Matt Clement is the last Cubs pitcher to leave the mound with a playoff win. Jake Arrieta will try to change that Wednesday against the Pirates.
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bears signed defensive back Sherrod Martin and promoted offensive tackle Nick Becton to the active roster and waived punter Spencer Lanning and linebacker John Timu, according to a league source.
Joe Maddon has not revealed his roster or starting lineup, but an afternoon workout by the Cubs gave a good indication which way Maddon is leaning.
ESPN's Scott Powers and NHL.com correspondent Brian Hedger discuss the Chicago Blackhawks as they enter the 2015-16 season.Click to listen on desktop or on your mobile device.
ESPN's Scott Powers and NHL.com correspondent Brian Hedger discuss the Chicago Blackhawks as they begin the 2015-16 season.
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Michal Rozsival was placed on the long-term injured reserve on Tuesday.
Rozsival put on long-term Injured Reserve
Blackhawks defenseman Michal Rozsival was placed on long-term injured reserve Tuesday while he is still recovering from a fractured left ankle he suffered in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs last season. He'll remain on IR for at least 24 days or 10 games.
The Chicago Bears placed center Will Montgomery on injured reserve with a fractured fibula, the team announced Tuesday.
Cubs shortstop Addison Russell talks with ESPN Chicago's Jesse Rogers about the wild-card game and facing Pirates ace Gerrit Cole.
Victory against Oakland gives Bears a boost to No. 29 in ESPN Power Rankings.
Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer
The Chicago Bears officially placed center Will Montgomery on injured reserve with a fractured fibula.
Bears rise in power rankings
The Bears avoided their first 0-4 start since 2000 with a 22-20 win over the Raiders. See where Chicago landed in our rankings this week. Week 5 Power Rankings
Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly updated the status of injured players Tyler Luatua (concussion) and Quenton Nelson (high ankle sprain) at his Tuesday press conference, saying Luatua has been cleared for contact and Nelson will have a boot taken off Wednesday.
Jake Arrieta is fantasy pitching MVP
It may not be the Cy Young, but it's still something that recognizes just how good the Cubs right-hander was this season. Fantasy awards (Insider)
Northwestern and Michigan are among the nation's leaders in defense. Which has been playing better?
Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer
Kris Bryant just one of several rookies playing in their first postseason contest tomorrow. How are the nerves?
Fred Hoiberg made a house call to Derrick Rose to go over new sets as the Bulls star continues to recover from a fractured left orbital.
There were signs of trouble from the start on the South Side, where the White Sox failed to put it all together in a disappointing 76-win season.
Dan & Stu on the end of the Lions MNF loss to the Seahawks plus Matt Forte and Jeff Daniels. Also Stugotz has to make two apologies.
Time for the Cubs to end the curse?
Two of our 23 baseball analysts surveyed think so. Chicago is favored to win Wednesday's wild-card matchup against Pittsburgh, however, it loses a good amount of supporters in the NLDS. Playoff picks