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  1. Darwin Barney's glove will avoid recycle bin

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- Darwin Barney's glove won't be headed for the trash pile following his rare error in the 10th inning Sunday during the Chicago Cubs' game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Barney, who is known for retiring gloves after fielding miscues, s...

    Blog | July 07, 2013
  2. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 4, Pirates 3

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs made it back-to-back victories over the team with the best record in baseball, winning 4-3 in 11 innings Sunday over the Pittsburgh Pirates. How it happened: Dioner Navarro hit a sacrifice fly to bring home the game-win...

    Blog | July 07, 2013
  3. Rested Alfonso Soriano on a roll

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- If he played in the NBA, Alfonso Soriano would be a jump shooter, capable of getting on a hot streak at a moment's notice. And if Sunday's 1:20 p.m. start against the Pittsburgh Pirates was a basketball game, the rest of Soriano's team ...

    Blog | July 07, 2013
  4. Zach Stewart returns to White Sox

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- Traded away last season but not forgotten, the Chicago White Sox reacquired pitcher Zach Stewart on Thursday by claiming him off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates. Stewart was traded to the Boston Red Sox last season along with Brent ...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  5. Rapid Reaction: Pirates 3, Cubs 0

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs were handcuffed in a 3-0 defeat to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday to as the four-game series ended at two victories each. HOW IT HAPPENED: After a 3-hour, 37-minute rain delay at the outset, the Pirates jumped on the...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  6. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 7, Pirates 4

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Cubs downed the Pirates 7-4 on Friday for their sixth victory in their last seven games, going back to last week's three-game set at Pittsburgh. HOW IT HAPPENED: Starlin Castro crushed a three-run home run in the sixth inning to giv...

    Blog | September 14, 2012
  7. Cubs to open 2013 season at Pittsburgh

    Doug Padilla

    The Chicago Cubs released a tentative 2013 schedule Wednesday, with the noticeable difference being the rearrangement of interleague matchups. The season will begin April 1 at Pittsburgh, with the home opener taking place April 8 against the Milwa...

    Blog | September 12, 2012
  8. Castro a part of another Cubs miscue

    Doug Padilla

    The Chicago Cubs can only hope that Starlin Castro gets the miscues out of his system before the start of a new season. A lapse on the base paths Tuesday might have cost the Cubs a chance at a victory. On Saturday at Pittsburgh his failure to reco...

    Blog | September 11, 2012
  9. Rotation key in 2013 for positive Cubs

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- The Chicago Cubs will leave Pittsburgh with their heads held high, feeling like it was their play and not the Pittsburgh Pirates' late-season fade that helped them to some rare road success. The Cubs were even competitive Sunday with...

    Blog | September 09, 2012
  10. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 4, Pirates 2

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- The Chicago Cubs' 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates Sunday gave them their first three-game sweep on the road since a four-game run in August of last season also at Pittsburgh. How it happened: Alfonso Soriano's two-run home ru...

    Blog | September 09, 2012
  11. Barney now holds NL fielding mark

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- Amid the rubble of a difficult season, Darwin Barney keeps offering something to watch. With another error-free game Saturday, Barney now has the National League record for consecutive errorless games by a second baseman at 124. He h...

    Blog | September 09, 2012
  12. Cubs' Jackson better, still not ready to play

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- Brett Jackson was much improved Sunday after his violent collision with the centerfield fence Friday night, but he still might not play for the remainder of the road trip. Jackson was lucky to suffer nothing more than a bruised right...

    Blog | September 09, 2012
  13. Cubs players getting into the NFL spirit

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- To mark the occasion of the first Sunday of NFL football, Chicago Cubs players will wear an NFL Football jersey of their choice on the flight from Pittsburgh to Houston on Sunday night. The themed flight is in the interest of bonding...

    Blog | September 09, 2012
  14. Samardzija proves himself as a starter

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- Just because Jeff Samardzija's season was being cut short, it didn't mean his final outing would be as well. Allowed to extend to the 120-pitch mark, Samardzija made it count with the first complete game of his career and the first o...

    Blog | September 08, 2012
  15. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 4, Pirates 3

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- The Chicago Cubs' 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates Saturday gave them back-to-back victories on the road for the first time since their last visit to Pittsburgh in late July. How it happened: He started on a shaky note, but Je...

    Blog | September 08, 2012
  16. Unique lineup sets Cubs offense in motion

    Doug Padilla

    PITTSBURGH -- When can last actually be first? In Tony Campana's case, he went into Saturday's game looking as if his assignment as the No. 9 hitter was going to be a compliment to the leadoff spot. He ended up actually leading off an inning twice...

    Blog | September 08, 2012