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Cody Parkey and Failure

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With less than a minute to go in a playoff game, Cody Parkey trotted out to attempt a game-winning field goal for the Chicago Bears. He made the first kick, which did not count because he was iced. The second was tipped, and then it hit the upright. The result of that kick is that the Bears lost the game. …

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Series Preview: Milwaukee Brewers (15-9) @ Chicago Cubs (11-10)

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Team Leaders Now that I’m lazy and copying the earlier Series Preview, I'll use the teams' 2017 numbers here instead. Cubs OBP: Kris Bryant (.409) ISO: Ian Happ (.261) HR: Anthony Rizzo (32) R+RBI: Rizzo (208) wRC+: Bryant (146) BSR: Bryant (4.8) Defense: Willson Contereras (12.8) SP K/9: Jose Quintana (10.46) SP BB/9: Quintana (2.24) SP FIP: Quintana (3.25) RP FIP: Carl Edwards Jr (12.75) RP BB/9: Brandon Morrow (1.85) RP FIP: Morrow …

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Cubs Gameday: Braves (8-5) @ Cubs (6-7) (4/14/2018)

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Time: 1:20 CST TV: NBC Sports Chicago Radio: 670 the Score Cubs Happ LF Almora Jr. CF Bryant 3B Contreras C Zobrist 1B Baez 2B Russell SS Heyward RF Jose Quintana SP Barves Albies 2B Swanson SS Freeman 1B Suzuki C Markakis RF Adams LF Culberson 3B Bourjos CF Sean Newcomb SP Peter Bourjos didn't make the team out of …

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Cubs Gameday: Barves (7-5) @ Cubs (6-6) (4/13/2018)

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Time: 1:20 PM CST TV: NBC Sports Chicago Radio: 670 the Score Cubs Happ CF La Stella 3B Bryant 1B Contreras C Schwarber LF Russell SS Baez 2B Heyward RF Yu Darvish SP Barves Inciarte CF Albies 2B Freeman 1B Markakis RF Suzuki C Tucker LF Swanson SS Flaherty 3B Anibal Sanchez SP Note: originally Albert Almora Jr. was going …