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Peavy, Power Lift White Sox Over Twins 4-2
MINNEAPOLIS (AP)--Adam Dunn and Dayan Viciedo homered to back another strong start from Jake Peavy and lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.
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Beltran has 4 RBIs to Lead Cards Over Mets 10-4
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Carlos Beltran drove in four runs and rookie left-hander John Gast picked up a win in his major league debut, helping the St. Louis Cardinals cruise past the New York Mets 10-4 on Tuesday night.
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Deep Blackhawks Present Challenge for Red Wings' D
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Blackhawks have waves of talented lines, making them a difficult matchup for any team. Months after Nicklas Lidstrom retired, they pose quite the challenge for the Detroit Red Wings in their second-round playoff series that begins Wednesday night.
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Heat Back Home, Chance to Finish Bulls Off
MIAMI (AP)--The Miami Heat are dealing with Dwyane Wade's injury woes and saying they need to be desperate now. The Chicago Bulls are saying how excited they are for this opportunity.
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Local Sports 5/14/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Deep Blackhawks Present Challenge For Red Wings' D
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have waves of talented lines, making them a difficult matchup for any team.
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Hicks' Bat and Glove Help Twins Beat White Sox
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Rookie Aaron Hicks hit two home runs and made a leaping catch in center field to take a home run away from Adam Dunn in the Minnesota Twins' 10-3 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
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Heat Back Home, Chance To Finish Bulls Off
MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Heat are dealing with Dwyane Wade's injury woes and saying they need to be desperate now. The Chicago Bulls are saying how excited they are for this opportunity.
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Local Sports 5/13/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Blackhawks To Face Red Wings in Playoffs
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks finally have an opponent for their Western Conference semifinal series, and it's an oh-so-familiar one.
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Reports: Cubs, Rizzo Aagree on 7-Year Extension
CHICAGO (AP)--Anthony Rizzo and the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a seven-year, $41 million contract.
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Sale Throws 1-Hitter as White Sox Beat Angels 3-0
CHICAGO (AP)--Chris Sale pitched a one-hitter after being perfect into the seventh inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-0 on Sunday night to avoid a three-game sweep.
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Bears Agree to Deal with Rookie Free Agent Jones
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--The Chicago Bears have agreed to a contract with defensive back Maurice Jones, a rookie free agent from Temple.
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James Shrugs off Flopping Accusations
CHICAGO (AP)--The suggestion that he's a flopper drew a grin as wide as his wingspan from LeBron James.
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Cubs Use Unearned Run to Rally Past Nationals 2-1
WASHINGTON (AP)--Alfonso Soriano scored the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning on a throwing error by catcher Kurt Suzuki, and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 Sunday.
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Hitchcock Says Halak Flap 'Everyday Occurrence'
ST. LOUIS (AP)--St. Louis Blues Ken Hitchcock said it was no big deal that he and goalie Jaroslav Halak argued about playing time during the playoffs, calling it an "everyday occurrence."
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Trout Homers as Angels Top White Sox 3-2
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mike Trout hit a two-run homer and Jerome Williams pitched into the seventh inning to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Saturday night.
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Strasburg Drops To 1-5 as Cubs Beat Nationals 8-2
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Dominant early, Stephen Strasburg fell apart after one of Ryan Zimmerman's two errors and wound up dropping his fifth consecutive decision.
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Errors Again Hurt White Sox in 7-5 Loss To Angels
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox manager Robin Ventura believes in giving second chances - just not to opposing teams.
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LA Kings Finish Off Blues with 4 Straight Wins
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dustin Penner scored the tiebreaking goal in the final second of the second period, and the Los Angeles Kings advanced to the second round with a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues in Game 6 on Friday night.
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James, Bosh Lead Heat Past Bulls, 104-94
CHICAGO (AP) -- LeBron James came on strong down the stretch to finish with 25 points, Chris Bosh added 20 points and 19 rebounds, and the Miami Heat followed up the most lopsided playoff win in franchise history with a 104-94 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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Local Sports 5/10/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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Hossa Scores Twice As Blackhawks Eliminate Wild
CHICAGO (AP) -- Marian Hossa scored twice to back a strong effort by goalie Corey Crawford, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-1 Thursday night to win their first-round playoff series 4-1.
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Kings On Brink of Bruising Series Win Over Blues
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Kings and the St. Louis Blues are aware their first-round series is a bit more violent than most.
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Local Sports 5/9/13
Wednesday's final scores and Thursday's local sports events.
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Proposed Changes to High School Football Practice
(IRN) -- New regulations on high school football could be coming in Illinois, without changing state law.
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A Romp for the Heat, Who Top Bulls
MIAMI (AP) -- Ray Allen scored 21 points, LeBron James had 19 and the Miami Heat embarrassed the Chicago Bulls with a 115-78 victory in Game 2 of the teams' Eastern Conference semifinal series on Wednesday night.
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Cardinals Rally for Win Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Beltran and Jon Jay drove in two runs apiece, and the St. Louis Cardinals capped an impressive trip with a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
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Peavey Returns, Pitches White Sox Past Mets
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jake Peavy pitched three-hit ball in his return from a balky back, Alejandro De Aza had a leadoff homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Wednesday night to split their two-game interleague series.
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Blackhawks Looking to Put Away Wild
CHICAGO (AP) -- It's been three years since the Chicago Blackhawks hoisted the Stanley Cup, and they haven't made it past the opening round in the playoffs since that run.
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