Published: Sun, 23 Oct 2016 03:51:56 GMT2016-10-23T03:51:56Z
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 03:51:56 GMT2016-10-23T03:51:56ZCHICAGO (AP) - Cursed by a Billy Goat, bedeviled by Bartman and crushed by decades of disappointment, the Chicago Cubs are at long last headed back to the World Series.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:16:03 GMT2016-10-22T19:16:03ZSorry, but I don't want the Cubs to win the World Series. That franchise's 108-year run of ineptitude - punctuated by Bartman, billy goats, and memorably bad baseball - is one of the sport's most compelling story lines. Sacrificing so much delicious history for the brief satisfaction of a Michigan Avenue parade seems an unworthy trade-off.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:41:15 GMT2016-10-21T18:41:15ZHAZLETON, Pa. - A sliding door inside Cusat's Café separates the restaurant from the bar, where smoking is allowed, pizza is "pitz" and a can of cold Yuengling is $1. The mayor, who had to give up ownership of the place once he took office, lives upstairs. He grew up there and lived in three other spots around the block before returning for good. "I moved four times," Jeff Cusat said, "and the view out my front window never changed."
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:55:06 GMT2016-10-21T14:55:06ZCLEVELAND (AP) - Actor Charlie Sheen, who played the bespectacled Ricky "Wild Thing" Vaughn in the movie "Major League," has offered to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before one of this year's World Series games.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:21:40 GMT2016-10-21T11:21:40ZLOS ANGELES (AP) - One win away. Two chances at home. Seven decades of waiting.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:13:32 GMT2016-10-20T14:13:32ZTORONTO (AP) - MVP: Most Versatile Pitcher.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:27:06 GMT2016-10-20T11:27:06ZLOS ANGELES (AP) - After striking out in his first two at-bats, Anthony Rizzo needed something to bust his slump. He found it in teammate Matt Szczur's bat.