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    Blackhawks Game 6 Notes For Wednesday vs. Anaheim

    * The Ducks beat the Blackhawks, 5-4, in overtime Monday night, taking a 3-2 lead in the series, and scoring five or more goals for the fourth time during the 2015 playoffs. Anaheim and Chicago have combined to light the lamp 18 times in the last two tilts (13 combined goals in first three games of series). * With its Game 5 setback, Chicago is now 7-1 during the 2015 playoffs when netting at least four goals. Dating to the […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Tuesday @ Toronto

    * The Chicago White Sox have one of the better records in baseball this season when scoring at least four runs (16-3). * John Danks has a tough task today against a Toronto Blue Jays team that handles left-handed pitching better than any other team this year, first in these four categories: BA (.311), OBP (.368), SLG (.494), and OPS (.862). * The Blue Jays have six players that have scored 20 or more runs this season, tied for the […]

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    Blackhawks Game 5 Notes For Monday @ Anaheim

    * The Blackhawks beat the Ducks, 5-4, in double overtime Saturday night, improving to 4-0 during the 2015 postseason in games needing extra time to decide a victor. The five goals potted in Game 4 marked Chicago’s most in a single game during this year’s playoffs. * The Ducks scored three times in 37 seconds in the third period of Game 4. The only team to light the lamp three times in less time during the Stanley Cup Playoffs all-time, […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Monday @ Toronto

    * The Blue Jays have won five consecutive games on Memorial Day, the longest active streak in the major leagues. Toronto’s 19-13 mark on the holiday ranks second all-time behind Seattle (23-12). * The White Sox went 5-2 (.714) against the Blue Jays last season, their second-highest winning percentage ever against Toronto after an 8-3 (.727) mark in 1977. * Chris Colabello’s .386 batting average in May is currently the third highest by any Blue Jays player all-time (minimum 75 […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Monday vs. Washington

    * After starting the season 2-8 away from home, the Nationals are 10-3 (.769) in road games since April 28, which is tied with the Rangers for the best record in the majors since that date. The Nationals have won five of their last seven games at Wrigley Field. * Although they lost on Sunday, the Cubs (24-19) still have their best record through 43 games since the 2008 season (26-17); that was also the last season that Chicago made […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Sunday @ Arizona

    * The Cubs have hit at least one home run in each of their last nine games versus the Diamondbacks. However, the home runs have not led to wins. The Cubs are just 3-6 versus the Diamondbacks during the streak. * The Cubs have hit 25 home runs in 21 road games this season, compared to 16 home runs in 21 home games. * Kris Bryant has hit safely in each of his last 12 games. Bryant’s current hit streak matches the […]

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    Blackhawks Game 3 Notes For Saturday vs. Anaheim

    * While the Blackhawks went 0-for-5 on the power play in Game 3, the Ducks scored on their only power play. The Ducks have gone 6-0 this postseason when scoring at least one power-play goal. * The Ducks have won seven of their nine all-time best-of-7 playoff series when leading 2-1, but have lost three of their last four Game 4’s when leading 2-1. * The Blackhawks have won three of their last four best-of-7 playoff series when trailing 2-1, […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Friday @ Arizona

    * The Diamondbacks have won the last five games in this series. This is Arizona’s longest win streak versus the Cubs since taking five straight, July 30, 2005-July 31, 2006. The franchise mark for most consecutive wins against the Cubs is seven, done twice (June 9-August 18, 1999 & June 13-August 17, 2002). * Arizona has won four straight games after completing their road sweep of the Marlins with a 7-6 victory on Thursday. This is the Diamondbacks’ longest win […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Friday vs. Minnesota

    * The Twins lead the 2015 season series between these two clubs 5-2, and have won the last four meetings, outscoring the White Sox 31-8 during this streak. * Minnesota improved to 3-1 in extra-inning games this season with its 4-3, 13-inning victory over the Pirates on Wednesday. The Twins went 6-7 in extra-inning contests in 2014. * The White Sox lost to Cleveland 5-2 on Thursday. Four of the Indians’ runs came in the first inning; Chicago has now […]

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    Blackhawks Game 3 Notes For Thursday vs. Anaheim

    * The Blackhawks defeated the Ducks, 3-2, in triple overtime Tuesday night, evening up this matchup at a game apiece, and becoming the first team to beat Anaheim at Honda Center since the regular season. The game lasted 116:12, marking the longest game in Blackhawks franchise history. * Anaheim has been tied 1-1 in a best-of-seven six times previously, winning half of those matchups. However, the Ducks have dropped each of the last three series when splitting the first two […]

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