Cubs make it to NLCS for 1st time in 12 years

CHICAGO (AP) — When it was over, Anthony Rizzo jumped around Wrigley Field and hugged everyone in sight. The moment was in his grasp, and he was determined to hold onto it for as long as possible.

  • Written by JAY COHEN, AP Sports Writer

Utley sits out 2nd straight game; hearing set for Monday

NEW YORK (AP) — Turns out Chase Utley's appeal made no difference in New York this week: The Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman sat out Games 3 and 4 of the NL Division Series, even though he was eligible to play.

  • Written by RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer