chicago Cubs investigating fan's 'offensive' hand gesture, threatens lifetime ban The Chicago Cubs say they are investigating a fan using what appeared to be an offensive hand gesture associated with racism behind a television reporter who was on the air.        ...
14:39, 05/08/2019

Mariners 10, Yankees 1: A Rookie Mariners Pitcher Stifles the Yankees Manager Aaron Boone said he would look into images that TV cameras captured of a dark substance smudged under the brim of the cap worn by Mariners starter Yusei Kikuchi....
07:26, 05/09/2019

ABC renews 'The Rookie,' 'Fresh Off the Boat,' 'American Housewife,' 'Single Parents' ABC Friday renewed five series: 'The Rookie,' 'Fresh Off the Boat,' 'American Housewife,' 'Bless This Mess' and 'Single Parents.'        ...
22:52, 05/10/2019

Mother grizzly bear killed by train, then her 2 cubs struck and killed by another train, Montana officials say A grizzly bear family grazing by train tracks near Glacier National Park in Montana all died when they were struck by trains in two incidents just hours apart earlier this month, according to officials....
19:13, 06/18/2019

Cubs' Kris Bryant is punishing opponents again: 'I'm a whole lot smarter' Now 27 years old, Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant has grown immensely since breaking into the league four years ago.        ...
23:26, 05/20/2019

Volkswagen ID 3 confirmed as fastest-charging EV hatchback Renault Zoe rival's lithium-ion batteries given a 100,000-mile warranty Volkswagen has revealed charging and battery details of its upcoming ID 3 electric hatchback, ahead of production getting under way later this year.  The ID 3's lithium-ion cell...
17:00, 06/17/2019

Pastor convicted of sex charges to be sentenced A former minister in Ohio found guilty of child sex trafficking after a woman told jurors he groomed her for sex when she was 14 and encouraged her to have sex with two other pastors is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court....
18:00, 06/17/2019

Stonewall uprising veterans still astounded 50 years after making history Time has claimed many of the street fighters who rebelled against the police raid of a New York City gay bar 50 years ago, in what has become known as the Stonewall uprising. Those who remain are still a little astounded at what they did....
18:00, 06/17/2019

Nyck De Vries felt 'hopeless' in Le Mans 24 Hours LMP2 accident Formula 2 title-contender Nyck de Vries said that he felt 'hopeless' in his hour 21 accident at the Le Mans 24 Hours, which triggered the on-board medical light...
18:26, 06/17/2019

KPMG Agrees to Pay $50 Million Penalty Tied to Misconduct Allegations KPMG has agreed to pay the SEC a $50 million fine related to allegations that former employees got an unlawful sneak peek at regulators’ plans to inspect its work and auditors at the firm cheated on internal training exams....
18:39, 06/17/2019

England opener Jason Roy could be back against Australia while captain Eoin Morgan nears return England hope to have their injured pair Jason Roy and Eoin Morgan available for the business end of the Cricket World Cup — and the captain could still face Afghanistan at Old Trafford on Tuesday....
18:39, 06/17/2019

Tata Altroz Premium Hatchback Teased In Latest Video The much-anticipated Tata Altroz premium hatchback has been recently teased in a new official video. The new video showcases a heavily camouflaged prototype model going through a bunch of tests,......
18:52, 06/17/2019

Beetroot, Mushroom and Beans; 5 Ingenious Ways To Make Healthy Burger Patties Giving a healthy spin to your burger is a fairly easy feat. Swap the refined bread with multigrain bread and the fried patties with healthier variants, and you are good to go!...
19:00, 06/17/2019

Automated cryptocode generator is helping secure the web Nearly every time you open up a secure Google Chrome browser, a new MIT-developed cryptographic system is helping better protect your data. In a paper presented at the recent IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, MIT researchers detail a system ...
19:13, 06/17/2019

Environment reporters facing harassment and murder, study finds Tally of deaths makes it one of most dangerous fields for journalists after war reportingJagendra Singh: the Indian journalist burned to deathThirteen journalists who were investigating damage to the environment have been killed in recent years and m...
19:13, 06/17/2019

Dish was against the T-Mobile and Sprint merger, now it wants to buy Boost and Metro The satellite TV honchos from Dish have been at the forefront of the T-Mobile and Sprint merger opposition, as they have expressed their suspicions about the reduction in competition and boost of prices numerous times in front of the FCC.Now, however...
19:39, 06/17/2019

New Jersey house obliterated in explosion NEW JERSEY (WNBC) – A home somehow exploded in New Jersey Monday, generating a plume of smoke visible from Manhattan as firefighters battled a raging blaze on the ground. Firefighters were called to the scene of the blast on Abbott Avenue in Ri...
20:13, 06/17/2019

Brazil authorities put freeze on Neymar mansions amid tax dispute Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar's off-pitch woes continue to mount, as Brazilian tax authorities put a freeze on dozens of his mansions and other properties amid a long-running tax dispute, local media reported Monday....
20:39, 06/17/2019

Federal prosecutors suspect 'far-right motive' in killing of German politician Walter Lübcke Federal prosecutors have taken over the murder investigation of local German politician Walter Lübcke. They believe there was a far-right motive, but have no evidence the suspect was part of a terror network....
21:00, 06/17/2019

Britons charged over €440m dividend tax loophole Two British citizens have been charged in Germany over tax evasion worth €440m (£390m) in a case linked to the reimbursement of taxes on share dividends....
22:00, 06/17/2019

Sentencing for pastor convicted of sex charges rescheduled TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The sentencing has been rescheduled for a former minister in Ohio found guilty of child sex trafficking after a woman testified he groomed her for sex when she was 14. Federal jurors in March found 40-year-old Anthony Haynes guilt...
22:13, 06/17/2019

Florida man wins ‘villa’ that turns out to be a tiny patch of land A Florida man thought he scored the deal of a lifetime when he snapped up a palm tree-lined villa for only $9,100 in an online auction. But Kerville Holness was gobsmacked when he learned he’d actually bought an adjacent, 1-by-100-foot strip of...
22:39, 06/17/2019

How a company in Berlin is turning coffee grounds into recycled reusable cups Kaffeeform is a Berlin-based start-up that uses coffee grounds to create reusable coffee cups. The 100% biodegradable, reusable cups are used in coffee shops and restaurants around the city. Visit INSIDER.com for more stories. Kaffeeform, a Berlin-...
23:26, 06/17/2019

Women's World Cup, Copa América and a supermarket treat – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Marcus Christenson, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss Australia’s comeback against Brazil, England’s huffing and puffing, Scotland’s flattering scorelines and reviews of a supermarket in ColindaleJoin the conversation on Facebook, ...
23:26, 06/17/2019

Conservative Shitheads Race to Defend Teen's Right to Say the N-Word and Still Go to Harvard Kyle Kashuv, the Parkland shooting survivor turned right-wing, pro-gun activist, tweeted on Monday that Harvard University rescinded his admission after it widely was reported that he used racial slurs in private messages with friends earlier in his ...
23:39, 06/17/2019

Koepka early Open favorite Brooks Koepka fell short in his attempt to win his third consecutive U.S. Open on Sunday, but the four-time major champion has already been installed as the early favorite to win next month's Open Championship in Northern Ireland....
00:00, 06/18/2019

Frozen breakfast burritos recalled after complaints of rocks in product Customers expecting crispy bacon in their breakfast burrito are being warned about the possibility of a different unexpected crunch after a company received complaints about small rocks in their product....
00:39, 06/18/2019

Masked gunman, 22, who opened fire outside Dallas courthouse was Army vet, authorities say The 22-year-old masked gunman who was shot in an exchange of gunfire with federal officers outside a federal courthouse in Dallas had been discharged from the Army, and wasn’t the subject of any investigation....
01:13, 06/18/2019

At Poverty Forum, Joe Biden Says He Can Win in the South Mr. Biden said he planned on taking North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia from President Trump in 2020. He also defended his approach to working with Republicans....
01:26, 06/18/2019

Meghan Markle May Just Persuade You to Adopt an Animal Meghan Markle may have just persuaded us to adopt a new furry friend. In between raising baby Archie, the Duchess of Sussex was able to write a foreward for Mayhew's annual report......
01:52, 06/18/2019

3 men escape from immigrant detention center in Colorado AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Authorities are searching for three men who escaped from an immigrant detention center in Colorado. The Sentinel reports the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency says the men escaped from the center in Aurora around no...
01:52, 06/18/2019

This incredible offer of three months of Spotify Premium for 99 cents ends June 30th Spotify has been emailing anyone who’s interested to let them know, but just in case you weren’t aware of the current trial offer which is about to run out — the streaming giant is once again offering a three-month trial for its pre...
02:26, 06/18/2019

Child porn ringleader killed in fight with fellow inmates MILAN, Mich. (AP) – A New York man sentenced to 40 years in prison as the leader of a child pornography ring died after a fight involving seven inmates at a federal detention center in Michigan, authorities said Friday. Christian Maire was involved i...
02:39, 06/18/2019

Stewart dares McConnell to meet 9/11 first responders Jon Stewart fired back at Sen. Mitch McConnell Monday, explaining why he’s so “bent out of shape” over securing health care for 9/11 responders — and challenging the senate majority leader to meet with the ailing heroes on Tue...
05:13, 06/18/2019

Senior trip to Dominican Republic descends into disaster after group falls ill A group of Oklahoma teens’ senior trip to the Dominican Republic was ruined when they fell sick with a mysterious illness. The recent Deer Creek High School graduates flew on June 8 to the embattled Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, where...
05:13, 06/18/2019

Trump says U.S. agency will begin removing millions of illegal immigrants President Donald Trump said on Monday that U.S. authorities would begin next week removing millions of immigrants who are in the United States illegally....
05:13, 06/18/2019

New Porsche 718 GT4 and Spyder revealed with 414bhp flat-six The 718 GT4, like the Spyder, sits 30mm lower than standard Convertible and coupé share a naturally aspirated 4.0-litre engine, manual-only gearbox and track-focused chassis Porsche’s GT division is shunning the industry-wide trend for downsizing,...
05:52, 06/18/2019

PCSD Sheriff Mark Napier named Vice President of Major County Sheriffs of America TUCSON = Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier is the new Vice President of the Major County Sheriffs of America. Beginning January 1, 2020, Sheriff Napier will serve a two year term. He will then become President for two years. MCSA is a professional law ...
08:00, 06/18/2019

Thomas Gilbert Jr. searched for hit men online before killing dad: prosecutors Accused daddy killer Thomas Gilbert Jr., whose lawyers have mounted an insanity defense, searched for contract killers and hit men on the internet in the months before he allegedly shot his millionaire hedge-funder father in the head. Prosecutors unv...
08:39, 06/18/2019

Oppo A5s 4GB RAM Variant Now Reportedly on Sale in India Oppo has reportedly released the 4GB RAM variant of its Oppo A5s smartphone in India. It has been priced at Rs. 12,990 and can be purchased in Green and Gold colour options....
10:39, 06/18/2019

Migrants in the Gulf see dreams of higher wages ruined More than a million foreign workers have been sent packing as Gulf leaders face pressure to hire more locals. Despite the region's reputation for exploitation and rigidity, many foreigners still dream of Arabia....
10:52, 06/18/2019

Manchester City agree to meet Rodri’s €70m release clause "Atletico Madrid midfielder Rodri has asked to leave the club as Manchester City prepare a €70 million bid to meet his release clause, according to reports."...
13:26, 06/18/2019

In Snub To Centre, Mamata Banerjee to Skip PM's All-Party Meet Tomorrow Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today sent a negative RSVP to tomorrow's all-party meeting, saying a day's dialogue is not enough to take a call on the agenda....
13:52, 06/18/2019

| Venezuela frees lawmaker before UN rights chief visit Venezuela has freed an opposition legislator who spent almost two months behind bars, parliament announced, ahead of a visit by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet....
14:00, 06/18/2019

The cheapest Google Pixel 3 deal on the market just got even cheaper...somehow Google Pixel 3 deals seem to be that gift that really can't stop giving. First Mobiles.co.uk chucked in a TechRadar exclusive code to lower the price (you're most welcome) and now they have yet again cut the cost down even further, making t...
14:13, 06/18/2019

Facebook reveals new Libra cryptocurrency Facebook has finally taken the wraps off its long-awaited cryptocurrency.The social media giant has revealed that it will be launching the new Libra cryptocurrency as part of its blockchain-powered Calibra digital wallet, coming to Messenger and What...
14:13, 06/18/2019

Herbivore Jade Facial Roller – can it improve my skin and bring me peace and harmony? I’m not sure it is doing much for my complexion, but it is certainly a gorgeous addition to any bathroomI have no idea what facial rolling with gemstones does. I understand that it is popular with lifestyle bloggers and various Kardashian satellites ...
15:00, 06/18/2019

The Jets Really Biffed It On Jacob Trouba Let’s stipulate that the Jets had to trade Jacob Trouba. The 25-year-old defenseman had made it quite clear that he had no intentions of signing an extension in Winnipeg, and the Jets had no intention of paying what it would cost to keep Trouba when ...
15:26, 06/18/2019

Germany to support three battery cell alliances - economy minister Germany will support three company alliances with earmarked funds of 1 billion euros for the domestic production of battery cells in an effort to reduce carmakers' dependence on Asian suppliers, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier told Reuters....
15:39, 06/18/2019

The Latest: Germany's Merkel blames dehydration for shaking The Latest on German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a welcoming ceremony in Berlin (all times local): 2:20 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says with a few glasses of water she's doing better, after starting to visibly shake when standing next to Uk...
15:39, 06/18/2019

Oregon Woman falls 16 stories down building’s garbage chute, sustains ‘life-threatening’ injuries A woman in Oregon sustained life-threatening injuries after falling 16 stories down a garbage chute at a condo building in Portland on Monday, officials said....
15:52, 06/18/2019

Ahead of Re-election Rally, President Trump Threatens To Deport Millions (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is threatening to remove millions of people living in the country illegally on the eve of formally announcing his re-election bid. In a pair of tweets Monday night, Trump said that U.S. Immigration and Cust...
16:13, 06/18/2019

Nicholas Sparks sorry for 'appearing intolerant' of LGBT pupils at his school After leaks showed him banning an LGBT club at the Christian school he co-founded, the novelist apologises for any hurt causedRomance novelist Nicholas Sparks has apologised for “potentially hurt[ing] young people and members of the LGBTQ community”,...
16:13, 06/18/2019

Iran, Russia accuse U.S. of bullying, pushing war The United States faced criticism from Russian and Iran Tuesday after the Pentagon announced it was sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East after oil tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman last week....
16:26, 06/18/2019

Kellogg Plans Job Cuts Amid North America Reorganization Kellogg will cut about 150 salaried positions in its North America segment as part of a reorganization linked to the $1.3 billion sale of its Keebler cookie business and other brands....
16:52, 06/18/2019

U.S. trade rep says he hopes Congress can approve USMCA legislation 'very soon' The North American trade pact renegotiated under President Donald Trump is a "watershed development" for labor that will reduce incentives to outsource jobs, the U.S. Trade Representative said in prepared remarks to lawmakers on Tuesday....
17:00, 06/18/2019

Love Island may face probe amid fears over mental health of its stars Love Island could be subjected to an Ofcom investigation after a second women's charity raised fears about the treatment and mental health of one of the contestants....
17:26, 06/18/2019

Mariska Hargitay: Haven’t been in touch with Linda Fairstein NEW YORK (AP) — “Law & Order: SVU” star Mariska Hargitay says she hasn’t been in touch with friend Linda Fairstein since the former “Central Park Five” prosecutor was dropped by her publisher, though the actress acknowle...
17:39, 06/18/2019

Budget 2019: Here Are 10 Important Terms You Should Know From economists to analysts to tax experts to the general public, all eyes remain on Budget announcements for any signs of changes in policy in the coming period....
18:13, 06/18/2019

UPDATE 1-Boeing 737 MAX boosted by IAG plan to order 200 jets Boeing's grounded 737 MAX jet received a boost on Tuesday after British Airways-owner IAG signed a letter of intent to order 200 of the planes and said it was confident that it would return to service in the coming months....
18:26, 06/18/2019

Netanyahu welcomes Bahrain meeting, Israeli ex-general to attend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised on Tuesday a U.S.-led conference on the Palestinian economy in Bahrain, and a source said a former Israeli general would be among the participants....
18:39, 06/18/2019

Soccer 'game' breaks out during Jo-Wilfried Tsonga-Benoit Paire ATP match at Halle Open Tennis players Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Benoit Paire spontaneously started playing soccer during their ATP match at the Halle Open.        ...
19:13, 06/18/2019

ECB hints at more stimulus as global economy outlook dims If eurozone inflation stays low, the European Central Bank (ECB) could cut interest rates even further and take other steps to boost it, ECB chief Mario Draghi said. The remark prompted accusations from Donald Trump....
19:13, 06/18/2019

Russian YouTuber explores the horrors of Stalin's gulags A strong majority of Russians approve of Stalin's rule, and young adults have never heard of his Great Terror campaign. Now YouTube star Yury Dud's film about the legacy of Stalinist repressions is shaking the country....
19:13, 06/18/2019

Germany probes 'right-wing extremist' murder of politician A politician has been murdered in an apparent execution-style assassination. German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer has described the attack as "right-wing extremist" in nature, saying it was "directed against us all."...
19:13, 06/18/2019