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Johnson Fails in Quest to Make History at Indy
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Jimmie Johnson's quest for a third straight Brickyard 400 title has been derailed by handling problems.
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American Born Runner Wins Bix 7
Ryan Hall of Mammoth Lakes, California was was the Quad Citiy Times Bix 7 winner.
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Cubs Win Again Over Cardinals
Rookies Tyler Colvin and Starlin Castro homered Saturday, helping the Cubs to a victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Senior British Open Results
Bernhard Langer is holding a three shot lead in the Senior British Open.
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Morgan Mastering the Master's
Morgan Pressel has a two-shot lead after three rounds of the LPGA's Evian Masters in France.
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Tour de France Nears End
Alberto Contador is set to win his third Tour de France title.
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Hannam Makes Come-From-Behind All-City Win
Gail Hannam is a repeat winner at this year's Galesburg Women's All-City Golf Tournament.
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Wells Pitches Cubs Past Cardinals
CHICAGO (AP) -- Alfonso Soriano hit a two-run homer and Randy Wells pitched seven shutout innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 5-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
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Buehrle, Quentin Lead White Sox Past A's
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Mark Buehrle pitched a four-hitter on the one-year anniversary of his perfect game and the Chicago White Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Friday night.
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Uecker Back in Booth After Heart Survery
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Bob Uecker is back in the booth with a fixed-up ticker. His sense of humor never changed.
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Lakers: Kobe Will Return From Knee Surgery By Camp
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers say Kobe Bryant recently underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.
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Scientist Criticizes HGH Testing for Minors
NEW YORK (AP) -- A scientist who has worked to develop a urine test for human growth hormone says the blood test baseball plans to use for minor leaguers can only detect the substance for 6 to 12 hours.
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Villenueve Back at Indy With Eye on Future
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Jacques Villeneuve was supposed to be in Europe this week working on a potential deal to return to Formula One next season.
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Hamlin Picks Up 2nd Quarter "Driver of the Year" Award
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Denny Hamlin has been honored as the second-quarter winner in Driver of the Year voting.
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Martin Has "No Roadmap" on Future
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- NASCAR veteran Mark Martin said Friday he has no idea what his future holds and calls speculation about where he'll be driving in 2011 "disrespectful."
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Bonds Trial Likely to Start Next Year
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- It appears Barry Bonds' long-running criminal case may not go to trial until next year.

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Galesburg Babe Ruth Team Wins, Gets Bye
Galesburg's 14-year-old team made short work of LaGrange in it's opening game of the Babe Ruth State Tournament Thursday night at Sundburg Field.
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Final Round of All-City Women's Tourney is Friday
The final round of the Galesburg Women's All-City Golf Tournament tees off Friday morning at Lake Bracken Country Club.
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Yet More Signings at CSC
Area student-athletes continue to make commitments for the fall at Carl Sandburg College.
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Phillies Beat Cardinals 2-0 in 11 Innings
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Placido Polanco homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies survived another poor offensive showing with a 2-0 victory that ended the St. Louis Cardinals' eight-game winning streak and averted a four-game sweep on Thursday.
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Man Admits Scam Involving Cardinals Tickets
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) -- A Nov. 5 sentencing hearing is scheduled for a southwestern Illinois man who's pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges tied to an online scam involving more than $100,000 worth of St. Louis Cardinals tickets.
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MLB Begins Testing for HGH in Minors
NEW YORK (AP) -- Major League Baseball has started random blood testing for human growth hormone in the minor leagues, the first professional sports league in the United States to take the aggressive step against doping.
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AP Source: Thomas Agreed to Contract With Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the negotiations says veteran forward Kurt Thomas has agreed to a one-year contract with the Chicago Bulls.
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Iowa State DB Investigated in Credit Card Case
AMES, Iowa (AP) -- Authorities say Iowa State defensive back David Sims is being investigated in connection with a stolen credit card, though no charges have been filed.
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Bulls Acquire Watson in Sign-and-Trade Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls have finalized a sign-and-trade deal with the Golden State Warriors for backup guard C.J. Watson.
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Childress Doesn't Know if Favre Will Play
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Vikings coach Brad Childress recently paid a visit to Brett Favre at his Mississippi home.
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Blackhawks Make Another Trade
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks have acquired center Jeff Taffe from the Florida Panthers in exchange for center Marty Reasoner.
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Keselowski Doesn't Mind Penalty for Edwards Flap
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Brad Keselowski doesn't mind NASCAR's decision to put him on probation for his latest altercation with Carl Edwards.
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Post 285 Season Ends at Moline
UPDATED 1:07pm 7/22/10 The post 285 Galesburg American Legion baseball team saw it's season end Thursday with a 7-2 loss to Rock Island at the Division 3 Tournament in Moline.
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Legion Loses At Day 1 of Tourney
Shaky defense cost the Galesburg Legion in their opening game of the 3rd Division Tournament Wednesday at Moline.
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