CHICAGO Teams

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Walker opens up scoring with solo shot (0:29)

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Dexter Fowler has a sore right heel so he's getting the day off, per Joe Maddon. Nothing serious.

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Flores makes diving grab to start double play (0:18)
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White Sox plummet to No. 13 in rankings

The South Siders went south by seven notches according to ESPN's expert panel. Now third in the AL Central, Chicago not only has lost six straight but dropped some of them in excruciating fashion. Week 8 Rankings

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

A glorious Memorial Day in Chicago.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Ben Zobrist will lead off for the Cubs on Monday against the Dodgers as Dexter Fowler gets a rest. Zobrist has a 15 game hitting streak and is sporting a .351 average. He's easily in consideration for Cubs MVP through the first two months of the season.

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Irish-Horns may be closer than you think

Despite Notre Dame embarrassing Texas 38-3 in last season's opener, ESPN's FPI expects the rematch in Austin to be one of the closest games of the 2016 opening weekend. Top Week 1 matchups (Insider)

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Cubs fan misses out on foul ball, loses hat (0:35)
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Who's more deserving of NL MVP: Kershaw or Arrieta? (1:34)
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Cubs rule the Week 8 Power Rankings (1:38)
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White Sox, Mets face off on Memorial Day (3:07)
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Jackson's impressive catch, throw set up double play (0:39)
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Royals rally, spoiling Sale's strong performance (1:19)
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Zobrist busts game open with three-run homer (0:26)