CHICAGO Teams

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Cubs with a near reg season type lineup as former manager Rick Renteria returns to face them as skipper of the White Sox.

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College football future QB power rankings

It's nearly impossible to win a national championship with questions at quarterback. Which programs have the best QB situation for the immediate future? The answer might surprise you.

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Toews, Kane score in Blackhawks' win (0:35)

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Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith became the 3rd defenseman in franchise history to reach 500 points, joining Doug Wilson and Bob Murray).

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Jonathan Toews' goal was the 267th of his career, moving him into a tie with Jeremy Roenick for 8th-most goals in Blackhawks history.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cubs and Indians played to a 1-1 tie on Sunday as there was no tenth inning this time around. Jason Heyward was 0-2 with 2 strikeouts and a walk after going 0-3 on Saturday. Before the game Joe Maddon said his swing looked "free-er" but it will take time to see results. The Cubs are 1-2 so far in the Cactus League.

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White Sox's Problem Projection: Wins

The White Sox's biggest issue coming into the 2017 season? Wins, according to Bradford Doolittle, as the rebuilding job has just begun. There is only one fix for this -- time.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Earlier in the week Terry Francona expressed appreciation for what the Cubs accomplished last year and thought Theo Epstein coming over to the losers locker room and waiting for him after Game 7 was a classy thing to do. The teams meet on Sunday for the first time since the dramatic ending to the World Series.

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Taking a big cut in 2017

For these four teams, 2017 will look a lot different on the field and on the balance sheet. Each team made significant cuts to their payrolls for the upcoming season.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Joe Maddon discuss facing the Indians onSunday just a few months after beating them in the World Series.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Joe Maddon could not make the taping of his episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm due to a conflict in spring training. Hoping to figure something out to be on the show still.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Miguel Montero brought his son to work today at Cubs camp. Watch them warm up.

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Bulls top Cavs minus LeBron (1:30)
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Bulls have champs' number

Chicago bested the Cavaliers for a third time this season on Saturday night despite a BPI projection that gave Cleveland an 80 percent chance to win the game.

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

This stat comes from Jacob Nitzberg of ESPN Stats and Information: "Since Michael Jordan joined the Bulls, there has only been 1 instance with 2 Bulls having a triple-double in the same game. Michael and Scottie Pippen each had a triple-double in an OT win over the Clippers on Jan. 3, 1989."