7am News, Sports and Obits

Latest WGIL news
Click to play or
Right click and "Save Target As" to download
Click for Galesburg, Illinois Forecast
Home - Cancellations - Community Events - Contact Us - Mornings - News - Obituaries - Pictures - Programs - Special Events Audio - Sports - Weather
Weather Iffy for World Series Game One
NEW YORK (AP) -- There could be more soggy weather in the Bronx for Game 1 of the World Series Wednesday night.

National Weather Service meteorologist John Murray says there's a 30 percent chance of showers for the opener between the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Yankees. The gametime temperature is expected to be about 47 degrees.

Cliff Lee, Pedro Martinez and Cole Hamels are the Phillies' scheduled starters for the first three games. The Yankees will go with CC Sabathia, A.J. Burnett and Andy Pettitte.

Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins is pretty confident. He said on the "Jay Leno Show" Monday that, "If we're nice we'll let it go six (games), but I'm thinking five. Close it out at home."

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
News management powered by Xpression News
 
Read the latest local sports stories by clicking here