Oakland Athletics (64-49, second in the AL West) vs. Chicago Cubs (61-51, first in the AL Central)
Chicago; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Brett Anderson (9-7, 4.04...
Milwaukee takes 3-game skid into matchup with Chicago
Milwaukee Brewers (57-55, third in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (59-51, first in the NL Central)
Chicago; Sunday, 2 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Brewers: Adrian Houser (4-4, 3.99...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have activated right-hander Kyle Hendricks from the injured list, clearing him to start against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Cubs put Hamels on injured list, designate Gonzalez
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cubs put left-hander Cole Hamels on the injured list Saturday, a day after he left a game with discomfort in his left side, and designated outfielder Carlos Gonzalez for...
Schebler’s club-record slam leads Reds over Padres 12-6
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds tied their club record for grand slams on July 1 and figured it wouldn't be long before someone got the next one. They waited more than two months before Scott Schebler hit No. 10.
Schebler hit the grand slam that set a Reds season record, and Phillip Ervin homered twice as Cincinnati pulled away to a rain-delayed 12-6 victory over the San Diego Padres early Saturday.
Bud Norris, Cardinals finalize $3 million, 1-year contract
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Pitcher Bud Norris and the St. Louis Cardinals finalized a $3 million, one-year contract on Wednesday as the team started spring training workouts.
The 32-year-old right-hander led the Los Angeles Angels with 19 saves in 23 chances last season. He went 2-6 with a 4.23 ERA in three starts and 57 relief appearances, striking out 74 in 62 innings.