Cubs pursuing Red Sox's Doubront

The Chicago Cubs are close to acquiring left-hander Felix Doubront from the Boston Red Sox, according to a scouting source.

Doubront, 26, is 2-4 with a 6.07 ERA in 17 games (10 starts) and has allowed 10 home runs in 59 1/3 innings. But the Cubs ...

Dodgers get a win and a Vin

LOS ANGELES--In this crazy week, when trade rumors are amplified and dissected with every passing second, the Dodgers commanded the attention of their fans Tuesday with two words: "BREAKING NEWS."

On the public address system. On the video board....

Pirates, Liriano edge Giants, 3-1

SAN FRANCISCO--The putrid stretch at AT&T Park hit a new low Tuesday night.

A 3-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates dropped the Giants to 0-5 on the homestand. They had not dropped the first five games of a homestand since their first one at AT&T ...