1. Jonathan Villar Carted off vs. Diamondbacks with Apparent Back Injury

    Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Jonathan Villar was forced to leave Friday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after laying out to catch a ball, per Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ...

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  2. Kyle Hendricks Placed on 10-Day DL with Hand Injury

    The Chicago Cubs placed starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks on the 10-day disabled list Thursday because of right hand tendinitis...

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  3. Addison Russell Denies Allegations of Domestic Violence from Instagram Post

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has denied allegations of domestic violence against his wife. "Any allegation I have abused my wife is false and hurtful," Russell said in a statement, via Big League Stew ...

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  4. MLB Investigating Addison Russell Domestic Violence Allegation in Instagram Post

    Major League Baseball is set to investigate Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell after allegations of domestic violence were made against him Wednesday...

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  5. Scooter Gennett Makes Cincinnati Reds History Tuesday

    Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett launched a grand slam in the third inning of Tuesday night's blowout victory against the St. Louis Cardinals ...

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  6. Matt Garza Placed on 10-Day DL with Chest Injury; Travis Shaw Activated

    The Milwaukee Brewers announced Wednesday they placed starting pitcher Matt Garza on the 10-day disabled list with a chest contusion...

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  7. Scooter Gennett Becomes 1st Player in Reds History to Hit 4 HRs in a Game

    Fact: Scooter Gennett hit four home runs in the Cincinnati Reds ' 13-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night, becoming the first player in Reds history to hit four homers in a game...

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  8. Twitter Reacts to Scooter Gennett Becoming 17th Player in History to Hit 4 HRs

    Cincinnati Reds outfielder Scooter Gennett put himself in the record books Tuesday with a four-homer game against the St. Louis Cardinals ...

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  9. Jake Arrieta Could Cost Himself $100M with Free-Agent Year Letdown

    This isn't how the script was supposed to go for Jake Arrieta or the Chicago Cubs . Chicago rolled into 2017 as MLB 's defending champion, fresh off a historic curse-busting run and with a roster deep and loaded enough for a repeat performance...

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  10. Bryce Harper Reportedly Wants to Join Chicago Cubs in Free Agency

    Longtime baseball scribe Peter Gammons told 670 The Score on Friday that Bryce Harper 's preference is to sign with the Chicago Cubs when he hits the open market...

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  11. Anthony Rizzo Announces Engagement to Girlfriend Emily Vakos

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo announced Thursday he's engaged to girlfriend Emily Vakos . According to The Big Lead's Ryan Phillips , Vakos is a real estate broker in Chicago...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 22,085 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs: 5 Potential Trade Options to Erase Early Struggles

    The Chicago Cubs should not press the panic button just yet. Following a championship triumph over a century in the making, the Cubs entered 2017 with lofty expectations...

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  13. Jonathan Broxton Released by Cardinals; John Gant Recalled From Triple-A Memphis

    The St. Louis Cardinals released veteran relief pitcher Jonathan Broxton on Wednesday. The Cards recalled starting pitcher John Gant from the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds to fill the void in their 25-man roster...

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  14. Joe Maddon Doesn't Blame Bryce Harper for Brawl, Charging Mound vs. Giants

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he supported the decision by Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper to charge the mound Monday to fight San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland after getting hit by a pitch...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 4,505 reads 0 comments

  15. Pirates' Gregory Polanco Carted off the Field with Ankle Injury vs. Diamondbacks

    Injuries continue to pile up for the Pittsburgh Pirates , who lost outfielder Gregory Polanco during Monday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks . According to Stephen J...

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  16. Kris Bryant Says Cubs Have 'No Need to Worry,' Joe Maddon Talks Slow Start

    The Chicago Cubs started the 2016 season with a sparkling 25-6 record before ultimately overcoming 108 years of frustration with a World Series title. This year's version has the 25 in the win column but an uglier 24 in the loss column...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 9,601 reads 0 comments

  17. Jameson Taillon Completes 3 Scoreless Innings in 1st Start Since Cancer Surgery

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon threw three shutout innings in Sunday's rehab start, his first since he underwent testicular cancer surgery less than three weeks ago...

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  18. Ryan Braun Placed on 10-Day DL with Calf Injury

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has been shut down again due to calf issues. The Brewers announced Braun has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained ...

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  19. Ryan Braun Leaves Game vs. Diamondbacks with Calf Injury; Will Be Placed on DL

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun left in the fourth inning of Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks with tightness in his left calf...

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  20. Chicago Cubs Wear 'Anchorman' Outfits for Trip to Los Angeles

    Chicago Cubs players: Assemble! Following Chicago's 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday, members of the Cubs traded in their uniforms for suits straight ...

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  21. Willie Stargell's Family Upset Widow Auctioning Hall of Famer's Memorabilia

    Several members of Willie Stargell's family are upset that his widow has decided to auction off pieces of valuable memorabilia...

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  22. Chicago Cubs: Ian Happ and 5 Reasons to Expect a Cubbies Breakout

    The Chicago Cubs are now 45 games into the 2017 season. At this point a year ago, they were 31-14 with a five-game lead in the NL Central standings and a ridiculous plus-119 run differential...

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  23. 'Loud, Electric, Fun': Carlos Martinez Dominates with 100 MPH Heat, Raw Emotion

    The buses left Amber Cove port in the Dominican Republic on the fifth day of the St. Louis Cardinals ' official cruise...

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  24. Jung Ho Kang's Prison Sentence for DUI Charge Upheld by Judge

    Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang had a suspended two-year prison sentence upheld in a South Korean court Thursday, which will further complicate his efforts to rejoin the MLB team during the 2017 season...

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  25. Man Dies After Falling over Railing at Wrigley Field Following Cubs Game

    A 42-year-old Wheaton , Illinois, man died Wednesday after falling over a railing at Wrigley Field following the Chicago Cubs game against the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday. According to Scott Gleeson of USA Today , Richard E...

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