Statement from Cubs President

In light of the death of St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Josh Hancock, Chicago Cubs Team President John McDonough issued the following statement on behalf of the organization Sunday.

"The Chicago Cubs are terribly saddened by the sudden passing of Josh Hancock," McDonough said. "On behalf of the Chicago Cubs organization and our fans, I extend our deepest sympathies to the Hancock family and the St. Louis Cardinals organization. Our thoughts and prayers are with you."

Hancock was killed in an auto accident Sunday morning. Sunday's three-game series finale between the Cubs and Cardinals was postponed.

More on Fatal Accident

Northsiders Report Top Stories