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GM Hasn't Made Decision on Trade Strategy
Chicago White Sox general manager Ken Williams says he's not sure what strategy he will use as the trade deadline nears at the end of the week.

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Buehrle, Quentin Lead White Sox Over Tigers 6-3
CHICAGO (AP)--Mark Buehrle pitched six innings and Carlos Quentin hit a bases-loaded double Monday night as the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 to pull within 3 games of first in the AL Central.
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Molina's Bat Paces Cardinals' 10-5 Win Over Astros
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Slow-footed catcher Yadier Molina was a triple shy of the cycle for the second time in three games and Kyle McClellan ended an eight-game victory drought in the St. Louis Cardinals' 10-5 win over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
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Lockout Over, NFL Confirms 5th London Game
LONDON (AP)--With the lockout over, the NFL will return to London for a fifth straight year.

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Bears in Better Spot Than Most Teams
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--The Chicago Bears are back.
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Players Vote to OK Deal to End NFL Lockout
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The NFL Players Association executive board and 32 team reps have voted unanimously to approve the terms of a deal to the end the 4 1/2-month lockout.
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Local Sports Roundup 7/25/11
Ripken Tourney continues, and Legion prepares for state.
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Pirate Snap Skip With Win Over Cards
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Xavier Paul scored on Chase d'Arnaud's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on Sunday.
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Cubs Sweep Astros on Pinch-Hit Single
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pinch-hitter Jeff Baker's game-winning single in the 10th inning helped Chicago complete its first three-game sweep at Wrigley Field in nearly two years as the Cubs beat the Houston Astros 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.
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Unearned Runs Help White Sox Beat Indians
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Edwin Jackson beat Cleveland for the ninth straight time after Indians rookie Ezequiel Carrera dropped an easy fly ball in center field to give the Chicago White Sox two runs in a 4-2 victory Sunday.
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Blyleven Thanks Mom, Late Dad at Hall Induction
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- Bert Blyleven has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and the first Dutch-born player to be enshrined thanked his late father and his 85-year-old mother for the drive and determination he needed to succeed.
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GM Pat Gillick Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- Pat Gillick, who won three World Series as a general manager, has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
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7/23 Cal Ripken 11-Year Old Tournament Scores and New Brackets
Click here to see final scores from Saturday's games, and download a bracket for the rest of the tournament.
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Cards Power Past Pirates Again
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Lance Berkman and Yadier Molina homered during St. Louis' five-run fifth inning, Jaime Garcia won his 10th game and the Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the second consecutive night, 9-1 on Saturday night.
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Wells Wins for First Time Since April
CHICAGO (AP) -- Randy Wells pitched six strong innings to earn his first win since April 4 and Geovany Soto added a solo shot and an RBI single in the eighth to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 victory over the major league-worst Houston Astros on Saturday afternoon.
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Rain Postpones White Sox at Indians
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Intermittent rain at Progressive Field has postponed the game between the Chicago White Sox and Cleveland Indians on Saturday night without a pitching being thrown.
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Players' Executive Committee to Meet Monday
NEW YORK (AP) -- A vote on a settlement to the lockout is what every NFL fan wants. Nobody is sure when that might happen.
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Edwards Races to Nationwide Victory
GLADEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Carl Edwards dominated the NASCAR Nationwide Series race Saturday night at Nashville Superspeedway.
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Local Sports Roundup 7/23/11
Post 285 Wins Title, Update on Cal Ripken Tournament
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Pujols Powers Cards Past Pirates
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Albert Pujols went 4 for 5 and homered for the second straight game to lead the St. Louis Cardinals past the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 Friday.
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Cubs Topple Astros
CHICAGO (AP) -- Aramis Ramirez and Alfonso Soriano hit fifth-inning homers and the Chicago Cubs beat the Houston Astros 4-2 on Friday.
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Floyd, Quentin Lead White Sox Past Indians
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Gavin Floyd allowed four hits over 7 2-3 innings and Carlos Quentin hit a three-run homer in the fifth to give the Chicago White Sox a 3-0 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.
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NFL Preseason, When It Begins, Could Look Ragged
NEW YORK (AP) -- While lawyers for NFL players and owners spend the weekend trying to put the lockout to rest, many fans are wondering when pro football will return.
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As NFL Lockout Drags On, Who's the Bad Guy?
NFL fans want their football. Some believe the owners tried to give it back to them, only to have the players balk.
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Canton Copes With Loss of Hall of Fame Game
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Workers assembled the metal framework for outdoor tents in the parking lot of the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Friday, getting ready for its big enshrinement weekend -- one that won't include a game for the first time in 45 years.
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Post 285 Wins 3rd Division Tourney
Galesburg Legion beat Rock Island one out of two to win the 3rd Division championship in Jerseyville.
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NFLPA Says it's Going Over Tentative Deal
WASHINGTON (AP)--NFL Players Association president Kevin Mawae says his group's leadership is discussing the terms of "the most recent written proposal'' from owners.

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Local Sports Roundup 7/21/11
Cal Ripken Tournament Ready for Galesburg, and a new assistant basketball coach at Knox College.
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NFL Cancels Hall of Fame Game
POSTED 6:35pm 7/21/11 COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the Hall of Fame game between St. Louis and Chicago has been canceled despite owners voting in favor of a tentative deal to end the lockout, pending player approval.
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NFL Owners Vote for Tentative Deal
UPDATED 6:32pm 7/21/11 COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) -- NFL owners have voted in favor of a tentative agreement to end the lockout, pending player approval.
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