Chris Emma

A native of Geneva, Chris Emma is the lead Bears writer for 670TheScore.com and covers the rest of the Chicago sports scene as well. He previously worked for Scout.com and 247Sports.com. Follow him on Twitter @CEmma670.

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    Cubs manager David Ross smiles at his introductory press conference.
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    July 14, 2020 - 4:19 pm

    Cubs manager David Ross was among those with the organization whose coronavirus test results were delayed Monday morning.  Though he was feeling well, Ross made the safe choice to isolate from the...

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    Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane (88) celebrates his overtime goal against the Ducks with defenseman Duncan Keith (2) and center Jonathan Toews (19).
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    July 13, 2020 - 5:41 pm

    Back when American society came to a halt as the coronavirus outbreak began to spread in March, Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews found himself in an unfamiliar position with nothing but time on...

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    Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford
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    July 13, 2020 - 2:20 pm

    Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford didn't participate Monday as the team held its first formal practice since the NHL's shutdown, with coach Jeremy Colliton saying he's "unfit to play."

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    Cubs right-hander Adbert Alzolay
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    July 10, 2020 - 5:33 pm

    Frustrated by the perception that he and his teammates were being shortchanged, Cubs right-hander Adbert Alzolay took to Twitter first. The 25-year-old Alzolay tweeted Thursday that he was only...

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    Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant reacts after hitting a homer against the Nationals in 2019.
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    July 10, 2020 - 4:27 pm

    The challenge of conducting an MLB season amid a pandemic means executives are more focused on the personal well-being of their players than the business side of the game.

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    Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo
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    July 10, 2020 - 1:27 pm

    When the Cubs held an intrasquad game Thursday night, first baseman Anthony Rizzo sat in the Wrigley Field bleachers and watched. Rizzo is still day-to-day with a lingering lower back issue,...

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    White Sox right-hander Lucas Giolito
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    July 08, 2020 - 5:04 pm

    White Sox manager Rick Renteria isn't ready yet to name a starting pitcher for Opening Day, but right-hander Lucas Giolito hopes to earn that honor as the team's ace.

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    White Sox second baseman Yoan Moncada
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    July 08, 2020 - 2:57 pm

    The White Sox again worked out at Guaranteed Rate Field on Wednesday without third baseman Yoan Moncada and right-hander Michael Kopech. The team hasn't updated the status or provided a timetable...

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