Break'n News - World and US News, Headlines, business, politics and more
44.92 F
New York
April 10, 2020
Home » Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs

ESPN

The most hyped prospect ever for all 30 MLB teams

ESPN
Of course we love Major League Baseball prospects. Maybe it’s not fair that we pay so much attention and make silly comments like comparing a young player to Ken Griffey Jr. or saying this kid throws harder than Nolan Ryan, thus implying he might be the next Nolan Ryan. But......
ESPN

‘We’re all just trying to help each other’ — How video games are bringing MLB players and fans together

ESPN
ON THE LAST Monday night in March, Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Blake Snell ate a Fruit Roll-Up, performed an occasional karaoke number — including “Wonderwall” by Oasis and a mix of Drake tunes — and played MLB The Show 20 on PlayStation Network. “Bro,” Snell announced to the more......
ESPN

MLB, union focused on plan that could allow season to start as early as May in Arizona

ESPN
12:15 AM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” Major League Baseball and its players are increasingly focused on a plan that could allow them to start the season as early as May and has the......
ESPN

Chicago teams coordinate stay-at-home message

ESPN
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot strode onto the sun-drenched grass at Soldier Field on Monday to make an announcement that was difficult for any sports fan to misinterpret: “We are not playing.” “We’d rather be here in Soldier Field, or Wrigley, or Sox park or at the United Center or Wintrust......
ESPN

We’ll miss MLB’s London Series, which gave us the weirdest game of 2019

ESPN
9:00 AM ET Sam MillerESPN.com Close ESPN baseball columnist/feature writerFormer editor-in-chief of Baseball ProspectusCo-author of “The Only Rule Is It Has To Work” America’s second attempt at exporting its national pastime to England was called off this week. Regardless of when Major League Baseball begins play again, the 2020 season......
ESPN

The biggest one-hit wonders for every National League team

ESPN
One of the beautiful aspects about Major League Baseball: Great seasons can come from nowhere. The line between great and mediocre is smaller in baseball than other sports. A few extra strikes a game. A couple of extra swing-and-misses. A few more hits each month or a couple extra home......
ESPN

The best pitching performance ever for all 30 teams

ESPN
Editor’s note: The original version of this story ran on June 27, 2018. As part of ESPN’s Strikeout Saturday on March 28, 2020, David Schoenfield updated his evaluations, particularly of who’s most likely to beat each team’s best-ever pitching performance. On May 4, 2018 Gerrit Cole pitched one of the......
ESPN

The best behind-the-scenes MLB moments we ever saw

ESPN
This was supposed to be opening week, the time when MLB fans everywhere look forward to making a season’s worth of memories. Because we won’t have games to get excited about for a while, we thought it would be fun to take a walk down memory lane by reliving some......
ESPN

Today-would-have-been-Opening Day MLB Power Rankings

ESPN
Well, there are no flyovers, no cracks of the bat, no peanuts or Cracker Jack. But that doesn’t mean there can’t be Power Rankings. On what would have been Opening Day, we compile the votes of ESPN’s baseball reporters, writers and editors and unveil our rankings for all 30 teams,......
ESPN

Stars around globe lend support to medical world

ESPN
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James taped a message of support and gratitude for UCLA health care workers Wednesday, joining a trend of athletes finding ways to support medical staffers on the front lines of the coronavirus. Athletes from around the world, from Pete Alonso to Zlatan Ibrahimovic to Stephen......
Sports Illustrated - MMA

Best MLB games: 30 games every fan should re-watch

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Connor Grossman and Matt Martell Get your baseball fix by spending a few hours watching an all-time game from your favorite team. We didn’t specifically try to choose the best or most iconic or most memorable game, just a game......
ESPN

The best MLB games we ever saw — Twists and turns, heroes and zeros

ESPN
This was supposed to be Opening Week, the time when MLB fans everywhere look forward to making a season’s worth of memories. Since we won’t have games to get excited about for a while, we thought it’d be fun to take a walk down memory lane by reliving some of......
ESPN

The most meme-worthy moments ever for all 30 teams

ESPN
Apr 2, 2020 Sam MillerESPN.com Close ESPN baseball columnist/feature writerFormer editor-in-chief of Baseball ProspectusCo-author of “The Only Rule Is It Has To Work” A lot had to go right for the Astros’ trash can-banging scandal to become MLB’s most massive social media story in modern history. Most importantly, the Astros’......
ESPN

The best home runs we ever saw

ESPN
This was supposed to be Opening Week, the time when MLB fans everywhere look forward to making a season’s worth of memories. Since we won’t have games to get excited about for a while, we thought it’d be fun to take a walk down memory lane by reliving some of......
ESPN

Cubs’ Rachel Folden is swinging away at stigma that ‘women can’t coach baseball’

ESPN
8:00 AM ET Anna Katherine Clemmons Close Anna Katherine Clemmons is a contributing writer for ESPN The Magazine. Sitting in her general computing class at Marshall University, Rachel Folden clicked the “statistics” tab on the NCAA softball web page. As her professor explained how to build Excel spreadsheets, Folden, then......
ESPN

One player on all 30 MLB teams we should appreciate more when baseball resumes

ESPN
The next few months without any baseball are going to be rough for MLB fans, so let’s spend a little time appreciating the game we do love as we await its return, starting with these players we don’t talk about enough. Some are simply underrated, some are unappreciated veterans we......
Sports Illustrated - MMA

MLB coronavirus: How a shorter schedule affects World Series

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Tom Verducci As a 162-game baseball season grows dimmer by the day, a truncated season will introduce new elements toward deciding the next champion: tighter pennant races, more sleeper teams, huge schedule inequities and a World Series that could be......
ESPN

Our ultimate MLB sandlot baseball draft picks

ESPN
A group of MLB players led by Cincinnati Reds pitchers Trevor Bauer and David Carpenter are trying to organize a sandlot baseball game in Arizona to pass the time with spring training and the 2020 season on hold because of the coronavirus outbreak. So we decided to give them a......
Sports Illustrated - NCAA Football

MLB Preview 2020: Why Yankees will win World Series

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTcxMDQ0MDAxMTI0NzIxOTI1/mlbprev.jpg SI MLB Staff A new baseball season is nearly upon us. That means SI’s annual MLB Preview issue will hit newsstands—and your mailbox, if you subscribe here—shortly. We’ve got scouting reports on all 30 clubs, featuring terrific work from Joe Sheehan, Craig Goldstein, Emma Baccellieri and Matt Martell.  Each......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More