Lion cubs: England name youthful World Cup squad

ENGLAND omitted Joe Hart and Jack Wilshere from its World Cup squad on Wednesday and called up Trent Alexander-Arnold to cap a remarkable breakthrough season for the 19-year-old right back. England coach Gareth Southgate stuck to his principles and selected a young, energetic and flexible group of 23 players who can fit a variety of […]

Cubs reset 108-year clock as Dodgers stroll into World Series

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Justin Turner hits humongous walk-off home run to give Dodgers a 2-0 lead over the Cubs

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images On the 29th anniversary of Kirk Gibson’s historic walk-off home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series, Justin Turner became the second Los Angeles Dodgers player ever to hit a walk-off home run in the postseason. Turner continued his torrid pace in the playoffs with a 3-run, game-winning home run […]

Cubs vs Dodgers LIVE stream: How to watch NLCS Game 1 online and on tv

This is a rematch of last year’s NLCS, which the Cubs needed six games to progress before going on to win the World Series. But Los Angeles hold the upper hand in this year’s encounter as they hold home field advantage after finishing the season with 104 wins – better than any other side in […]

Cubs edge Nationals in Game 5 thriller to continue repeat quest

The Chicago Cubs win whenever they need to, with whatever it takes, even a seven-out save by Wade Davis to preserve a shrinking lead and a “Did that really happen?” four-run inning against Washington’s Max Scherzer in a thriller of a Game 5. That wild, bat-around fifth inning Thursday night for Chicago included Addison Russell’s […]

Newly-hired Indian zookeeper mauled to death by white tiger cubs he tried to feed

Published time: 8 Oct, 2017 23:13 A staff member at the Bannerghatta Biological Park in Bangalore, India, has been attacked by two tiger cubs, who jumped on him and bit his neck after he apparently disturbed the animals’ rest. The cubs then prevented other staff from retrieving the body. Read more The 40-year-old keeper, named […]

Nationals complete comeback to even NLDS with Cubs

Things were looking bleak for the Washington Nationals and their dormant offense until Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman took over. Harper hit a tying two-run homer in the eighth inning and Zimmerman tacked on a three-run shot moments later to lift the Washington Nationals to a 6-3 comeback victory over the defending World Series champion […]

Watch Chris Christie confront a Cubs fan at a Milwaukee Brewers game

Twitter/Ben Hutchinson Another ballpark brouhaha for Chris Christie. Carrying a basket of nachos, the New Jersey governor was caught on video confronting a Chicago Cubs fan during Sunday’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers. The video circulating on Twitter showed Christie leaning over to nearly get in the man’s face at Miller Park, holding the order of nachos […]

The Cubs are suddenly on fire and they are rumored to be close to fixing their biggest weakness

Charles Rex Arbogast/AP The Chicago Cubs have come out of nowhere to play like the best team in baseball, and it looks like they’re only going to get better. Surging since the All-Star break, the Cubs have won six consecutive games through Thursday before a loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday, and sit just one […]

LOL: Bill Murray Drunkenly Accepts ‘Best Moment’ at the ESPYs for the Chicago Cubs

Yes, this is still a film blog. No, we’re not drunk. But when Bill Murray and Nick Offerman get together to continue celebrating the World Series victory that the Chicago Cubs earned back in the fall of 2016 after 108 years of waiting for the title, how can we ignore it? Both the Ghostbusters star […]