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Ankiel Sac Fly Lifts Astros Past Cardinals
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- Rick Ankiel had a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the eighth inning to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
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Barney Homers as Cubs Beat Brewers
PHOENIX (AP) -- Darwin Barney and Dioner Navarro hit consecutive homers with two out in the ninth inning to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Friday.
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Konerko Pulls White Sox into Tie with A's
PHOENIX (AP) -- Paul Konerko hit a two-run single off reliever Pedro Figueroa with two outs in the top of the ninth inning to pull the Chicago White Sox even with the Oakland A's and the teams settled for a 4-4 tie on Friday night at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.
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Hamlin-Logano Feud Isn't Finished
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) -- Denny Hamlin says he's ready for his feud with Joey Logano to be finished after the NASCAR drivers nearly got physical last week at Bristol.
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Bears, DJ Williams Reach 1-Year Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with linebacker D.J. Williams, giving them a possible replacement for Brian Urlacher.
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First-Round NCAA Winners Include...Harvard?
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- It's a school known for producing U.S. presidents, Supreme Court justices and Nobel Prize winners.
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Blazers Complete Season Sweep of Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- LaMarcus Aldridge scored 28 points, Damian Lillard added 24 and the Portland Trail Blazers completed a season sweep of the Chicago Bulls with a 99-89 victory on Thursday night.
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Freese Homers in Return, Cardinals Beat Mets
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) -- David Freese homered in his first game in a week and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 3-2 Thursday.
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Samardzjia Hits 2nd HR, Pitches Cubs Over Mariners
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) -- Pitcher Jeff Samardzija hit his second home run this spring and also threw six innings Thursday night to lead a split squad of Chicago Cubs over the Seattle Mariners 7-4.
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Dodgers Beat Cubs
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Alex Castellanos hit his fourth spring homer, a three-run drive Thursday that led the Los Angeles Dodgers over a split squad of Chicago Cubs 5-4.
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Sale Goes 7 Innings as White Sox Beat Brewers
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Chris Sale pitched seven solid innings, Alex Rios and Alejandro De Aza hit well in their return from the World Baseball Classic and the Chicago White Sox beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-3 Thursday.
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Bears Part Ways with Urlacher
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears are parting ways with veteran linebacker Brian Urlacher after 13 years.
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Bears Player Arrested in Miami
MIAMI (AP) -- A Chicago Bears fullback has been charged with disorderly intoxication and resisting an officer in Miami.
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Bulls' Rose Not Sure If He'll Return
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose still isn't sure when he'll come back from his knee injury.
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Ducks Rally Past Chicago
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Ryan Getzlaf set up Bobby Ryan's tying goal and Teemu Selanne's tiebreaker 1:04 apart late in the third period, and the Anaheim Ducks rallied for a 4-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night in a meeting of the NHL's top two teams.
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2-Run Single Leads D-Backs Past White Sox
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Ryan Court hit a tiebreaking two-run single against Dylan Axelrod in the eighth inning to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday.

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Bears Agree To 1-year Deal With McBride
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Defensive end Turk McBride and the Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract.
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Local Sports 3/20/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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Bulls Sign Thomas to 10-Day Contract
CHICAGO (AP)--Forward Malcolm Thomas has signed a 10 day contract with the Chicago Bulls.
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Heisey, Dunn Hit HRs, Reds Beat Danks, White Sox
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP)--Chris Heisey and Jay Bruce hit consecutive home runs and the Cincinnati Reds tagged John Danks and the Chicago White Sox 10-6 Tuesday.
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Soriano, Barney Homer for Cubs in Win Over Rangers
MESA, Ariz. (AP)--Alfonso Soriano and Darwin Barney each homered off Alexi Ogando and the Chicago Cubs beat the Texas Rangers 5-4 on Tuesday.
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Miller Outpitches Kelly, Cards Beat Marlins 5-4
JUPITER, Fla. (AP)--St. Louis starter Shelby Miller retiring the last 11 batters he faced in four scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Miami Marlins 5-4 Tuesday.
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D. Sedian has Goal, Assist in Canucks Win Over Blues
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP)--Daniel Sedin had a goal and an assist, and Cory Schneider made 32 saves in the Vancouver Canucks' 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night.
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Sports Cancellations Continue Tuesday
A number of local sporting events for Tuesday and later this week have been cancelled. To get the full cancellation list, CLICK HERE, or tune in to AM 1400 WGIL for updates.

Emery, Kane Lead Blackhawks to 5-2 Win Over Avs
DENVER (AP) -- Ray Emery stopped 17 shots to remain unbeaten this season, Patrick Kane had a goal and two assists, and Chicago held off Colorado 5-2 on Monday night in the first meeting since the Avalanche halted the Blackhawks' record points streak.
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Nuggets Beat Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- Andre Iguodala's 3-pointer with 7.1 seconds left in overtime sent the Denver Nuggets to their 12th consecutive win, a 119-118 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Monday night.
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Bulls Remain Short-Handed Versus Streaking Nuggets
CHICAGO (AP) -- The injury-plagued Chicago Bulls remained short-handed as they faced the streaking Denver Nuggets on Monday night.
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Mets Top Cardinals
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Harvey struck out six over 5 1/3 innings of two-run ball as the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Monday.
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Carpenter Says Baseball Career Might Be Over
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Chris Carpenter realizes his baseball career may be over.
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Edwin Jackson Leads Cubs Over Padres
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) -- Edwin Jackson allowed one run and three hits in six innings, and the Chicago Cubs rested most of their regulars on Monday in a 5-2 win over the San Diego Padres.
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