Where all 30 teams stand as the top squads start to clinch

We’re halfway through September and there is still a lot to be settled in MLB’s playoff races. Only two teams have clinched a postseason berth so far. Have the red-hot Toronto Blue Jays vaulted up the rankings? Will the San Francisco Giants finally find breathing room in their race against the Los Angeles Dodgers? With … Read more

Frank Schwindel Hits 2-Run Homer, But Cubs Lose To Phillies – CBS Chicago

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Andrew Knapp scored on a passed ball in the ninth inning to bolster the Philadelphia Phillies’ tenuous playoff push with a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night. The Phillies bullpen blew it in the late innings. Robinson Chirinos hit a two-run homer off Jose Alvarado that tied it 4-all … Read more

Phillies Blow 2 Saves But Rally For 6-5 Win Over Cubs – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Andrew Knapp scored on a passed ball in the ninth inning to bolster the Philadelphia Phillies’ tenuous playoff push with a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night. The Phillies bullpen blew it in the late innings. Robinson Chirinos hit a two-run homer off Jose Alvarado that tied it 4-all … Read more

Wisdom, Rivas Homer As Cubs Beat Phillies – CBS Chicago

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyle Gibson retired the first 12 batters. Not a bad start. Then Gibson embodied the Phillies’ late-season malaise and watched 12 straight outs dissolve into three runs allowed in 12 consecutive pitches. READ MORE: Crete-Monee Middle School Teacher Cherie Garza, 39, Dies 2 Months After Contracting COVID-19 The pennant race in Philly … Read more

Phillies Fall 6-3 After Wisdom, Rivas Homer As Cubs – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Patrick Wisdom and Alfonso Rivas hit back-to-back homers for the Chicago Cubs in a 6-3 win over a Philadelphia Phillies team running out of time to make a serious run in the NL playoff race. The Phillies lost again to another team long out of the postseason hunt. The Phillies just dropped … Read more

Giants Beat Cubs for 7th Straight Win – CBS San Francisco

CHICAGO (AP) — Wilmer Flores homered and drove in three runs, Kris Bryant scored two against his former team and the San Francisco Giants hung on to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5 on Sunday for their season-high seventh straight win. Owners of the best record in the majors, the Giants matched their longest streak since … Read more

Cubs Have Tying Run On Base In 9th, But End Up Losing To Giants – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — Wilmer Flores homered and drove in three runs, Kris Bryant scored two against his former team, and the San Francisco Giants hung on to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5 on Sunday for their season-high seventh straight win. Owners of the best record in the majors, the Giants matched their longest streak since … Read more

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