Joe Torre


MILWAUKEE – As expected, Cubs manager Joe Maddon heard from Major League Baseball about his we’re-not-gonna-take-it message for umpires everywhere.


Mr. Cub is gone, leaving this franchise and this city without one of its greatest ambassadors.


Mr. Cub’s smiling face – the image that became a billboard for this franchise and this city – lit up the photo in the middle of the altar.


From Comcast SportsNetNEW YORK (AP) -- Free agent slugger Hideki Matsui retired Thursday from professional baseball, saying he is no longer able to perform at the level that made him a star in two