MLB

All posts about Major League Baseball by the Chicago Journal.
Sep
23
White Sox clinch AL Central with victory over Indians

White Sox clinch AL Central with victory over Indians

The White Sox, a wild-card team last year, are going to the postseason in consecutive years for the first time in franchise history.
4 min read
Sep
19
Wisdom sets Cubs rookie record with 27th HR, beat Brewers

Wisdom sets Cubs rookie record with 27th HR, beat Brewers

Wisdom breaks the franchise rookie record formerly held by Kris Bryant, who homered 26 times in 2015.
4 min read
Sep
08
White Sox beat A's 6-3; Oakland drops fourth straight game

White Sox beat A's 6-3; Oakland drops fourth straight game

Eloy Jiménez left the game with a bruised right knee after sliding into home in the fifth. He is day to day.
4 min read
Sep
04
Schwindel, Cubs rally in 9th, top Pirates, 5th win in row

Schwindel, Cubs rally in 9th, top Pirates, 5th win in row

"I'm just showing up every day,” Schwindel said. “I'm playing first base for the Chicago Cubs and you can't beat it.”
4 min read
Aug
25
Abreu Hits 3-run HR, Cease Fans 7, White Sox Beat Jays 5-2

Abreu Hits 3-run HR, Cease Fans 7, White Sox Beat Jays 5-2

Cease has 177 strikeouts, third-most in the AL.
3 min read
Aug
24
Cubs Top Rockies to End 13-Game Wrigley Field Losing Streak

Cubs Top Rockies to End 13-Game Wrigley Field Losing Streak

"I don't think I've smiled after a game in a while," said Cubs manager David Ross, whose team is 5-18 since the trade deadline. "It was nice."
2 min read
Aug
13
Opinion: The Field of Dreams Game is the Best Thing MLB has Done in Years

Opinion: The Field of Dreams Game is the Best Thing MLB has Done in Years

And they could keep doing it, forever...as long as they do it right.
10 min read
Jul
30
Opinion: At the End of an Era

Opinion: At the End of an Era

It's been a tough year and, for some Chicago sports fans, it just got a lot worse.
6 min read
Jun
09
Opinion: Baseball Needs More of 'El Mago'

Opinion: Baseball Needs More of 'El Mago'

Javy Baez is playing a game while everyone else is playing a business.
7 min read