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Cardinals Acquire Furcal From Dodgers For Prospect
St. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired shortstop Rafael Furcal from the Los Angeles in exchange for a minor league prospect, fortifying their infield.
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UI Football Player Suspended Indefinitely
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois football coach Ron Zook says junior linebacker Ashante Williams has been suspended indefinitely following a violation of team rules.
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Cardinals Overcome Early Deficit to Rout Cubs
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Albert Pujols and David Freese each homered and Ryan Theriot added four hits and three RBIs on Saturday to help the St. Louis Cardinals overcome a five-run deficit in a 13-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs.
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Lester Hurls Red Sox Past White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jon Lester pitched eight strong innings Saturday night and the Boston Red Sox got homers from Adrian Gonzalez and Kevin Youkilis and three RBIs from Marco Scutaro in a 10-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox.
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Kreutz Might Be On Way Out of Chicago
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- Six-time Pro Bowl center Olin Kreutz could be on his way out of Chicago after 13 seasons with the Bears because contract negotiations are going nowhere.
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Garza Takes Over as Bears Center
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- As negotiations with veteran free agent Olin Kreutz dragged on, Roberto Garza was getting ready to take over at center -- at least for the next few days.
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Rams Close to Deal With Quinn
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams were closing in on a contract with first-round pick Robert Quinn, a defensive end who changed agents recently.
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Rams Sign Sims-Walker to 1-Year Deal
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with wide receiver Mike Sims-Walker, signing a target for Sam Bradford.
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Keselowski Wins Kroger 200
CLERMONT, Ind. (AP) -- Brad Keselowski stayed close to the leaders and then ran strong in the two green-white-checkered laps at the end to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series Kroger 200 on Saturday night.
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David Ragan Wins Pole at Indianapolis
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- David Ragan has won the pole for the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
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AP Source: NFL Player Union Has Votes to Recertify
A person with direct knowledge of the number of votes cast has told The Associated Press that there enough votes from NFL players to recertify the union.
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Pujols Reaches 2000 Hit Mark in Cardinals Victory
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Albert Pujols got his 2,000th hit and Edwin Jackson pitched seven innings in his debut with St. Louis, lifting the Cardinals to a 9-2 win Friday over the Chicago Cubs.
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Pujols Gets 2000th Hit of Career
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Albert Pujols got the 2,000th hit of his career, doubling down the third-base line in the eighth inning of the St. Louis Cardinals' game against the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
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Berkman Sits Out Again for Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- All-Star slugger Lance Berkman is out of the lineup again for the St. Louis Cardinals in the opener of a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs.
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Floyd, Pierzynski Pace White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Gavin Floyd outpitched Tim Wakefield, A.J. Pierzynski hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Boston Red Sox 3-1 on Friday night.
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Cutler Shrugs Off Cricitism
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- No stranger to criticism, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler wasn't sure how to react to the barrage that hit him during the NFC championship game.
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Bears Agree to Deals With Williams, Gholston
CHICAGO (AP) -- Wide receiver Roy Williams and defensive lineman Vernon Gholston have agreed to deals with the Chicago Bears.
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Clemens Accuses Prosecutors of Provoking Mistrial
WASHINGTON (AP)--Former baseball star Roger Clemens is asking a judge to throw out his indictment on charges of lying to Congress and prevent him from being tried a second time.

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Rams Agree to Terms with 24 Players
ST. LOUIS (AP)--The St. Louis Rams said Friday they have agreed to terms with 24 college free agents, including Texas Tech quarterback Taylor Potts and two Illinois players, cornerback Travon Bellamy and offensive tackle Randall Hunt.
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Bears Sign Paea, Conte
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Bears have locked in two more draft picks, agreeing to four-year deals with defensive tackle Stephen Paea and safety Chris Conte.
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Bears Trade TE Olsen to Panthers
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Bears have traded tight end Greg Olsen to the Carolina Panthers for an undisclosed 2012 draft pick.
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Rodriguez, Astros Stifle Cardinals, 5-3
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Wandy Rodriguez pitched seven innings and retired the last 13 batters he faced and Jason Bourgeois hit a tiebreaking double in the fifth inning to lead the Houston Astros to a 5-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.
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Woods to End 3-month Layoff at Firestone
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP)--Tiger Woods returns to golf next week at the Bridgestone Invitational, ending an 11-week break to heal injuries to his left leg.
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Braun Homers to Lead Brewers to 4-2 Win Over Cubs
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Ryan Braun had three hits, including a home run, to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a series sweep with a 4-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday.
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Cardinals Trade Rasmus for Pitchers Jackson, Dotel
ST. LOUIS (AP)--The St. Louis Cardinals have traded outfielder Colby Rasmus and three other players in a three-team deal that gives them pitchers Edwin Jackson, Octavio Dotel and Marc Rzepczynski.
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Bears Sign Enderle, Thomas
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--The Chicago Bears have signed two of their draft picks, agreeing to four-year deals with quarterback Nathan Enderle and linebacker J.T. Thomas.
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White Sox Get Pitchers in Trade With Blue Jays
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago White Sox traded starting pitcher Edwin Jackson and utility player Mark Teahen to the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for reliever Jason Frasor and pitching prospect Zach Stewart.
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Verlander Gets 14th Win for Tigers
CHICAGO (AP)--Justin Verlander got his 14th win and Wilson Betemit had a two-out, go-ahead single in the eighth inning Tuesday night as the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 5-4 and increased their lead in the AL Central.
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Braun, McGehee, Bullpen Lifts Brewers Over Cubs
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Ryan Braun doubled in a run, former Cubs prospect Casey McGehee added a two-run triple and the Brewers bullpen tossed four scoreless innings to lift Milwaukee to a 3-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
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Pujols' Homer Lifts Cards
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Albert Pujols got the St. Louis Cardinals off to a quick start with a two-run first inning homer.
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