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Cardinals Beat Padres 6-3 for 3-game Sweep
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Carlos Beltran hit his NL-leading 14th home run and the Cardinals beat up on former St. Louis postseason star Jeff Suppan for a 6-3 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night and a three-game sweep.
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Cardinals Place Matt Carpenter on Disabled List
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals placed Matt Carpenter on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right side muscle.
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Streaks to play Eagles for title
Dunlap shut out Peoria Notre Dame 3-0 to get to Saturday's Regional Championship game versus the Galesburg Silver Streaks.
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Streaks baseball to play for Regional title
The Galesburg Silver Streaks baseball team shut out Richwoods 7-0 in their regional semi-final today.
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Local Sports Roundup 5/23/12
Softball and Baseball postseason action continues.
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OKC Police Arrest 2nd Teen in Bricktown Shootings
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahoma City police have arrested a second suspect after at least eight people were shot following an NBA playoff game.
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Kings Edge Coyotes 4-3 in Overtime to Win West
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Dustin Penner scored 17:42 into overtime and the Los Angeles Kings are headed to the Stanley Cup finals for the second time as a franchise after beating the Phoenix Coyotes with a 4-3 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals Tuesday night.
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Astrodome Fades, Crumbles as Houston Decides Fate
HOUSTON (AP) -- The Harris County Sports and Convention Corp. will recommend a fate for the Astrodome, a building that transformed sports entertainment.
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Astros Hand Cubs 8th Straight Loss with 2-1 Win
HOUSTON (AP) -- J.D. Martinez hit the go-ahead RBI single in the sixth inning and Jose Altuve had a solo homer to give the Houston Astros a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
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Walters Throws 1st Complete Game for Twins
CHICAGO (AP) -- P.J. Walters tossed his first career complete game and Justin Morneau hit a three-run homer as the Minnesota Twins routed the Chicago White Sox 9-2 on Tuesday night.
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Wainwright's Complete Game is 4-0 Cardinals Win
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Adam Wainwright threw a four-hitter and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 4-0 on Tuesday night.
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Cardinals 3B Carpenter Leaves After Hitting Double
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Cardinals third baseman Matt Carpenter left Tuesday night's game against San Diego with an apparent injury after hitting a double in the first inning.
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Cardinals Reliever Does Not Need Elbow Surgery
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Cardinals reliever Kyle McClellan says he will not need surgery on his sore right elbow.
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Konerko Back in White Sox Lineup After Beaning
CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul Konerko has returned to the lineup for the Chicago White Sox, four days after being hit in the face by a pitch.
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Local Sports Roundup 5/22/12
Tournament time for local baseball and softball continues.
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Cardinals End 4-Game Slump
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Tyler Greene hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth, trumping Jesus Guzman's two-run double in the top half, as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 4-3 to snap a four-game losing streak Monday night.
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Berkman Out at Least 6-8 Weeks with Knee Injury
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Lance Berkman of the St. Louis Cardinals will be sidelined at least six to eight weeks with an injured right knee.
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Astros Hand Cubs 7th Straight Loss
HOUSTON (AP) -- Jason Castro and Chris Johnson each hit three-run homers and Bud Norris threw seven scoreless innings to give the Houston Astros an 8-4 victory over the slumping Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
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Chicago Police to Receive Free White Sox Tickets
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago police officers will get free tickets to a White Sox game as a thank you for their service during the NATO summit.
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Illinois Hires Western Michigan Staffer
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Former Western Michigan assistant coach Tim Knox has been hired as director of football operations at Illinois.
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Paterno Earned $13.4M Pension at Penn State
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Joe Paterno earned a state pension of $13.4 million for his 61-year coaching career at Penn State.
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Rahal, Andretti Happy to Talk Up Rivalry Pre-Indy
NEW YORK (AP) -- Marco Andretti and Graham Rahal know their rivalry is good for a sport craving attention. The two young drivers with the famous racing names are happy to talk it up heading into Sunday's Indianapolis 500.
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Judge Refuses to Delay Jerry Sandusky's Trial
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A judge has denied a request from former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky to delay the June 5 start of his child sex-abuse trial.
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Babe Ruth Jersey Sells for Record $4.4 Million
NEW YORK (AP) -- A baseball jersey worn by Babe Ruth has sold for more than $4.4 million, a record for any item of sports memorabilia, according to the buyer and seller.
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Cards Place Berkman on DL Again with Knee Injury
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have placed first baseman Lance Berkman on the 15-day disabled list because of an injured right knee.
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Van Slyke's 3-run Pinch HR Helps Dodgers Top Cards
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Pinch-hitter Scott Van Slyke connected for his first major league homer, a go-ahead, three-run shot in the seventh inning against his father's former team, and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied for a 6-5 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night.
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Peavy, Dunn Lead White Sox Past Cubs 6-0
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jake Peavy pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning, Adam Dunn hit his 14th homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the crosstown Cubs 6-0 Sunday to complete the weekend sweep.
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Hudson Set to Join White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Veteran infielder Orlando Hudson appears set to join the Chicago White Sox.
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Local Sports Roundup 5/20/12
Abingdon Boys and Girls Win Regional Titles, and more sports.
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Dodgers Blank Cards
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Clayton Kershaw outdueled Jake Westbrook with a six-hitter for his fourth career shutout, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the St. Louis Cardinals 6-0 Saturday night.
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