Law: 'I do love the return for the White Sox' in Eaton deal (1:02)
Wade Davis is a closer with an 'October pedigree' (0:49)

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Theo Epstein on Jorge Soler: "Its more likely he reaches his ceiling now than 24 hours ago because he has a chance to play every day."

BBTN thinks Eaton deal is lopsided for White Sox (1:50)

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

Lucas Giolito rejoins my top 100 starting pitchers following the trade, checking in 93rd. It's a bad park for a pitcher, but his odds of breaking camp in the rotation improved, and he'll have a pitching coach (Don Cooper) who can help him adjust.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Joe Maddon discuss the acquisition of Wade Davis by the Cubs.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Biletnikoff Award finalists Zay Jones (East Carolina), Austin Carr (Northwestern) and Dede Westbrook (Oklahoma) checking out the College Football Hall of Fame.

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Cubs manda cubano Soler a KC por cerrador Davis

La firma de Davis concluye una de las principales tareas de Chicago este invierno, luego que el zurdo cubano Aroldis Chapman se declarara agente libre. Leer

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

In somewhat of a surprise, veteran Bears guard Josh Sitton had full participation in practice on Wednesday. Sitton has been battling an ankle injury for a good chunk of the year, and he came off the bench last week vs. San Francisco.

Jeff Dickerson ESPN Staff Writer 

Bears receivers Eddie Royal (toe) and Marquess Wilson (groin), offensive tackle Mike Adams (back), linebacker Pernell McPhee (knee) and cornerback Tracy Porter (knee) all missed practice on Wednesday in advance of Sunday's game at Detroit.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Joe Maddon spoke with Hector Rondon, admitting to him possible early season use or overuse may have led to his injury. Said having Davis from Day 1 will take the burden off Rondon but assured him there will times he will be closing.

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Bulls announce they have recalled Doug McDermott, R.J. Hunter and Paul Zipser from the D-League.

Was Rondo remorseful in his apology? (1:33)
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Jimmy Butler continues torrid streak

The two-time All-Star scored a game-high 32 in Chicago's 102-91 loss on Tuesday. It was Butler's 15th consecutive 20-point game, the longest streak by any player in the NBA this season and the longest by a Bulls player since Michael Jordan in 1996-97 (24), per ESPN Stats & Info.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets WR Brandon Marshall said the locker room remains united despite the losing. He said the locker room was "100 times worse" with the 2014 Bears. He said Chicago was a divided locker room.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Here is the translation of what Jorge Soler told me on being traded from the Cubs to the Royals: "I'd like to thank the Cubs for everything, especially for the chance to make it to the big leagues and win a World Series, and I'm excited to now go to Kansas City and earn the opportunity to play every day."

ESPN Stats and Information  

Over the last three seasons, Wade Davis owns the lowest ERA and opponent OPS among pitchers with at least 100 innings pitched during that span.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Wade Davis is 4-0 with four saves and a 0.84 ERA in 32 1/3 career postseason innings. He was on the mound for the final out of the 2015 World Series against the Mets.