Ryan Dempster's nine-year run with the Chicago Cubs seems to be nearing an end.The 35-year-old pitcher will be a free agent by the end of the season, and with the addition of a wild card for each league, a player like him is a desirable commodity.
How can you raise your child without the trauma of picking sides in the Cubs-Sox rivalry? You may not believe it, but you can. Take it from this long-time sports reporter, who grew up loving both teams equally.
A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs and outfielder Reed Johnson are closing in on a one-year contract.The person, who spoke Wednesday on the condition of anonymity because the deal was not finalized, confirmed reports by several media outlets that Johnson will be signed pendin
The world of Chicago sports had its ups and downs over the weekend: The Cubs named Dale Sveum as the new manager, the Blackhawks lost twice and the Bears won their fifth-straight game with a victory against San Diego Chargers.