Category Archives: MLB News

WVEL Sports/Health Scope Now: Baseball Legend Bob Gibson, Fighting Pancreatic Cancer

WVEL Sports/Health Scope Now: Baseball Legend Bob Gibson, Fighting Pancreatic Cancer

(Photo By Flickr User Don (The UpNorth Memories Guy) Harrison)   One of the toughest competitors in St. Louis Cardinals history is now taking on another tough opponent. Cancer. Baseball Hall Of Famer Bob Gibson, is fighting pancreatic cancer. According to KSDK-TV, Gibson’s agent, Dick Zitzman, confirmed on last Saturday night that Cardinals legend is fighting…MORE

WVEL Sports Scope: Chicago Cubs + Pittsburgh Pirates= Williamsport, PA

WVEL Sports Scope: Chicago Cubs + Pittsburgh Pirates= Williamsport, PA

(Photo By Flickr User Michael Stokes)   The Chicago Cubs will face the Pittsburgh Pirates in next year’s Little League Classic in Williamsport, PA. According to WMAQ-TV & The Chicago Tribune, the game will be held at BB&T Ballpark At Bowman Field on Sunday, August 18, 2019. The Cubs and Pirates players will attend Little…MORE

WVEL Consumer/Sports Watch: Cubs/Blackhawks Counterfeit Tickets

WVEL Consumer/Sports Watch: Cubs/Blackhawks Counterfeit Tickets

(Photo By Flickr User Thomas Hawk)   The Better Business Bureau has a warning for sports fans who suspect the prices for tickets to the Chicago Cubs home opener at Wrigley Field or to see the Chicago Blackhawks in the playoffs are too good to be true, They might be right! The Chicago Sun-Times reports…MORE

Cubs Vs. Cardinals: The Rivalry Exhibit Is Now Open At The Lincoln Museum

Cubs Vs. Cardinals: The Rivalry Exhibit Is Now Open At The Lincoln Museum

(Photo By Flickr User Lee Adlaf)   According to The Associated Press and wgem.com, a new exhibit on a baseball Civil War, is now at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum in Springfield, IL. “Cubs vs. Cardinals: The Rivalry” opened this past weekend and runs until December 31st. The exhibit includes gear (much of…MORE

Chicago Cubs World Series Trophy Tour Is Coming To The River City

Chicago Cubs World Series Trophy Tour Is Coming To The River City

(Photo By Flickr User Eric)   “Go Cubs Go, Go Cubs Go, Hey Peoria Whata Ya Say, The Trophy’s Comin’ To The River City” The Cubs Trophy Tour, presented by State Farm, is coming to Peoria, IL to give fans the opportunity to see and take photos with the 2016 World Series Trophy. The trophy…MORE