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Rios, White Sox Batter Maholm, Braves in 10-6 Win
CHICAGO (AP)--Alex Rios hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, and Jake Peavy pitched six solid innings in his return from the disabled list to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 10-6 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.
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Samardzija Pitches Cubs Past Rockies 3-1
DENVER (AP)--Jeff Samardzija pitched effectively into the eighth inning and Anthony Rizzo doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh, leading the Chicago Cubs past the Colorado Rockies 3-1 Friday night.
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Westbrook's Pitching, Hitting Lead Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Jake Westbrook pitched 6 1-3 innings of two-run ball and contributed three hits, All-Star Matt Carpenter continued his strong season with three hits and three RBIs, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 9-6 on Friday night.
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McCann's 3-Run HR Lifts Braves Past White Sox 6-4
CHICAGO (AP)--Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to break open a tie game and the Atlanta Braves started the second half of the season with a 6-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
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Cubs Place OF Bogusevic on DL, Recall Lake
DENVER (AP)--The Chicago Cubs have placed outfielder Brian Bogusevic on the 15-day disabled list and recalled outfielder-infielder Junior Lake from Triple-A Iowa to fill his roster spot.
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White Sox Activate Peavy From DL
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago White Sox activated right-handed pitcher Jake Peavy from the disabled list Friday and could be about a week away from getting right-handed set-up man Jesse Crain back as well.
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Sunny Muirfield Showing Plenty of Bite at the Open
GULLANE, Scotland (AP)--Another sunny day along the Scottish coast. Another perilous test on the links of Muirfield.
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Wrigley Renovations Plan Clears Another Hurdle
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Cubs' planned $500 million renovation of Wrigley Field has won the approval of another city commission and the support of the local alderman _ all but assuring the project will go forward.
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Local Sports 7/18/13
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Oosthuizen Withdraws During British Open 1st Round
GULLANE, Scotland (AP)--Former champion Louis Oosthuizen has withdrawn from the British Open midway through his first round with an apparent injury.
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Mcllroy Searching for Help After a Fat 79
GULLANE, Scotland (AP)--Rory McIlroy is ready to get some help after a fat 42 on the back nine almost surely put him out of contention in the British Open barely after it began.
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Local Sports 7/17/13
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Kings Acquire F Carcillo from Blackhawks
LOS ANGELES (AP)--The Los Angeles Kings have acquired forward Daniel Carcillo in a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks.
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NIU Hires Wisconsin's Frazier as AD
Northern Illinois has hired Wisconsin deputy athletic director Sean Frazier to be its new athletic director.
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Local Sports 7/16/13
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Cespedes Steals Show From All-Stars, Wins HR Derby
NEW YORK (AP)--Yoenis Cespedes has won baseball's Home Run Derby, becoming the first player left out of the All-Star game to take home the crown.
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Chicago Open for Business Ahead of Trade Deadline
CHICAGO (AP)--Baseball's top teams are keeping a close eye on Chicago while they search for help down the stretch.
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Local Sports 7/15/13
Updated 7/15/13 5:30 p.m. Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Molina Powers Cardinals to 10-6 Win Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP)--Yadier Molina hit a three-run homer in St. Louis' four-run ninth inning, and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 10-6 on Sunday night in the majors' final game before the All-Star break.
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OF Gillespie Joins Chubs; RHP Rodriguez Let Go
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Cubs have added outfielder Cole Gillespie to their roster and designated reliever Henry Rodriguez for assignment.
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Mayberry Singles in 10th, Phillies Beat White Sox
PHILADELPHIA (AP)--John Mayberry Jr. hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies over the Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Sunday.
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Teenager Spieth is Youngest PGA Winner in 82 Years with John Deere Classic Win
POSTED 7:15pm 7/14/13 SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Nineteen-year-old Jordan Spieth outlasted David Hearn and Zach Johnson on the fifth hole of a playoff to win the John Deere Classic on Sunday, becoming the youngest winner on the PGA Tour in 82 years.
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Summerhays Grabs 2-Shot Lead at John Deere Classic
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Daniel Summerhays shot a 9-under 62 on Saturday for a two-stroke lead following third-round play at the John Deere Classic.
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White Sox Recall LHP Donnie Veal
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have called up left-hander Donnie Veal from Triple-A Charlotte.
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Johnson Keeps Share of Lead at John Deere Classic
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Defending champion Zach Johnson, Lucas Glover and rookie Patrick Reed are tied for the lead following second-round play Friday at the John Deere Classic.
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Beltran Has 3 Hits, Cards Beat Cubs 3-2
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Beltran had a forgettable 2,000th game in the majors on Thursday. His 2,001st might stay with him for a while.
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Red Sox Acquire Lefty Matt Thornton from White Sox
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox have acquired reliever Matt Thornton and cash from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for minor league outfielder Brandon Jacobs.
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Blackhawks Re-sign F Kruger to 2-Year Contract
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have re-signed forward Marcus Kruger to a two-year contract.
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Local Sports 7/12/13
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Johnson Tied for Lead at John Deere Classic
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Defending champion Zach Johnson shot a 7-under 64 and is tied with Camilo Villegas for the lead after Thursday's opening round of the John Deere Classic.
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