The biggest trading deadline moves don’t always lead to championships — or even the playoffs — as veterans in the Cubs’ clubhouse know well.
After a few laughs about Sale’s jersey-cutting incident, the Cubs have to figure out how to beat him Thursday; plus notes on Heyward, Ozzie, Ricketts.
Anthony Ranaudo became the first White Sox pitcher since Mark Buehrle to hit a home run.
McGRATH: Beer, socializing and beer usually outrank heckling among Wrigley patrons, but Sale going all Carlos Zambrano is too easy a target.
A smattering of boos mixed with a chorus of cheers as the controversial Aroldis Chapman made his triple-digit debut for the Cubs in Wednesday’s ninth.
Jose Abreu says he’s not worried about his home run drought.
Chris Sale will have a rematch with Kris Bryant Thursday when the Cubs host the White Sox.