Posts Tagged Chicago

Top prospect Kris Bryant joins Cubs for game vs Padres

Baseball fans take photos as Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant bats during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Chicago, Friday, April 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant absorbed the sights and smells and sounds of Wrigley Field. He cherished playing in front of 30,000 charged-up fans. He appreciated all the family members and friends who turned out for his big league debut.

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Myers and Middlebrooks homer, lead Padres past Bryant, Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — The fans at Wrigley Field hoped to see a home run or two. They did, only not from the hitter they came to watch.

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For Bulls, time to deliver on expectations as Bucks loom

Fans spill their drinks as Milwaukee Bucks' Michael Carter-Williams dives to save a ball from going out of bounds during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Milwaukee. The Celtics won 105-100. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

CHICAGO (AP) — With the return of Derrick Rose and the addition of Pau Gasol, the Chicago Bulls came into the season with soaring expectations.

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Joe Maddon ejected for 1st time as Chicago Cubs manager

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon, right, argues with home plate umpire Sam Holbrook during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Chicago, Friday, April 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Joe Maddon was ejected for the first time as the Chicago Cubs manager.

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US judge gets 1st chance to vet new NCAA head injury deal

CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S judge will soon get his first chance to scrutinize a reworked deal in a class-action, head-injury lawsuit against the NCAA.

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