The Cubs are rising to the top of the National League, as they enter play Tuesday with the third-best record in the National League and a season-high eight games over .500.
With the Cubs now a true contender and the Cardinals and Pirates still among the top teams in the league, the NL Central has suddenly become the best division in baseball...even with the Reds and
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- He may be gone for three games but Robin Ventura is still deeply involved in running the White Sox, interim manager Mark Parent said Friday.
Last week saw baseball's first big trade of the summer, with Arizona unloading Mark Trumbo to Seattle as the Mariners try to inject some life into a lagging offense.
June is upon us now, representing another "checkpoint" in the season.