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Chicago Cubs News from Yahoo Sports Boston Red Sox Organist Josh Kantor on Accompanying MLB

Eighty-one years ago this week, MLB’s Chicago Cubs became the first team to employ an organ player after Ray Nelson worked the pipes for a crowd of 18,000 fans. The practice quickly caught on, reaching a new level of popularity when Nancy Faust brought her musical talents to the Windy City’s other team, the White…

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Chicago Cubs News from Yahoo Sports Baseball: Brewer wins marathon game over Lewiston

Apr. 30—LEWISTON — Brewer and Lewiston battled for 11 innings at Joseph Deschenes Field at Lewiston High School on Saturday. Brewer scored three runs in the second inning and Lewiston tied the game with one in the fourth and two in the fifth. Neither team scored again until, finally, Jed Gilpatrick drove in the go-ahead…

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Chicago Cubs News from Yahoo Sports Lauer fans 11, Brewers hit 3 HRs in 9-1 win over Cubs

Eric Lauer kept up his strikeout success, fanning 11 in seven innings as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 9-1 on Saturday night. Rowdy Tellez hit a two-run homer in the fifth, and Christian Yelich and Hunter Renfroe connected for consecutive home runs in the eighth. The Cubs are 2-9 in the last 11…

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Chicago Cubs News from Yahoo Sports The Brewers scored 20 runs the previous two days, but were shut out by Marcus Stroman and the Cubs on Sunday

Cubs pitcher Marcus Stroman carved up the Brewers offense over seven scoreless innings on Sunday afternoon to help the Cubs avoid a sweep. Read More from this story

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Chicago Cubs News from Yahoo Sports Marquee announces a multiyear TV partnership with the Chicago Sky, who also have some games on The U this season

Marquee Sports Network is expanding the scope of its coverage beyond the Chicago Cubs. The network announced a multiyear broadcast partnership with the Sky to provide live television broadcasts of 16 games. All non-nationally televised games also will be available to stream through Marquee Plus via the app for authenticated Marquee subscribers. Locally televised Sky…