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Pirates End 17-Game Road Skid With Win Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul Maholm pitched a season-high eight innings, Jose Tabata hit a go-ahead double in the ninth and the Pittsburgh Pirates ended a 17-game road losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
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Cubs to Place Zambrano on Restricted List
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pitcher Carlos Zambrano will be placed on the restricted list and the Cubs don't anticipate him being activated until after the All-Star break at the earliest.
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Royals Pitcher Picks Up First Win vs. White Sox
KANSAS CITY (AP) -- Anthony Lerew threw six solid innings for his first major league victory, and Billy Butler drove in two runs as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Chicago White Sox 3-1 on Monday night.
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Ump Taken to Hospital During White Sox-Royals Game
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- First base umpire Alfonso Marquez left the game between the Chicago White Sox and Kansas City Royals in the bottom of the fifth inning with what was described as symptoms of heat distress and shortness of breath.
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South Carolina Within Win of College World Series Title
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Blake Cooper allowed three hits in eight-plus innings and Bobby Haney drove in a career-high three runs, moving South Carolina within a win of its first national title with a 7-1 victory over UCLA in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Monday night.
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NFL Pairs Up With Nickelodeon for Cartoon Series
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NFL is getting animated.
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Rams Sign 8 of 11 Draft Picks
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams have signed eight of their 2010 draft picks and can now turn their attention to the big one: No. 1 overall pick Sam Bradford.
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Galesburg Legion Game Versus Farmington Cancelled
Galesburg American Legion Post 285's baseball team gets an unscheduled day off Monday.
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K.C. Beats Cards in Rubber Match
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Jason Kendall had a pair of two-run doubles and Jose Guillen stretched his hitting streak to 21 games, leading the Kansas City Royals past the St. Louis Cardinals 10-3 Sunday.
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Cubs End White Sox Winning Streak
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox saw their winning streak end at 11 when a ninth-inning rally fell short Sunday, and the Cubs held on for an 8-6 victory.
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Cubs Await League Feedback on Zambrano
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs were awaiting feedback from Major League Baseball to determine the length of Carlos Zambrano's suspension for his wild outburst on Friday.
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White Sox Closer Jenks on Bereavement List
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox placed closer Bobby Jenks on the bereavement list before the final game of their series against the Cubs.
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Johnson Wins at New Hampshire
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) -- Jimmie Johnson surged past Kurt Busch with three laps left to win the Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
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Goodell Addresses Rookies at NFL Symposium
CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has addressed the league's rookies, talking to them about taking responsibility and honoring the game.
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Chicago Fire's Unbeaten Streak Continues
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Marco Pappa's first-half goal extended the Chicago Fire's MLS unbeaten streak to five matches with a 1-0 victory over the New England Revolution on Sunday night.
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WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Indiana Holds Off Chicago
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Ebony Hoffman scored 13 points and Katie Douglas and Jessica Moore added 10 apiece and the Indiana Fever held off a late Chicago Sky rally for a 70-64 victory on Sunday.
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Jordan's Son to Transfer to Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Another son of Michael Jordan appears headed to play for Central Florida.
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Cards Win 5-3 Over KC
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Colby Rasmus and Skip Schumaker homered off Kyle Davies, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Saturday amid chants of ``USA! USA!'' during America's World Cup match against Ghana.
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White Sox Win Again
CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul Konerko hit his 19th home run to snap an eighth-inning tie and the Chicago White Sox won their 11th straight game, beating the struggling Cubs 3-2 on Saturday.
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U.S. Journey Ends in OT
RUSTENBURG, South Africa (AP) -- Ghana did it again.
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Busch Wins in New Hampshire
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) -- Kyle Busch won the Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire.
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Greinke Leads Royals to 4-2 Victory Over Cardinals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Zack Greinke went eight-plus innings and Scott Podsednik ignited a three-run third inning, leading the Kansas City Royals past the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Friday night before a loud, energetic sellout crowd.

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White Sox Top Cubs for Tenth Straight Win
CHICAGO (AP) -- Screaming Cubs starter Carlos Zambrano had to be separated from teammate Derrek Lee in the dugout, and the Chicago White Sox beat their crosstown rivals 6-0 Friday for their 10th straight win.
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Cubs Suspend Zambrano Indefinitely
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have suspended pitcher Carlos Zambrano indefinitely for his tantrum and dugout altercation with teammate Derrek Lee after the first inning of a 6-0 loss to the White Sox on Friday.

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NHL 1st Round Draft Pick
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Edmonton Oilers have selected forward Taylor Hall with the No. 1 pick in the NHL draft.

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Blackhawks Take 18 Year Old in NHL Draft
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks, who unloaded several players from their Stanley Cup championship roster earlier this week, have selected 18-year-old left wing Kevin Hayes, of Dorchester, Mass. as their first pick in the NHL Entry Draft in Los Angeles.
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Serena Williams Makes 4th Round at Wimbledon
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) -- Defending champion Serena Williams has moved into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a 6-0, 7-5 win over Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia.

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Princeville's Storm to Play Softball at Carl Sandburg College
A three-sport athlete from Princeville High School is committing to play softball at Carl Sandburg College.
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Kewanee Basketball Standout to Play for CSC Women's Squad
An all-conference basketball player from Kewanee is bringing her game to Carl Sandburg College next season.
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Knox College's Magnuson Wins NCAA Sportsmanship Award
Knox College's Sam Magnuson has been selected by the Midwest Conference as the male recipient of the NCAA Division III Conference Sportsmanship Award.
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