CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester outpitched Gerrit Cole with seven gutsy innings, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Saturday for their sixth straight win.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have recalled right-handed reliever Brian Schlitter from Triple-A Iowa and optioned outfielder Matt Szczur to their top farm club.
CHICAGO (AP) — When Blackhawks defenseman Kimmo Timonen made his NHL debut in 1998, Ducks defenseman Hampus Lindholm was 4 years old. Rangers forward Martin St. Louis had played in 1,154 games when forward Jonathan Drouin logged his first appearance with the Lightning in October.
CHICAGO (AP) — Pittsburgh manager Clint Hurdle’s strategy to prolong an extra-inning game and give the Pirates another chance to pull out a dramatic comeback almost worked perfectly — twice