The bronze lions guarding the steps of Chicago's Art Institute are decked out in giant caps emblazoned with the blue and red logo of the city's baseball team. As the Cubs attempt to win a coveted World Series championship for the first time in more than a century, the Windy City is plastered in their colors -- and Chicagoans can barely believe what is happening. "We might be seeing something that we haven't seen in over a hundred years," said Peyton Hester, 28, who had come to replace his worn-out Cubs hat at a store across the street from the team's home stadium Wrigley Field.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The last time the baseball world caught a glimpse of Trevor Bauer's mangled pinkie finger on his right hand, it was grotesquely dripping blood onto the pitching rubber in Toronto during the AL Championship Series.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday called for the Pentagon to immediately suspend efforts to recover enlistment bonuses paid to thousands of soldiers in California, even as the Pentagon said late Tuesday the number of soldiers affected was smaller than first believed.