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2 Men Charged with Stealing Signed Bats at Wrigley
CHICAGO (AP)--Two men have been charged with stealing baseball bats from Wrigley Field that were autographed by Alfonso Soriano and Ernie Banks.
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Jackson Helps Cubs Beat Brewers 6-1
CHICAGO (AP)--Edwin Jackson pitched eight solid innings, David DeJesus drove in three runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Wednesday night to salvage the finale of the four-game series.
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Santana Homers in 10th, Indians Top White Sox 6-5
CLEVELAND (AP)--Carlos Santana's leadoff home run in the 10th inning gave the Cleveland Indians their seventh straight win, a 6-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
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Pirates Slip by Cardinals 5-4 for 4th Straight Win
PITTSBURGH (AP)--Russell Martin drove home Neal Walker with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Wednesday night.
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Local Sports 7/31/13
Here's a look at your local sports
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NW Ind. Corn Mazes Honoring Stanley Cup Champions
HOBART, Ind. (AP)--A tribute to the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks is emerging in a northwestern Indiana corn field.
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Bianchi's Single Gives Brewers DH Sweep of Cubs
CHICAGO (AP)--Jeff Bianchi delivered a two-run single off shortstop Starlin Castro's glove with two out in the ninth to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs and a day-night doubleheader sweep on Tuesday.
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Pirates Drill Cardinals 6-0 to Sweep Doubleheader
PITTSBURGH (AP)--Andrew McCutchen clubbed his 15th homer of the season and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a doubleheader sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals with 6-0 victory on Tuesday night.
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Cardinals C. Yadier Molina Leaves with Knee Strain
PITTSBURGH (AP)--St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina left Tuesday night's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates with a strained right knee.
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Indians Rally to Beat White Sox 7-4
CLEVELAND (AP)--Pinch-hitter Ryan Raburn's two-run single in the eighth inning rallied the Cleveland Indians to their sixth straight win, 7-4 over the freefalling Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.
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Pirates Crush Cardinals
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Francisco Liriano allowed one run over seven dominant innings, Pedro Alvarez hit his NL-leading 27th home run and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-2 Monday night.
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Brewers Score 5 in 9th to End Cubs' 3-Game Streak
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Gomez broke a scoreless tie in the ninth inning with an RBI single and Jeff Bianchi added a two-run double to lift the Milwaukee Brewers over the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Monday night.
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Pinch-Hit Homer Gives Indians Win Over White Sox
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Pinch-hitter Jason Giambi homered over the center field wall leading off the ninth inning to give the Cleveland Indians their fifth straight win, 3-2 over the Chicago White Sox.
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Peavy Bracing for Possible Trade
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Jake Peavy is prepared to make his next start -- for the White Sox or anyone else.
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Rays Acquire RHP Crain from White Sox
BOSTON (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired reliever Jesse Crain in a trade with the Chicago White Sox, bolstering their bullpen for the stretch run in the competitive AL East.
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No Lovie, Urlacher as Bears Defense Returns
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- Veterans Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman are leading the Chicago Bears defense through a leadership transition.
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Rams' Saffold Adjusting to Life at Right Tackle
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rodger Saffold was the St. Louis Rams' left tackle his first three NFL seasons, wearing his boyhood idol Orlando Pace's No. 76 jersey and leading the protection package for Sam Bradford.
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NDSU Unanimous Pick as Missouri Valley Football Champion
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota State University is the unanimous pick to repeat as Missouri Valley Football Conference champion.
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Local Sports 7/29/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Heyward's Homer Helps Braves Sweep Cardinals, 5-2
ATLANTA (AP)--Jason Heyward homered and drove in two runs to help the Atlanta Braves beat St. Louis 5-2 on Sunday night, capping their first three-game sweep of the Cardinals at home in 10 years.
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Wood Pitches, Hits Bubs to 2-1 Victory Over Giants
SAN FRANCISCO (AP)--Travis Wood homered and pitched four-hit ball over seven innings in helping the Chicago Cubs complete a three-game sweep in San Francisco for the first time in 20 years, beating the Giants 2-1 Sunday.
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Royals Beat White Sox 4-2 for 6th Straight Win
CHICAGO (AP)--Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 4-2 on Sunday for their sixth consecutive victory.
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Schierholtz's HR in 9th Lifts Cubs Over Giants 1-0
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Nate Schierholtz homered off former teammate Sergio Romo with one out in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 1-0 win over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.
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Davis Outpitches Sale as Royals Beat White Sox 1-0
CHICAGO (AP) -- Wade Davis pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox 1-0 Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory.
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Teheran, Simmons Lift Braves Past Cards 2-0
ATLANTA (AP) -- Andrelton Simmons hit a two-run double in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves, boosted by Julio Teheran's sharp outing, beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 Saturday in a matchup of NL division leaders.
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Cubs Rally Past Giants 3-2
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Julio Borbon and Junior Lake scored on an error by San Francisco first baseman Brandon Belt in the ninth inning and the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 3-2 win over the Giants on Friday night.
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Shields Shuts Down White Sox, Royals Win 5-1
CHICAGO (AP) -- James Shields tossed seven shutout innings and rookie David Lough homered and drove in another run to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 5-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
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Mike Minor Sharp as Braves Top Cardinals, 4-1
ATLANTA (AP) -- Mike Minor allowed only one run to give Atlanta's depleted rotation a lift, Jason Heyward homered, and the Braves beat Adam Wainwright and the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1 in a matchup of division leaders on Friday night.
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Trestman Era Begins With Fast Start For Bears
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- Marc Trestman is off to a fast start with the Chicago Bears.
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Blackhawks Announce 3-yr Extension for Quenneville
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks and coach Joel Quenneville have agreed to a three-year contract extension that keeps him with the Stanley Cup champions through the 2016-17 season.
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