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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:31:39 EDTJake Arrieta took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and Kyle Schwarber had a pair of RBIs as the Cubs handed the Indians a 5-1 loss at Progressive Field on Wednesday night to even the World Series at a game apiece. The Series now heads to Wrigley Field for Game 3 on Friday night, the first World Series game at the Friendly Confines since 1945. With the win, the Cubs are guaranteed to host their full allotment of three games.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:12:46 EDTJake Arrieta, author of two regular-season no-hitters including one in April of this year, didn't allow a hit in Game 2 of the World Series until Jason Kipnis hustled for a double with one out in the sixth inning Wednesday.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:12:37 EDTAfter being shut out in Game 1 of the World Series, the Cubs' duo of Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo struck first against the Indians in Game 2 on Wednesday at Progressive Field. Chicago won the game, 5-1, to even the best-of-seven Fall Classic.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:12:00 EDTAs the Cubs and Indians attempt to make history, load up on official World Series gear from MLBShop.com.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:48:14 EDTIn a move that will come as no surprise to the Mets, Yoenis Cespedes plans to opt out of his contract after the World Series, according to MLB Network's Jon Heyman.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:46:00 EDTEach FOX broadcast of the World Series between the Cubs and Indians will be streamed live to eligible subscribers for only $9.99 with the MLB.TV Postseason package.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:21:08 EDTCubs' and Indians' Twitter accounts bicker over rain
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:07:40 EDTDavid Ortiz and Kris Bryant, two superstar sluggers who jointly symbolize the transfer of power in Major League Baseball, were named the recipients of the 2016 Hank Aaron Awards on Wednesday as the most outstanding offensive performer in his respective league.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:20:03 EDTIndians right-hander Corey Kluber will start Saturday's Game 4 of the World Series on short rest, manager Terry Francona said Wednesday.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:18:25 EDTPhoto: Scherzer's wife throws away his no-no jersey
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:15:49 EDTCarlos Baerga, a member of the Cleveland Indians Hall of Fame and the Tribe's 1995 American League championship team, threw out the first pitch prior to Game 2 of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field on a rainy Wednesday night in Cleveland.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDTThere were 2,427 Major League Baseball games streamed live on MLB.TV in the 2016 regular season, resulting in memorable performances not just by players but also by announcers who had to live up to the moments. Five of those broadcasts produced a candidate truly worthy of your consideration in the category of Best Call, TV/Radio.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:09:44 EDTDavid Ortiz hasn't gotten his mind around all of it just yet. That will take some time as he begins this next chapter of his remarkable life.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:12:17 EDTThe Cubs claimed Game 2 of the 112th World Series, 5-1, on Wednesday night, knotting the series at 1-1 with the Indians as both clubs continue their pursuit of an elusive championship.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:22:51 EDTThe Padres have parted ways with first-base coach Tarrik Brock and infielders coach Eddie Rodriguez, while the rest of the staff will remain in place for the 2017 season.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:06:38 EDTThe stars of the Arizona Fall League will align in a clear desert sky on Thursday night, and the diamond figures to be full of future Major Leaguers.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:35:00 EDTBauer gifted drone by 'thoughtful' Cubs fans
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:43:44 EDTA pair of Rangers prospect starred for Surprise in its 6-1 victory against Scottsdale. The Saguaros never trailed, scoring five runs in the first two innings, as Jose Trevino nearly hit for the cycle and Brett Martin delivered a strong start.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:37:45 EDTThe Padres trimmed their active roster to 38 players on Wednesday, as infielder Jemile Weeks and right-handers Jake Smith and Jose Dominguez were outrighted to Triple-A El Paso.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 04:47:50 EDTCheck out MLBPipeline.com's updated Top 100 list for the 2016 season, including breakdowns by team and position.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:33:47 EDTWillson Contreras doubled with one out in the ninth inning on Tuesday in Game 1 of the World Series, and after making contact, he watched the ball's flight and then flipped his bat. It wasn't a good response, considering the Cubs were trailing by six runs at that point.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:01:32 EDTThe Astros have voided a deal with Cuban pitching prospect Cionel Perez, a source told MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez Wednesday. Perez was set to be introduced to the media in Houston last week before the deal was voided due to an issue related to his physical.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:15:10 EDTThere is a statue of Rod Carew on a street corner on the southwest side of Target Field in Minneapolis. Every time Jason Kipnis walks by the bronzed likeness of the Twins great, with his bat frozen in time and parallel to the ground, the Indians second baseman has the same thought.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:12:48 EDTHere are the start times for the 2016 World Series between the Cubs and Indians.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:01:38 EDTTeddy Roosevelt showed up at World Series Game 2
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:36:27 EDTWhile the Tigers look to pare down their payroll this offseason, their analytics department is quietly growing -- and growing up.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:35:02 EDTOn Wednesday morning, former Indians players Carlos Baerga and Len Barker gazed in wonderment and offered encouragement as children in wheelchairs clutched their video-game consoles eagerly and vied for points on a brand-new Starlight Fun Center mobile entertainment unit, which Major League Baseball and the Indians donated to Cleveland Clinic Children's to help with kids' rehab therapy.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:16:55 EDTCouple aligns life milestones with Cubs' season
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:45:59 EDTAlex Verdugo is feeling the effects of the long season, but pushing through the fatigue in order to get the most from his AFL experience.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:12:15 EDTRangers right-handed pitchers Shawn Tolleson and Lucas Harrell cleared waivers and have been assigned to Triple-A Round Rock, the club announced Wednesday.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:37:37 EDTThe rigorous cancer treatments and dim hospital lighting were replaced by smiles, laughter and hope on a bright Wednesday afternoon at Minute Maid Park. And perhaps no one was smiling more than Hall of Fame second baseman Craig Biggio, whose annual Sunshine Kids party provided kids with cancer a chance to play baseball with a legend and leave their troubles behind.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:32:46 EDTRoyals right-hander Kyle Zimmer, the organization's No. 5 prospect according to MLB Pipeline, recently completed a four-week throwing program as protocol following thoracic outlet syndrome surgery last summer.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:30:40 EDTCubs In Five: 1995 song gives Cubs hope
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDTThe Phillies took a small step forward in 2016, winning eight more games than they did last year. The organization expects the future to be better because of a strong farm system and the potential of players already on the big league roster.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:07:27 EDTThe Sporting News unveiled its 2016 National League All-Star team on Wednesday.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDTThe Rangers have a four-month wait until pitchers and catchers report for Spring Training and their players have scattered around the globe to get away from baseball.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:17:14 EDTLeBron and D-Wade make World Series bet official
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:30:33 EDTLindor, Baez joke around at second base
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:50:51 EDTIndians catcher Roberto Perez stole strikes from a star-powered Cubs lineup, and then he downright stole the show with two home runs, something he had never done as a professional.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:25:14 EDTKyle Schwarber estimated that he saw about 1,300 pitches from the pitching machine while working out in Arizona. He set it to the nastiest setting available, to try and retrain his eyes to seeing Major League pitching. Of course, there is no setting that can replicate the two-seamer of Corey Kluber or the dominant slider from Andrew Miller.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:44:28 EDTCorey Kluber didn't dominate Game 1 of the World Series only by missing bats, he did so by forcing Anthony Rizzo into doing the exact thing the Cubs' slugger didn't want to do: pop out, three times. Not only that, Kluber made him do it on nearly the same pitch each time.