1. Kris Bryant Joins Dustin Pedroia, Cal Ripken in Elite Category After Winning MVP

    Kris Bryant won the NL MVP on Thursday, joining Dustin Pedroia and Cal Ripken as the only players in MLB history to win Rookie of the Year, MVP and a World Series within their first two seasons...

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  2. Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts Comments on Winning World Series, Steve Bartman, More

    Few championships have meant more to a franchise than the Chicago Cubs ' 2016 World Series title. After 108 years without a title and 61 years since its last pennant, the team ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 79,449 reads 74 comments

  3. Young Fan Loses World Series Bet, Gets Tooth Yanked After Cubs Win

    Nothing good ever comes from a sports bet. One young fan learned the hard way. After the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series in 108 years, he honored his promise to let his friends pull out a tooth...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 11,739 reads 7 comments

  4. Cubs Fan Mabel Ball Dies at Age 108

    Mabel Ball — the 108-year-old Chicago Cubs fan who lived for the full length of the team's World Series drought before it was snapped earlier this month —died Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 94,990 reads 8 comments

  5. Craig Counsell, Brewers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    After two seasons at the helm, manager Craig Counsell agreed to terms on a three-year contract extension through 2020 with the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday. The team announced the move ahead of what would have been the final year on his deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 2,775 reads 3 comments

  6. Chicago Cubs Fan Honors World Series Win with Wrigley Marquee Tattoo on Head

    At least one Chicago Cubs fan plans to celebrate his team winning the 2016 World Series as long as he lives. Per Darren Rovell of ESPN, Ricky Rainey commemorated the Cubs' victory over the Cleveland Indians with a tattoo on his head...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 14,134 reads 7 comments

  7. Theo Epstein Eats Goat in Wrigley Field Bleachers After Cubs Win World Series

    The Curse of the Billy Goat is dead—and has been properly buried in Theo Epstein 's stomach. Last week, the Chicago Cubs put an end to a 108-year title drought that featured several prominent figures, none more so than the hated billy goat ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 5 months ago 50,304 reads 35 comments

  8. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Chicago Cubs

    Billy Goats and Bartman be damned. The curse over Wrigley Field has been lifted, and the Chicago Cubs are the kings of baseball for the first time in more than a century...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 5 months ago 6,842 reads 0 comments

  9. Keon Broxton Arrested: Latest Details and Comments on Brewers OF

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Keon Broxton was arrested on Friday and charged with misdemeanor trespassing. Per Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times , Broxton was arrested in Tampa after refusing to leave an area following a fight...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 1,484 reads 0 comments

  10. Chicago Cubs to Guest-Star on 'Saturday Night Live' This Week

    The Chicago Cubs are coming to you "Live from New York!" On Friday, catcher David Ross confirmed to MLB Network (via the Chicago Tribune ) that a few of the 2016 World Series ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 5 months ago 7,924 reads 2 comments

  11. Cubs Parade 2016: Twitter Reaction, Photos, Videos and More

    The city of Chicago threw a party 108 years in the making Friday. Long-suffering fans of the Chicago Cubs packed the streets of the Windy City to watch the World Series parade that celebrated the team's first championship since 1908...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 36,446 reads 32 comments

  12. UNINTERRUPTED: Dwyane Wade Congratulates Cubs on World Series Win

    Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade congratulates the Chicago Cubs on their epic World Series victory and sends a message to LeBron James after the two made a World Series bet...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 5 months ago 965 reads 1 comments

  13. Steve Bartman Comments on Cubs Winning World Series

    After 13 years as a scapegoat, a weight was lifted off Steve Bartman's shoulders when the Chicago Cubs beat the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday, and ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 250,000 reads 100 comments

  14. Why Stop at One: Cubs Built for a Long Run of Title Contention

    CLEVELAND — It was the wise Satchel Paige who warned, "Don't look back; something might be gaining on you." Don't the Cleveland Indians , who let a three-games-to-one World Series lead slip away to the Chicago Cubs , know it...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 5 months ago 34,784 reads 125 comments

  15. Cubs Parade 2016: Celebration Schedule, Live Stream, Route and Players to Watch

    There might not be another celebration quite like what we are expecting out of the Chicago Cubs and their fans after 108 years of waiting. The Cubs won their first World Series title since 1908 Wednesday night...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 11,873 reads 3 comments

  16. Cubs Parade 2016: Predictions, Viewing Information for World Series Celebration

    For the first time in 108 years, the city of Chicago will be able to bask in the glow of a World Series celebration with the Cubs when the team holds its victory parade on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 4,638 reads 0 comments

  17. Cubs Fan Fulfills Promise, Listens to World Series at Father's Grave

    As fans traveled to Cleveland or gathered outside Wrigley Field to witness the Chicago Cubs ' first World Series championship since 1908, Wayne Williams listened to the game in a cemetery...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 25,376 reads 8 comments

  18. Craig Sager Has Bet on Cubs to Win World Series Every Year Since 1981

    For 35 years, Craig Sager has bet that the Chicago Cubs will win the World Series . His optimism finally paid off...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 49,118 reads 3 comments

  19. Jaime Garcia's Contract Option Picked Up by Cardinals: Latest Details, Reaction

    The St. Louis Cardinals reportedly will pick up the $12 million club option in the contract of starting pitcher Jaime Garcia for 2017. Jenifer Langosch of MLB ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 1,349 reads 0 comments

  20. Students List Cubs World Series Win as Reason for Tardiness

    At least they were honest. The Chicago Cubs needed 10 innings and over four hours (including a rain delay) to snap their World Series drought with a Wednesday night game that dragged into Thursday morning...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 24,479 reads 3 comments

  21. Cubs Parade 2016: Route, Live Stream and Expectations

    After 108 years of waiting, the Chicago Cubs finally ended their World Series championship drought with an 8-7 Game 7 win over the Cleveland Indians Wednesday, and a raucous celebration is sure to follow in the Windy City...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 23,339 reads 0 comments

  22. Cubs Parade 2016: Route, Date, Time, Live Stream and TV Info

    The 108-year wait is over as the Chicago Cubs are finally World Series champions. What will follow is a celebration that should match or exceed any we have seen in decades...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 73,010 reads 35 comments

  23. Mike Matheny, Cardinals Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The St. Louis Cardinals and Mike Matheny reached an agreement Thursday on a three-year contract extension to keep the manager with the organization through the 2020 season. MLB...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 5,762 reads 17 comments

  24. Newspapers Around the Country Commemorate Cubs' World Series Win

    A moment 108 years in the making, the Chicago Cubs are World Series champions. Their epic Game 7 victory over the Cleveland Indians delighted viewers but probably infuriated writers and editors working on deadline...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 12,130 reads 5 comments

  25. World Series 2016: Cubs Trophy Celebration Highlights, Comments and More

    The Chicago Cubs and their diehard fans enjoyed a celebration befitting the long-awaited end of the team's 108-year championship drought early Thursday morning as the team completed ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 1,684 reads 0 comments