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    Imrem: Time for Cutler to show he's grown up

    Is quarterback Jay Cutler finally ready to lead to Bears to a long playoff run this season?

    Sep 2, 2014 4:59 AM

    Jay Cutler isn't a kid anymore. If the Bears' want to fulfill their championship aspirations anytime soon, their quarterback will have to play like he's all grown up, Mike Imrem says. And why not? Cutler has the right head coach in Marc Trestman, a talented supporting cast and a franchise quarterback's contract.


    Soler’s Wrigley debut big hit for Cubs

    Cubs slugger Jorge Soler (68) celebrates with teammate Chris Valaika, right, after scoring on a Welington Castillo single during the second inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Chicago, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014.

    Sep 1, 2014 7:35 PM

    Monday was a day for youth to be served at Wrigley Field. The Cubs honored Chicago's national-champion Little League team before their 4-2 victory over the Brewers. During the game, rookie Jorge Soler continued piling up extra-base hits.


    Cubs treat Jackie Robinson West players like stars

    Members of the Jackie Robinson West Little League team, which won the national championship, were honored Monday at Wrigley Field as they posed with the Chicago Cubs.

    Sep 1, 2014 8:41 PM

    Last week, the Jackie Robinson West Little League team enjoyed a parade for winning a national championships. On Monday, Cubs player after Cubs player paraded past the JRW players during a special day at Wrigley Field to honor the Chicago sensations.


    Sox’ grand plan: Dump now, contend later

    White Sox starter Chris Sale likes how the team is going about trying to be a contender in the near future.

    Sep 1, 2014 8:44 PM

    As the August trades of Gordon Beckham, Alejandro De Aza and Adam Dunn indicate, the White Sox continue shedding players that are not in their future plans as they continue reshaping the roster.


    Big chance for Bears’ defense to prove itself

    Bears cornerback Tim Jennings knows it’s time for the defense to come together and show that last year’s troubles are a thing of the past.

    Sep 1, 2014 8:46 PM

    The Bears' new-and-improved defense has yet to make an appearance in 2014, but Sunday's regular-season opener against the Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field would be a great time for a successful debut.


    Rozner: If Schwarber catches on, Cubs have big options

    If Kyle Schwarber stays behind the plate, it will open all sorts of lineup possibilities for the Cubs for years to come.

    Sep 1, 2014 8:00 AM

    Cubs boss Theo Epstein is starting to see spots occupied on the puzzle board and he drools at the possibility of putting Kyle Schwarber’s bat behind the plate.

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