Chicago Cubs

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 28:  Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with the fans a win over the Minnesota Twins and a Central Division Championship at Comerica Park on September 28, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 3-0.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

AP Source: Cubs Reach Minor League Deal With LHP Phil Coke

The Chicago Cubs agreed to a minor league deal with Phil Coke on Thursday, adding the veteran reliever to the competition for a lefty specialist in their bullpen.

97.1 The Ticket–03/05/2015

CHICAGO, IL - JANUARY 30: A soldier guards the remains of Ernie Banks during his visitation at the Fourth Presbyterian Church on January 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. Banks, who was known as Mr. Cub, played with the Chicago Cubs from 1953 through 1971, joining the team after a short stint with the Negro League. Banks, considered by many to be one of the sport's greatest players, was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1977. He died on January 23rd of a heart attack, eight days before his 84th birthday. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ernie Banks’ Sons Fight Father’s Caretaker Over Will

A dispute between the family of Ernie Banks and the woman who cared for him during his final years intensified Monday with his twin sons asserting that the caretaker coerced the Chicago Cubs baseball great into signing a new will giving her all his assets.

97.1 The Ticket–02/17/2015

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 15: Pitcher Jon Lester (C) puts on a Cubs hat during an introduction press conference as Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein (R) and general manager Jed Hoyer looks on on December 15, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Lester Hopes To End Cubs’ Century-Plus Drought

Jon Lester insisted there’s no reason the Chicago Cubs can’t contend next year and even capture their first World Series title since 1908, around the time the Model T was rolling off the assembly line.

97.1 The Ticket–12/16/2014

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 03: The Chicago Cubs new manager Joe Maddon (C) answers questions as Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein (R) and general manager Jed Hoyer look on during a press conference at Wrigley Field on November 3, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Epstein: Cubs ‘Welcome’ MLB’s Maddon Investigation

Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein says the team is totally fine with Major League Baseball checking into whether there was anything improper about the way it hired new manager Joe Maddon.

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 5: Alfonso Soriano #12 of the New York Yankees misses a catch of the ball hit by Brian Dozier #2 of the Minnesota Twins during the eighth inning of the game on July 5, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Yankees 2-1 in eleven innings. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Alfonso Soriano Says He Is Retiring

Seven-time All-Star Alfonso Soriano says he is retiring from the major leagues after a season in which he was released by the New York Yankees on July.

97.1 The Ticket–11/05/2014

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 03: The Chicago Cubs new manager Joe Maddon (C) answers questions as Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein (R) and general manager Jed Hoyer look on during a press conference at Wrigley Field on November 3, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Offers Everyone A Shot At Introductory Press Conference [VIDEO]

He went on to say “that’s a shot and a beer, that’s the Hazelton way.”

97.1 The Ticket–11/03/2014

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Fan Catches Home Run Ball And Loses His Wedding Ring [VIDEO]

A good friend of mine told this joke to me a few years ago and I’ll never forget it.

97.1 The Ticket–09/17/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 28: Felix Doubront #22 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after giving up multiple runs in the sixth inning before being pulled against the Toronto Blue Jays during the game at Fenway Park on July 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Cubs Acquire Struggling LHP Doubront From Red Sox

Theo Epstein was the first person to take a chance on Felix Doubront.

07/31/2014

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

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