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CSC Men's Soccer Adds Two Kewaneeans to Roster
Carl Sandburg College men's soccer head coach Jim Carothers has announced the signing of Josh Engelbrecht and Brad Aman, both from Kewanee, to the 2010 roster.
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Bennewitz Returns to Play-By-Play for WGIL
A familiar voice is set to return for Silver Streaks sports on WGIL.
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Healthy Stricker Eager to Defend at Deere Classic
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Steve Stricker is well rested, pain free and ready to defend his title at the John Deere Classic.
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Rockies Rally Again to Beat Cards
DENVER (AP) -- Chris Iannetta hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Colorado Rockies pulled off another late rally against St. Louis, beating the Cardinals 8-7 Wednesday night.
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St. Louis Recalls MacLane
DENVER (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals recalled right-handed pitcher Evan MacLane from Triple A Memphis on Wednesday.
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Garcia, White Sox Beat Angels for 4th Straight Win
CHICAGO (AP) -- Freddy Garcia pitched six solid innings, Paul Konerko hit a two-run double and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-2 on a wet Wednesday night for their fourth straight victory.
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Peavy on DL With Muscle Tear
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago White Sox right-hander Jake Peavy has been put on the 15-day disabled list with a detached muscle in the back of his right shoulder.
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Mesa Mayor: Cubs Site Search Wide Open
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Williams-Gateway, downtown and the westside are some of the Mesa sites that could become the new spring training home for the Chicago Cubs over the next 30 years.
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Cubs Beat Arizona 8-3 For First Sweet at Chase
PHOENIX (AP) -- Aramis Ramirez hit a three-run homer, Ryan Dempster labored through five innings and the Chicago Cubs earned their first three-game sweep at Chase Field with an 8-3 win over the free-swinging Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night.
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Soriano Out After Being Hit By Pitch
PHOENIX (AP) -- Chicago Cubs left fielder Alfonso Soriano has left a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after being struck on the left elbow by a pitch.
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Cubs RHP Out With Shoulder Injury
PHOENIX (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have placed right-hander Brian Schlitter on the 15-day disabled list with a shoulder impingement and recalled righty Mitch Atkins from Triple-A Iowa.
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Cubs Struggling and It's Not Just Zambrano
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Zambrano's meltown last month is just one of the problems facing the Chicago Cubs as they head to the All-Star break.
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Obama Still Wants LeBron to Go to the Bulls
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House says Barack Obama is still hoping basketball star LeBron James will be wearing a Chicago Bulls jersey next season.
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AP Source: Boozer Agrees to Deal With Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the negotiations says Carlos Boozer is headed to the Chicago Bulls.
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Jimmy Johnson Becomes a Father
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson is a father, and it won't interfere with his racing schedule.
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Knight Returning to Indiana for Charity Roast
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) -- Former Indiana players Isiah Thomas and Steve Alford are among the celebrities set to roast Bob Knight during a charity event.
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Bennewitz Returns to Mic for WGIL
FIRST REPORTED 6:22am 7/8/10 Longtime former WGIL Sports Director/News Anchor Brad Bennewitz will return to the mic for Galesburg Radio 14.
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Post 285 Scores Nearly 30 Runs in 2 Victories
The Galesburg Legion baseball team took advantage of 14 walks and 7 wild pitches by Brimfield hurlers to take the nightcap of a doubleheader Tuesday at Sundburg Field.
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Report: ESPN to Air LeBron's Decision Thursday
(AP) -- ESPN is reporting that LeBron James will announce his NBA plans on its network Thursday night at 9 p.m. in an hourlong special.
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Rockies Rally for 9 in 9th for Win Over Cards
DENVER (AP) -- Seth Smith's three-run homer off Ryan Franklin with two outs in the ninth capped a nine-run rally as the Colorado Rockies stunned the St. Louis Cardinals 12-9 on Tuesday night.
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Ramirez's 2 HR's Help Silva, Cubs Beat D-Backs
PHOENIX (AP) -- Aramis Ramirez homered twice, Carlos Silva earned his first victory in five starts and the Chicago Cubs beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Tuesday night to clinch their first road series in 1 month.
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Jones Hits 399th Homer as White Sox Top Angels
CHICAGO (AP) -- Andruw Jones hit his 399th career home run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 despite losing starter Jake Peavy in the second inning because of an injury.
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Peavy Leaves Start With Back Strain
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox right-hander Jake Peavy left Tuesday night's start against the Los Angeles Angels in the second inning with a strained right back muscle.
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Quentin Out of Lineup for Sox/Angels
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox right fielder Carlos Quentin was out of Tuesday night's starting lineup against the Los Angeles Angels with a sore left knee.
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Indiana Holds off Chicago Sky Again
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Tamika Catchings scored 16 points and the Indiana Fever held on for their fourth straight win over Chicago with a 58-51 victory over the Sky on Tuesday night.
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Post 285 Defeats Geneseo
Galesburg Post 285 Legion baseball team improved to 22-4 for the season with a 13-9 victory over Geneseo Monday afternoon.
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Ex-Red Wings, Blackhawks Tough Guy Probert Dies
DETROIT (AP) -- Retired hockey enforcer Bob Probert, who played for the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks and struggled to overcome drinking problems, has died. He was 45.
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Cubs Overcome 9 Walks to Beat Diamondbacks
PHOENIX (AP) -- Starlin Castro and Geovany Soto drove in two runs each, Tom Gorzelanny worked around six walks in five innings and the Chicago Cubs struck out 12 in a 9-4 win over the still-struggling Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.
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Cubs Shuffle Bullpen
PHOENIX (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have shuffled their bullpen again, recalling right-hander Justin Berg from Triple-A Iowa and sending down righty Jeff Stevens.
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Zambrano to Start Workout Program This Week
PHOENIX (AP) -- Carlos Zambrano is expected to resume working sometime this week, though the Chicago Cubs aren't sure when he'll return to the team.
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