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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Joe Maddon told the Cubs flagship radio station Jason Heyward would return tonight after missing most of the last four games with a contusion on his right side after making a diving catch against San Francisco on Friday. Heyward did not look limited during batting practice on Monday.

Baines to rep White Sox at draft

Former White Sox DH/OF Harold Baines will represent the team at this year's MLB draft. Baines spent 14 of his 22 years in the majors with Chicago and was named to four AL All-Star teams in his time with the Sox.

Lilly to rep Cubs at draft

Former Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly will represent the team at this year's MLB draft. Lilly spent four years with the Cubs from 2007-10 and was named to the NL All-Star team in '09.

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Olney: How Fowler became a switch-hitter

In his Tuesday column, Buster Olney details how messing around in the batting cages one day in 2005 led Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler to take up switch-hitting. Olney's blog (Insider)

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Is Jeremy Langford ready to replace Matt Forte?

The Bears will have a new lead running back, but fans should temper expectations for Jeremy Langford, who started just two games last season.

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The science behind Heyward's catch into the wall (2:04)
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Video: Joe Maddon is ok with how his team is playing despite (1:02)
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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Video: Joe Maddon is ok with how his team is playing despite a losing record lately. The Cubs lost 4-3 to the Cardinals on Monday after leading 3-1 late in the game.

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Davis' two-run home run puts the Indians up for good (0:22)
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Mark Saxon ESPN Staff Writer 

Randal Grichuk talks about his first career walk-off home run, in a pretty big game, too, to keep the Cardinals in the hunt:

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Video: John Lackey laments one pitch he threw on Monday night. The result was a game tying home run by pinch hitter Matt Adams. The Cubs would go on to lose 4-3 to the Cardinals.

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Cardinals stun Cubs with Grichuk walk-off HR (1:18)