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Cubs have some options for wild-card lineup

Chris Coghlan has done enough to earn a spot in the starting lineup, a move that would strengthen the Chicago Cubs defensively at two positions.

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Bryant poised for postseason impact

The frontrunner for NL Rookie of the Year, Kris Bryant will look to carry over his regular-season success into the playoffs for the Cubs. What other rookies are worth watching this postseason? Photo gallery

Wildcats keep rising in Power Rankings

Northwestern improved to 5-0 with another convincing win. The Wildcats rise four spots in our rankings. Where are they slotted now? Power Rankings

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Pirates hold on to home field

Chicago did what it could to make things interesting by winning eight straight, but Pittsburgh's win on Sunday means the Bucs will host the Cubs in the NL wild-card game. The pitching matchup indicates a low-scoring affair. Sunday's Top 5


Kris Bryant has top selling MLB jersey

Nope, not Mike Trout, Bryce Harper or Clayton Kershaw. The Cubs rookie 3B had the best selling jersey in MLB during the regular season. Giants' Madison Bumgarner and Buster Posey were No. 2 and 3 with Kershaw, Trout and Harper following.

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Celebrating with D-Rose's Soaring Slams

In honor of the Bulls point guard's 27th birthday on Sunday, take a look back at some of the most eye-popping dunks of his career.

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2015 MLB postseason

Keep track of every MLB playoff game and series, from the wild-card round through the World Series.

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Rapid Reaction: Cubs 3, Brewers 1

The Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday afternoon, 3-1, to complete the regular season. Here's a quick look at the year.

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