Chicago Cubs

Musgrove and Baez
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The Fan Morning Show
May 31, 2018 - 11:43 am
Joe Musgrove's calculated postgame comments lets us know that he had his (very new) teammate's back.
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Chris Mack
May 31, 2018 - 12:52 am
It’s hard to stand much taller than 6 feet 5 inches, but on Wednesday night at PNC Park, Joe Musgrove did just that. For a team that needed not just a win to cleanse their psyche of a disappointing homestand, but to prove to the Chicago Cubs, the rest of Major League Baseball, and perhaps most...
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May 30, 2018 - 11:05 pm
By JOHN PERROTTO, AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Musgrove pitched seven strong innings and his hard slide led to both teams emptying their benches in another tense moment in the series between NL Central rivals, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on...
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Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo (44) slides into the leg of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz (32) causing a throwing error which allowed two runs to score during the eighth inning
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Joe Kapp
May 30, 2018 - 1:14 pm
Sean Casey tells Cook and Poni that Rizzo is not a dirty player and this was not a dirty play
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DO NOT USE
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May 30, 2018 - 9:13 am
Anthony Rizzo has no intention of easing up at home plate, even after Major League Baseball said he should have been called out for interference when he took out Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz and sparked a debate about what is — and what isn't — a legal slide.
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Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo (44) slides into the leg of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz (32) causing a throwing error which allowed two runs to score during the eighth inning
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Eric Hagman
May 29, 2018 - 4:34 pm
Major League Baseball has informed the Pirates and Cubs that the call on the field and the video review were both wrong.
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Anthony Rizzo's Controversial Slide
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Kraig Riley
May 29, 2018 - 4:33 pm
Callers To The Starkey And Mueller Show Are Livid Over Anthony Rizzo's Slide
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First base umpire Mark Carlson (6) and home plate umpire Bill Welke (middle) listen to Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle (13) after Hurdle is ejected during the eighth inning
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Joe Kapp
May 29, 2018 - 3:06 pm
Bob Walk tells Cook and Poni the time to do something was when it happened...It's too late now.
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Chris Mack
May 29, 2018 - 12:10 pm
For the first two months of the regular season, we’ve heard time and again that the 2018 Pittsburgh Pirates were benefitting from a better clubhouse atmosphere, more cohesion amongst teammates, and a more positive direction than the last two campaigns. If these guys believe in each other though, it...
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Colin Dunlap
May 29, 2018 - 11:48 am
Richard Rodriguez didn't handle business. Now it becomes Nick Kingham's business. Business that never should have fallen onto the plate of Kingham because, well, Rodriguez should have handled it. Of course I'm talking about what should have been done in the aftermath of Cubs first baseman (and...
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