Sports News Sports News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2016 EarthLink Networks Inc. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 02:12:16 EDT Thu, 27 Oct 2016 02:53:47 EDT 5 World Series spotlight shifts to Chicago and Wrigley Field CHICAGO (AP) — A woman in a Chicago Cubs jersey climbed onto a man's shoulders to pose for — what else? — a selfie in front of the cherry-red marquee at Wrigley Field, the second-oldest ballpark in the major leagues. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 02:12:16 EDT 20161026/b9c06315-a17b-4a0a-92a3-1700a03d67dd By CARLA K. JOHNSON Associated Press 76ers anthem singer says 'We Matter' shirt got her the boot PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers national anthem singer Sevyn Streeter said she was told by the team she could not perform because of her "We Matter" jersey. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 02:01:00 EDT 20161026/f7fe9c09-0fd5-4881-a7b4-5ab9fa6006a3 By DAN GELSTON and MESFIN FEKADU Associated Press AP Was There: Cubs lose 1945 World Series at Wrigley Field CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs had only gone 37 years without a championship when they reached the World Series in 1945. It was their 10th National League pennant, and the Cubs hardly seemed like a franchise that would take more than seven decades to get back. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 01:54:31 EDT 20161026/893360fd-cc74-44bb-9d27-c9e3423008a1 By The Associated Press Associated Press Indians' Tomlin to pitch in Series with ailing dad in stands CLEVELAND (AP) — While his dad sat on a bucket in their backyard catching, little Josh Tomlin pretended he was pitching in the World Series. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 01:37:54 EDT 20161026/5d87c12b-211d-448b-a9c9-18ac6b9571e8 By TOM WITHERS Associated Press View from bench: Former Supreme Court justice roots for Cubs A lot of Chicago Cubs fans have waited a long time to see them win the championship. In this case, it feels like forever. How many people can say they went to the very first World Series game at Wrigley Field? That was in 1929, and future Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens was there. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 01:33:12 EDT 20161026/1f69ca24-8c38-4ce7-9890-1d6b001d546f By BEN WALKER Associated Press