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Bautista, Blue Jays finalize $18M, 1-year deal

TORONTO — A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that free agent outfielder Jose Bautista is staying ...

January 17, 2017 9:23 PM


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White Sox fan honors Cubs

On a superficial level, what went down Monday at the White House was a standard-issue, by-the-script ceremony honoring another professional ...

January 17, 2017 1:02


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Obama celebrates World Series champion Chicago Cubs

President Barack Obama is celebrating the World Series champion Chicago Cubs before he leaves office.

January 16, 2017 2:00 PM


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Winter can't put Cubs' party on ice

CHICAGO – There’s no ivy in sight and the river running alongside the downtown hotel where thousands of Cubs fans gathered this ...

January 15, 2017 1:01


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World Series champion Cubs to visit White House on Monday

President Barack Obama will welcome the World Series champion Chicago Cubs at the White House on Monday, just five days before he leaves off ...

January 11, 2017 4:54 PM


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Cubs' World Series title voted top AP sports story of 2016

Everything changed for the Chicago Cubs on a rainy November night. A century-plus worth of heartache washed away by a wave of pure joy.

December 25, 2016 2:00 PM


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Family affair: Catcher Avila to return to Tigers

 DETROIT – Alex Avila got a present of sorts, indirectly from his father, and will host a celebration this weekend with his famil ...

December 25, 2016 1:01


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Dying Cubs fans hung on through Series win

CHICAGO – At the end, not much was getting through to Helen Weithman. The memories she collected over 98 years were slipping away. Whe ...

December 25, 2016 1:01


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Rise is MLB average salary lowest since 2004

NEW YORK — The rise in Major League Baseball's average salary slowed this year as more players got hurt and wound up on the di ...

December 23, 2016 5:11 PM


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Cubs add veteran reliever Uehara

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs made another addition to their bullpen following the departure of Aroldis Chapman, agreeing to a $6 million ...

December 15, 2016 1:01


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MLB labor deal ratified

 NEW YORK – Baseball owners and players have ratified the sport’s new five-year collective bargaining agreement, extending ...

December 15, 2016 1:01


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Source: Cubs agree to $6 million, 1-year deal with Uehara

CHICAGO — A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs and reliever Koji Uehara have agreed to a $6 million, one ...

December 14, 2016 3:48 PM


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'Healthy ritual' out in new MLB deal

NEW YORK – Huston Street believes in some of baseball’s oldest, tried-and-true traditions, and the reliever knows team building ...

December 14, 2016 1:01


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Former Major League pitcher becomes police officer

ELIZABETH, N.J. — A former Major League Baseball pitcher has hung up his jersey and become a police officer. Anthony Varvaro graduated ...

December 10, 2016 8:36


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Yankees position for present, future

OXON HILL, Md. – Boston’s Dave Dombrowski walked up to Brian Cashman outside the room where the winter meeting draft was about t ...

December 09, 2016 1:01