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Chris Sale Wins Again, White Sox Whip Twins 12-5
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Chris Sale won again, pitching seven easy innings with support from a three-run homer by Adam Dunn, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 12-5 Wednesday.
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Cubs Designate Wells, Recall Dolis from Triple-A
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs designated RHP Randy Wells for assignment Wednesday and recalled RHP Rafael Dolis from Triple-A Iowa.
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NHL Players Hammer Out Strategy as CBA Talks Loom
CHICAGO (AP) -- NHL players say they are getting a better grasp on the issues at hand as the union braces for negotiations with owners on a new collective bargaining agreement.
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Floyd Helps White Sox Top Twins 3-2
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Gavin Floyd finally solved the Minnesota Twins with nine strikeouts in seven shutout innings and Alex Rios homered to help the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.
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Rizzo Leads Cubs Past Mets 5-3
CHICAGO (AP) -- Anthony Rizzo had two hits and drove in the go-ahead run in his first game with the Chicago Cubs, who rallied for a 5-3 victory over the sliding New York Mets on Tuesday night.
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Cards Win 5th Straight, 5-2 over Slumping Marlins
MIAMI (AP) -- Yadier Molina hit a three-run homer and Kyle Lohse pitched into the eighth inning to lead the St. Louis Cardinals past the staggering Miami Marlins 5-2 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.
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Dwayne Wade's Wife Evokes 5th in Custody Hearing
CHICAGO (AP) -- The child custody battle between Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and his ex-wife returned to a Chicago courtroom where Siovaughn Funches-Wade invoked the Fifth Amendment against self-incrimination during a hearing on visitation rights.
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Presidents Approve COllege Football Playoff
WASHINGTON (AP) -- College football will finally have a playoff. Come 2014, the BCS is dead.
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Durant, Griffin, Rose on Cover of Popular NBA Game
NEW YORK (AP) -- Three of the NBA's bright, young stars -- Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin and Derrick Rose, will grace the cover of ''NBA 2K13,'' the latest edition in a popular video game series.
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NIU Kick Returner Transferring to Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Defensive back and kick returner Tommy Davis is transferring to Illinois after spending the past four years at Northern Illinois University.
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Cardinals Minor Leaguer Suspended for 50 Games
NEW YORK (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals prospect Mike Swinson has been suspended for 50 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance under baseball's minor league drug program.
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Arizona Wins National Title with 4-1 Win over SC
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Brandon Dixon's tie-breaking double started a three-run ninth inning for Arizona, and the Wildcats won their first national title since 1986 with a 4-1 victory over two-time defending champion South Carolina on Monday night.
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Wood Sharp for 7 Innings, Cubs Beat Sloppy Mets
CHICAGO (AP) -- Joe Mather homered and Travis Wood outpitched Johan Santana, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-1 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night to snap a four-game skid.
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Liriano, Twins Top White Sox 4-1 in Youkilis Debut
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Francisco Liriano spoiled Kevin Youkilis' first game with Chicago, throwing a season-high seven innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 4-1 victory over the White Sox on Monday night.
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Furcal's Double in the 10th Lifts Cardinals
MIAMI (AP) -- Rafael Furcal and pinch-hitting pitcher Joe Kelly drove in runs in the 10th inning and the St. Louis Cardinals, who scored four runs in the top of the ninth, held on to beat the Miami Marlins 8-7 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory.
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Cubs Prospect Anthony Rizzo Headed to Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cubs prospect Anthony Rizzo is Chicago-bound and could get his first start as early as Tuesday.
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After Deal with Boston, White Sox Welcome Youkilis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Kevin Youkilis is in the lineup for his Chicago White Sox debut, batting second and playing third base.
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Heat Set to Celebrate NBA Title with Miami Parade
MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Heat are getting ready to wrap up their championship celebrations.
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Arizona Beats Gamecocks 5-1 in CWS Finals Opener
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Konner Wade threw his third straight complete game, Robert Refsnyder homered for the second game in a row and Arizona beat two-time defending national champion South Carolina 5-1 in the opener of the College World Series finals Sunday night.
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AL Wins Interleague Play for 9th Straight Season
(AP) -- Boosted by a big run from the Texas Rangers, the American League has topped the NL in interleague play for the ninth straight year.
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Miley Leads D-backs to 5-1 Win over Cubs
PHOENIX (AP) -- Wade Miley outpitched Matt Garza in eight strong innings, Justin Upton had three RBIs and the Arizona Diamondbacks completed a three-game sweep with a 5-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
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White Sox get 1-0 Win in 10th, Trade for Youkilis
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pinch hitter Eduardo Escobar lined an RBI single in the 10th inning and the Chicago White made it an adventuresome afternoon, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 1-0 Sunday.
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Beltran has Three RBIs, Cardinals Beat Royals 11-8
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Carlos Beltran had three RBIs and Matt Holliday and Allen Craig each had two, powering the St. Louis Cardinals to an 11-8 victory Sunday and their first three-game sweep in Kansas City since 2009.
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La Russa Mulling over NL Roster for All-Star game
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) -- Tony La Russa is already thinking about which players he might add to the National League roster for next month's All-Star game.
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Winners in Railroad Days Races
Some impressive times Saturday in the annual road race for Railroad Days.
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Holliday Leads Cards to Win Over Royals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Matt Holliday and Allen Craig paced another big game for the St. Louis offense, and Adam Wainwright took advantage of the robust run support in the Cardinals' 8-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday.
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D-Backs Beat Cubs
PHOENIX (AP) -- Paul Goldschmidt fell a single shy of the cycle, Justin Upton homered for the second time in three games, and the Arizona Diamondbacks climbed above .500 for the first time since May 4 by beating the Chicago Cubs 10-5 on Saturday night.
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Viciedo Drives in 4 as White Sox Top Brewers
CHICAGO (AP) -- Dayan Viciedo homered and drove in four runs, Alex Rios delivered a tie-breaking single in the seventh inning, and the Chicago White Sox rallied to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-6 on Saturday night.
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Piquet, Jr. Wins Nationwide Race at Road America
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) -- Nelson Piquet Jr. held the lead on a late restart, then pulled away from the rest of the field Saturday to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Road America.
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Post 285 Bows Out
The Galesburg American Legion baseball team bowed out after an impressive run at the Decker Sports Classic baseball tournament.
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