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Royals Rally in Eighth to Beat White Sox 7-6
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)--The Kansas City Royals took advantage of a pair of errors by the Chicago White Sox to score three times in the eighth inning Sunday and rally for a 7-6 win that avoided a three-game sweep.
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Cruz Gets Big Hit Again, Rangers beat Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Nelson Cruz got the decisive hit for the second straight game with a two-run homer in the third inning and Martin Perez prevailed in a matchup of rookie starters as the Texas Rangers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Saturday night.
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Soderberg Active For Bruins in Stanley Cup Game 5
CHICAGO (AP) -- Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien has made a lineup change for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals, inserting rookie Carl Soderberg and scratching Kaspars Daugavins.
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Cedeno, Martinez Lead Astros Past Cubs 4-3
CHICAGO (AP) -- Ronny Cedeno's squeeze bunt scored Justin Maxwell with the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning to lead the Houston Astros over the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Saturday.
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White Sox Roll To 9-1 Win Over Punchless Royals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Hector Santiago shut down the Royals' punchless offense for a career-best eight innings, and the Chicago White Sox roughed up Kansas City starter Jeremy Guthrie in a 9-1 rout Friday night.
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Garza Pitches Into 9th, Cubs Beat Astros 3-1
CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Garza pitched into the ninth inning and Anthony Rizzo hit his first home run since May 18 to lead the Chicago Cubs over the Houston Astros 3-1 on Friday after a rain delay that lasted more than 3 hours.
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Berkman Expects To Sit In Series Against Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Lance Berkman doesn't expect to get much, if any, action in the Rangers' interleague series against the Cardinals while getting time off for rest and knee soreness.
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Local Sports 6/21/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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ISU Stadium Construction Continues in Normal
NORMAL, Ill. (AP)--Illinois State University officials say the $26 million renovation of Hancock Stadium will be mostly complete in time for the Redbirds' home opener in late September.
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Lynn Ties NL with 10th Win as Cards Top Cubs
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Lance Lynn earned his 10th victory to tie for the NL lead, Matt Holliday homered and drove in two runs, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Thursday night.
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Carpenter Rehab Stopped by Lower Back Injury
ST. LOUIS (AP)--St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter's rehab has been put on hold after he injured his lower back in a bullpen session.
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Power Surge by Twins Fuels 8-4 Win Over White Sox
MINNEAPOLIS (AP)--Brian Dozier's two-run homer for Minnesota was one of a career-high four long balls hit off Chicago starter John Danks, and the Twins finished their first three-game sweep of the season and their first over White Sox in three years with an 8-4 victory on Thursday.
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High-Scoring Games 4 Flips Scripts on Stanley Cup
CHICAGO (AP)--There were breakaways, rebounds, long slap shots and tips. The result was 11 goals in all, coming from all over the ice.
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Local Sports 6/20/13
Here's a look at your local sports
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Rejuvenated Blackhawks Tie Series 2-2 with OT Win
BOSTON (AP)--The Chicago Blackhawks shifted from flat to frenzied, then tied the Stanley Cup finals with a hard-fought overtime win over the Boston Bruins in a free-flowing Game 4.
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Molina, Westbrook Lead Cardinals Over Cubs 4-1
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Yadier Molina hit his fifth home run and Jake Westbrook pitched seven innings of two-hit ball in the St. Louis Cardinals' 4-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Wednesday night.
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Morneau Homers for Twins in 7-4 Win Over White Sox
MINNEAPOLIS (AP)--Justin Morneau homered for the first time in almost two months, a two-run shot that helped the Minnesota Twins to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra Play Blackhawks Theme
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Blackhawks are getting support for their Stanley Cup bid from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
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Local Sports 6/19/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Mauer, Doumit Lead Twins Over White Sox
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Ryan Doumit hit a go-ahead double in the eighth inning, leading the Minnesota Twins over the Chicago White Sox 7-5 on Tuesday night.
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Samardzija Pitches Cubs Past Cardinals 4-2
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Ryan Sweeney and Cody Ransom hit back-to-back homers in a four-run first inning and that was plenty for Jeff Samardzija, who pitched the Chicago Cubs over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 Tuesday night.
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Local Sports 6/18/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Illinois Makes Lunt Transfer Official
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois coach Tim Beckman says quarterback Wes Lunt's transfer from Oklahoma State is official.
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Viciedo's Triple Leads White Sox Over Astros 4-2
HOUSTON (AP) -- Dayan Viciedo's bases-loaded triple in a four-run sixth inning sent the Chicago White Sox to a 4-2 win over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
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Miller, Molina Lead Cardinals To Victory
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rookie Shelby Miller pitched five shutout innings and Yadier Molina had a two-run double to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
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Local Sports 6/17/13
Monday's local sports schedule and other news.
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Blackhawks Try to Regain Momentum in Boston
BOSTON (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks are in Boston hoping to find the momentum they lost in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup finals.
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Marlins Beat Cardinals
MIAMI (AP) -- Ricky Nolasco allowed one run and three hits in seven innings Sunday to help the Miami Marlins take the rubber game of their three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals, 7-2.
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Mets Startle Cubs Thanks to 4-Run 9th
NEW YORK (AP) -- Kirk Nieuwenhuis hit a three-run homer that capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets salvaged what had been shaping up as another sorry afternoon, startling the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Sunday.
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Astros Beat White Sox, Win 4th Straight
HOUSTON (AP) -- Jason Castro homered for the second straight game and Matt Dominguez hit a three-run double to help the Houston Astros to their fourth straight win, 5-4, over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.
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