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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]

06/20/2014

Luis Valbuena #24 of the Chicago Cubs makes a catch as Chris Young #1 of the New York Mets avoids a collision at Wrigley Field on June 5, 2014 in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Take Broom To Mets With 7-4 Win

Anthony Rizzo hit a tiebreaking homer, Travis Wood went deep and drove in three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 7-4 Thursday night to complete the three-game sweep.

06/06/2014

Mets manager Terry Collins (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Where Are The Clutch Hits? Mets Fall To 8-18 In 1-Run Games

For the second straight game, the Mets took an early lead and looked to be in control. For the second straight night, their inability capitalize on opportunities cost them in a one-run game.

06/05/2014

Second baseman Emilio Bonifacio #64 of the Chicago Cubs throws to first base to complete a double play over Matt den Dekker #6 of the New York Mets on a ground ball off the bat of Daniel Murphy during the second inning at Wrigley Field June 4, 2014 in Chicago.    (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Mets Lose To Cubs 5-4 In Ugly, Mistake-Filled Game

Starlin Castro went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs outlasted the New York Mets 5-4 Wednesday night in a mistake-filled game that featured a combined 13 pitchers.

06/05/2014

New York Mets v Chicago Cubs

Cubs Win 2-1, Cut Short Mets’ Winning Streak

Nate Schierholtz hit a two-out game-ending RBI single, after Chris Coghlan homered to tie it in the eighth, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 2-1 on Tuesday night.

06/04/2014

The Yankees’ Derek Jeter, left, forces out the Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo during the seventh inning on May 21, 2014, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Yankees Escape Wrigley With Split, Outlast Cubs In 13 Innings

Brendan Ryan scored on a wild pitch before John Ryan Murphy capped a two-run 13th inning with an RBI single, and the New York Yankees beat the Cubs 4-2 Wednesday.

05/22/2014

Starlin Castro of the Chicago Cubs presents Derek Jeter with a No. 2 from the scoreboard at Wrigley Field on May 20, 2014. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Jumpy Jeter Honored, Then Scared By Lightning At Wrigley

“I like Chicago,” Derek Jeter said Tuesday. And he surely liked his gift from the Wrigley Field scoreboard. But it didn’t look like he enjoyed the weather.

05/21/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Tanaka Looking To Stay Perfect As Yankees Open Series At Wrigley

The Chicago Cubs saw firsthand last month why they couldn’t afford Masahiro Tanaka. Things don’t expect to be any easier for them Tuesday night.

05/20/2014

Alfonso Soriano #12 of the New York Yankees celebrates his run with teammate Kelly Johnson #33 in the fifth inning against the Chicago Cubs during game two of a doubleheader on April 16, 2014 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.The New York Yankees and the Chicago Cubs are wearing the #42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Win Second Game 2-0, Sweep Cubs In Doubleheader

The New York Yankees beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 on a bitterly cold Wednesday night to complete its first doubleheader shutout sweep since 1987.

04/17/2014

New York City police officers seek shelter as the rain falls during a rain delay at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees-Cubs Postponed; Day-Night Doubleheader Set For Wednesday

The interleague game between the New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs has been postponed because of bad weather. The teams will make up the game Wednesday as part of a day-night doubleheader.

04/15/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Imagine Dragons on LeBron James, First Pitches and A Chicago Cubs World Series

The Las Vegas rockers offer up a potential song to a star NBA player and discuss how they narrowly averted disaster at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.

03/21/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 9: Junior Lake #21 of the Chicago Cubs hits an RBI single against the St. Louis Cardinals in the seventh inning at Busch Stadium on August 9, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.

Cubs Hope Junior Lake Bridges Gap To Major Youth Movement

The Cubs lost 96 games last season. Young outfielder Junior Lake looks to be part of the turnaround.

03/20/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Are Among Final Five Teams In Tanaka Race

According to a report on NikkanSports.com, the Yankees are one of five finalists in the running to sign Masahiro Tanaka.

01/20/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Cubs Trying To Sell Japanese Star Masahiro Tanaka On Hope

The Cubs are trying to sell Masahiro Tanaka on hope, that he could be part of the turnaround if their prospects pan out, and they’re selling the same thing to their fans.

01/19/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Out To Spoil The Tanaka Party, Make Late Push

There’s been a new development in the pursuit of Masahiro Tanaka. The Japanese right-hander has at least three legitimate suitors, with a fourth apparently entering the fray on Thursday.

01/16/2014

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