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Holiday's Slam Caps Cardinals' Big 10th Inning
CINCINNATI (AP)--Matt Holliday's grand slam capped a seven-run 10th inning to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-4 on Sunday night.
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Bears Trade Carimi to Tampa Bay
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Bears say they have agreed to trade former first-round draft pick Gabe Carimi to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
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Stanley Cup Finals Offer Something for Everyone
CHICAGO (AP)--The Stanley Cup finals kick off when the Chicago Blackhawks host the Boston Bruins in the series opener on Wednesday night.
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Ransom, Jackson Send Cubs to 4-1 Win Over Pirates
CHICAGO (AP)--Cody Ransom hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the seventh inning and Edwin Jackson pitched the Chicago Cubs to a 4-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
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Rios, Flowers Homer as White Sox Beat Oakland 4-2
CHICAGO (AP)--Alex Rios and Tyler Flowers homered, Hector Santiago pitched into the seventh inning and the Chicago White Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Sunday to salvage a split of their four-game series.
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Local Sports 6/9/13
Saturday's results and Sunday's schedule.
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Kane Hat Trick Sends Blackhawks to Cup Finals
CHICAGO (AP) -- Patrick Kane scored his third goal of the game 11:40 into the second overtime period and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the defending champion Los Angeles Kings 4-3 to advance to the Stanley Cup finals on Saturday night.
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Latos Pitches Reds to 4-2 Win Over Cardinals
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Mat Latos turned in seven solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds broke out of their slump with a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.
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Pirates' Burnett Shuts Down Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- A.J. Burnett pitched into the ninth inning and Pedro Alvarez and Russell Martin homered to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
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Danks Gets 1st Win, White Sox Beat Athletics
CHICAGO (AP) -- John Danks pitched three-hit ball over eight innings for his first victory in more than a year, and the Chicago White Sox won for just the second time in 12 games, beating the surging Oakland Athletics 4-1 on Saturday.
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Marathon Victim Throws Out 1st Pitch for White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- A victim of the Boston Marathon bombings has thrown out the first pitch at a Chicago White Sox game, thanks to an assist from the Oval Office.
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Stewart Hopes to Build Off 1st Victory at Pocono
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- Tony Stewart is suddenly in the thick of the Chase race.
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NASCAR Nationwide Race Postponed Until Sunday
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) -- The NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway has been postponed until 10 a.m. CDT Sunday because of rain.
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Local Sports 6/8/18
Saturday's Local Sports schedule.
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Blackhawks Look to Close Out Kings in Game 5
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks are quite familiar with the dire situation the Los Angeles Kings have fallen into. After all, they were in the same hole one round ago.
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Wainwright Gets 9th Win as Cardinals Pound Reds
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Adam Wainwright pitched seven innings for his ninth win, and every Cardinals starter had a hit in a 9-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night that gave St. Louis a four-game lead in the NL Central, its biggest of the season.
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Pirates Beat Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Francisco Liriano pitched two-hit ball over seven innings and the Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 Friday for their major league-leading 10th shutout, matching Pittsburgh's total for all of last season.
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Grand Slam Leads A's Over White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Josh Donaldson hit his first career grand slam, Josh Reddick made a homer-saving catch in the ninth inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied from a three-run deficit Friday night for a 4-3 victory over Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox.
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Illinois Baseball Coach Looking at New Contract
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois baseball coach Dan Hartleb says he and Athletic Director Mike Thomas are discussing a new deal that would keep the longtime coach in Champaign.
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Morning Kickoff Set for Cincinnati at Illinois
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois says it will kick off its Sept. 7 football game against Cincinnati at 11 a.m.
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Ex-White Sox Scout Sentenced in Kickback Scheme
CHICAGO (AP) -- A federal judge has sentenced a former Chicago White Sox scout to a year and a day in prison for scheming to collect kickbacks from Latin American players the team had signed.
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Silver Stars Beat Sky
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Danielle Robinson had 18 points and seven assists and the San Antonio Silver Stars rolled to an 81-69 victory Friday night, handing heralded rookie Elena Delle Donne and the Chicago Sky their first loss.
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NASCAR Remains Ratings Winner on Fox
(AP) -- NASCAR remains a ratings winner for Fox.
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Local Sports 6/5/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Rizzo Hits 3-Run Double in 10th, Cubs Beat Angels
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP)--Anthony Rizzo hit a three-run double in the 10th inning and the Chicago Cubs overcame a pair of homers by Mark Trumbo to beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-6 Wednesday.
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Chicago Snaps Skid, Beat Seattle 7-5 in 16
SEATTLE (AP)--Alejandro De Aza and Alex Rios each had an RBI single in the 16th inning, and the Chicago White Sox snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday.
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Chicago's Keith Suspended for Gm 4 of West Finals
LOS ANGELES (AP)--Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith will miss Game 4 of the Western Conference finals Thursday under a one-game suspension for high-sticking Los Angeles' Jeff Carter.
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Jake Peavy Out 4-6 Weeks for White Sox
SEATTLE (AP)--Jake Peavy will miss at least the next four to six weeks after an MRI revealed the Chicago White Sox starter has a non-displaced rib fracture on the left side of his chest.
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Local Sports 6/5/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Pujols' 2-Run HR in 8th Lifts Angels Over Cubs 4-3
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP)--Albert Pujols hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and drove in three runs, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
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