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Soriano's Homer Helps Cubs Beat Mariners in 11th
SEATTLE (AP)--Alfonso Soriano hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday.
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Wainwright Wins 11th Game, Adam Homers Twice
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)--Adam Wainwright pitched a five-hitter to become the NL's second 11-game winner, Matt Adams had his first two-homer game and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Oakland Athletics 7-1 Saturday.
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Swisher Gets Big Hit in 8th, Lifts Indians to Win
CHICAGO (AP)--Nick Swisher singled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox for the third time in less than 24 hours, 4-3 Saturday.
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White Sox send Morel to Triple-A, Option Omogrosso
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago White Sox have returned Brent Morel to Triple-A Charlotte and optioned right-handed pitcher Brian Omogrosso to the minor league club.
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Colon Wins 8th Straight, A's Beat Cardinals 6-1
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)--Bartolo Colon tossed eight innings of one-run ball to win his eighth straight start, powering the Oakland Athletics past the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 on Friday night.
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Swisher Homer Lifts Indians Past White Sox 9-8
CHICAGO (AP)--Nick Swisher hit a solo homer to cap a four-run ninth inning against Addison Reed, lifting the Cleveland Indians to a 9-8 victory over the Chicago White Sox and a doubleheader sweep on Friday night.
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Zunino Gives Mariners 5-4 Win With Single in 10th
SEATTLE (AP)--Mike Zunino hit a game-ending single in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
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Local Sports 6/28/13
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White Sox Reinstate Gillaspie From Paternity List
CHICAGO (AP) -- The White Sox have reinstated third baseman Conor Gillaspie from the paternity leave list.
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Confetti Raining Down, Blackhawks Parade Begins
CHICAGO (AP) -- The confetti is raining down on members of the Chicago Blackhawks as a parade honoring the Stanley Cup champions gets under way.
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Cubs Get Approval For Some Wrigley Renovations
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have been cleared to move forward with their $500 million renovation of Wrigley Field - except for the large video screen that the team's chairman says is an essential element.
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Local Sports 6/27/13
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Serena Williams Easily Reaches Wimbledon 3rd Round
LONDON (AP)--Five-time champion Serena Williams avoided the kind of early upset that has sent many top players tumbling out of Wimbledon, beating Caroline Garcia 6-3, 6-2 on Thursday to reach the third round.
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Blues Re-Sign Shattenkirk, Berglund
ST. LOUIS (AP)--The St. Louis Blues re-signed defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk to a four-year contract Wednesday, and reached a one-year deal with center Patrik Berglund.
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Feldman, Rizzo Lead Cubs to 5-4 Win Over Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Scott Feldman pitched six solid innings, Anthony Rizzo had a key two-run single and the Chicago Cubs held on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Wednesday night.
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Huston Astros Hold on for 4-3 Win Over St. Louis
HOUSTON (AP)--Erik Bedard pitched six effective innings and the Houston Astros used a four-run fourth inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on Wednesday night.
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Marcum Gets 1st Win, Mets Top White Sox 3-0
CHICAGO (AP)--Shaun Marcum pitched eight shutout innings for his first win of the season, and Eric Young Jr. had three hits and drove in a run to lead the New York Mets to a 3-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
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Local Sports 6/26/13
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Suburban Mayor Invites Cubs to Move to his Town
TINLEY PARK, Ill. (AP)--A suburban Chicago community that's in decidedly White Sox country is making a pitch to be the home of the Cubs.
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Cards End 3-Game Skid with 13-5 Win Over Astros
HOUSTON (AP)--Allen Craig homered and had a season-high four hits with three RBIs, and Carlos Beltran and David Freese both added a homer as the St. Louis Cardinals got back on track by rolling to a 13-5 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
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Ramirez Lifts White Sox to 5-4 Win over Mets
CHICAGO (AP)--Alexei Ramirez singled in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth after Chicago committed a costly error in the top half of the inning, and Chris Sale struck out 13 batters in eight innings to lead the White Sox over the New York Mets 5-4 on Tuesday night.
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Weeks Homers Twice as Brewers Beat Cubs 9-3
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Rickie Weeks homered twice and drove in four runs Tuesday night as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 9-3.
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Local Sports 6/25/13
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Partying with Fans, Blackhawks Show off Cup
CHICAGO (AP)--The party goes on for the Chicago Blackhawks.
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Roy Perry Leads PGA Professional
SUNRIVER, Ore. (AP)--Rod Perry shot an even-par 72 in rainy conditions Monday at Sunriver Resort to take the second-round lead in the PGA Professional National Championship.
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Illinois State Kicks Guard Allen off Team
NORMAL, Ill. (AP)--Illinois State basketball coach Dan Muller has kicked senior guard Bryant Allen off the basketball team for an unspecified team-rules violation.
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Local Sports 6/24/13
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Game 6 Scenarios Familiar to Both Boston, Chicago
The Chicago Blackhawks are one victory from their second Stanley Cup title in four seasons. The Boston Bruins need a win to avoid elimination, not to mention the bitter experience of seeing someone else celebrate winning the Stanley Cup on their ice.
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Rangers Beat Cardinals 2-1 Sweep 3-Game Series
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Ian Kinsler singled in the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning after the Rangers knocked 10-game winner Adam Wainwright out of the game, and Texas completed a soggy three-game sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals with a 2-1 victory Sunday night.
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Sweeney Had 6 RIBs in Cubs' 14-6 Win Over Astros
CHICAGO (AP)--Ryan Sweeney had a career-high six RBIs, including a three-run homer, and the Chicago Cubs routed the Houston Astros 14-6 on Sunday.
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