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Galesburg Post 285 Baseball Team Still Perfect
The Galesburg American Legion Post 285 baseball team won two more games to remain undefeated on the young season.
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Celtics Beat Lakes Despite Bryant's Monster Game; Lead 3-2
BOSTON (AP) -- It's looking a lot like 2008 again, with Paul Pierce carrying the Boston Celtics to victory in the NBA finals and leading them to the brink of yet another title.
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Lilly Takes No Hitter Into 9th; Cubs Beat White Sox 1-0
CHICAGO (AP) -- Ted Lilly took a no-hitter into the ninth inning before pinch-hitter Juan Pierre led off with a single, and the Chicago Cubs held on to beat the White Sox 1-0 Sunday night at a revved-up Wrigley Field.
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Blackhawks Honored at Wrigley Field Before Cubs/Sox Game
CHICAGO (AP) -- Finally, a championship celebration at Wrigley Field.
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Diamondbacks Beat Cardinals on Walk-Off Home Run
PHOENIX (AP) -- Chris Young rescued Arizona's much-maligned bullpen with his second homer of the game, a two-run shot in the bottom of the ninth inning that gave the Diamondbacks a 7-5 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.
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High School Baseball and Softball Champions
State championship baseball and softball games were completed before rain could affect outcomes.
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La Russa Says Cardinals to Sign RHP Suppan
PHOENIX (AP) -- St. Louis manager Tony La Russa says the Cardinals expect to sign Jeff Suppan and add the right-hander to the rotation early next week.
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Haren, Homers Lead D-backs Past Cardinals
PHOENIX (AP) -- Dan Haren struck out nine without allowing a walk over eight innings and Adam LaRoche hit two of Arizona's four solo home runs in the Diamondbacks' 7-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.

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Buehrle, White Sox Beat Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mark Buehrle pitched scoreless ball into the seventh, Paul Konerko drove in two runs and the Chicago White Sox handed Carlos Silva his first loss, beating the struggling Cubs 2-1 Saturday for their season-high fourth straight win.
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Logano Wins at Kentucky for Third Straight Time
SPARTA, Ky. (AP) -- Joey Logano became the first Nationwide Series driver to win three consecutive races at the same track when starting from the pole as he won the Meijer 300 at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night.

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Third Round of State Farm Postponed Due to Rain
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The third round of the LPGA State Farm Classic was postponed Saturday because of thunderstorms.
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A Draw for U.S. and England
RUSTENBURG, South Africa (AP) -- The U.S. has opened its World Cup schedule with a 1-1 draw against England.
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Texas, Oklahoma Ponder Future
NDATED (AP) -- Texas athletic director DeLoss Dodds says the Big 12 school is still "looking at all options" before deciding whether to stay in the crumbling Big 12 or move to another league.
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Post 285 Victorious Over Canton
Galesburg's American Legion team continues their winning ways.
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Illinois Coach Welcomes Huskers to Big 10
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois coaches and officials are welcoming Nebraska to the Big Ten though few Illini teams have recent experience against the Cornhuskers.
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Blackhawks Fans Rally in Chicago
Thousands of Blackhawks fans attended a parade and rally in Chicago Friday to celebrate the Stanley Cup champions.
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Ryan's 3-Run Homer Lifts Cardinals Over D-Backs
PHOENIX (AP) -- Brendan Ryan hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.
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LaRussa Says Suppan On His Way to Join Cardinals
PHOENIX (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa said veteran right-hander Jeff Suppan was on his way to Arizona to join the team, and was expected to arrive late Friday night in Phoenix.
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Rios, Pierzynski Lead Whit Sox Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Alex Rios and A.J. Pierzynski each had four hits and homered to back a strong start by Jake Peavy, and the Chicago White Sox won their third straight, beating the crosstown Cubs 10-5 on Friday afternoon.
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Fans at Wrigley Boo When BP Cup Presented
CHICAGO (AP) -- Fans at Wrigley Field let out loud boos when the BP Crosstown Cup was presented before the Cubs' game against the White Sox.
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TV Ratings Up Big for NHL in Time for New Deals
NEW YORK (AP) -- What if there's another Ottawa-Anaheim series?
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Kurt Busch Captures Pole at Michigan
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) -- Kurt Busch is on the pole for Sunday's NASCAR race at Michigan International Speedway.
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Hur Takes 1-Shot LPGA Lead With 2nd Straight 66
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- M.J. Hur had two chip-in birdies in a second consecutive 6-under 66 that gave her a one-shot lead over Amy Yang after the second round of the LPGA's State Farm Classic on Friday.
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Cornhuskers Want in Big Ten
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- The University of Nebraska plans to apply for membership in the Big Ten Conference and expects to be accepted.
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Class 3A Baseball & Softball State Tournament Results: 6/11/10
POSTED 3:15 p.m. 6/11/10 The semifinal games are in the books at the Class 3A state softball tournament in East Peoria and the Class 3A state baseball tournament in Joliet.
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Teams Trying to Make Most Out of First State Appearances
POSTED 10:24 a.m. A couple of high school baseball teams in the Class 4A state tournament in Joliet are hoping to make history this weekend.
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Local Sports Roundup -- 6/10/10
Galesburg's Ricketts becomes a Saluki; High school softball and baseball teams in state tourney get started in semifinals on Friday
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Cubs Literally Throw Away Game Against Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Carlos Gomez raced home from first base on a sacrifice bunt and throwing error in the 10th inning, giving the Milwaukee Brewers a wild 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday.
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Danks' Gem Helps White Sox Beat Tigers
CHICAGO (AP) -- John Danks pitched seven innings of one-hit ball, Omar Vizquel homered and had a suicide-squeeze bunt, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 3-0 Thursday.
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Chicago Celebrates Stanley Cub Win
CHICAGO (AP) --The forecast for Chicago calls for ticker tape.
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