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Phegley's Slam Leads White Sox Over Tigers 6-3
DETROIT (AP)--Joshua Phegley's sixth-inning grand slam gave Chris Sale some long-awaited run support, and Chicago went on to beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 on Thursday in a game that included a bench-clearing altercation shortly after the White Sox took the lead.
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Sailors Prepare for 105th Annual Race to Mackinac
CHICAGO (AP)--Thousands of sailors are getting ready for this weekend's Race to Mackinac, a 333-mile sailboat race across Lake Michigan.
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Jacson, Rizzo Lead Cubs Over Cardinals 3-0
CHICAGO (AP)--Edwin Jackson earned his third straight win, combining with four relievers on a four-hitter, and Anthony Rizzo drove in all the runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.
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Local Sports 7/11/13
Local sports schedule for Thursday.
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Stricker the Man to Beat at John Deere Classic
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Steve Stricker might be the only golfer on the PGA Tour who isn't peeking ahead to Muirfield and next week's British Open.
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Carpenter, Holliday Lift Cardinals Over Astros
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Matt Carpenter hit a two-run home run and Matt Holliday drove in two with a two-out hit to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Houston Astros 5-4 on Wednesday night.
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Carpenter Set for Minor League Rehab
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter is set to make his first minor league rehabilitation start next week.
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Angels Rout Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Josh Hamilton hit two home runs, Albert Pujols also connected and the Los Angeles went deep a season-high five times in a 13-2 rout of the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
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City Commission to Consider Huge Signs at Wrigley
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago's Landmarks Commission is set to consider the most hotly-debated part of the Cubs' $500 million plan to renovate Wrigley Field.
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AP Sources: Cubs. #2 Pick Bryant Agree to Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- Two people familiar with the situation say the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a deal with No. 2 draft pick Kris Bryant for the slot signing bonus of around $6.7 million.
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Fielder, Tigers Beat White Sox
DETROIT (AP) -- Prince Fielder homered, Rick Porcello pitched six solid innings and the Detroit Tigers bounced back Wednesday night with an 8-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox.
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Bulls Waive Hamilton
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls have waived veteran guard Richard Hamilton, as expected.
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Bulls Sign Dunleavy to 2-Year Deal
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls have signed free-agent forward Mike Dunleavy to a two-year deal.
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Blues, Oilers Make Trade
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- The St. Louis Blues have trade David Perron to the Edmonton Oilers for Magnus Paajarvi and a 2014 second-round draft pick.
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Local Sports 7/10/13
Here's a look at today's local Sport Schedule
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Rios Ties AL Mark with 6 Hits in White Sox's Win
DETROIT (AP)--Alex Rios tied an American League mark with six hits in a nine-inning game and Adam Dunn hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Justin Verlander in the eighth to lift the Chicago White Sox to an 11-4 win over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.
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Soriano Leads Cubs' Barrage in 7-2 Win Over Angels
CHICAGO (AP)--Alfonso Soriano hit two of the Cubs' season high five home runs and Travis Wood earned his first win in nearly six weeks in Chicago's 7-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
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Wainwright Wins 12th in Cards' 9-5 Win over Astros
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Adam Wainwright picked up his National League-tying 12th win with seven scoreless innings and Matt Holliday hit his team-high 13th home run to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 9-5 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
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Bulls Confirm Agreement with Mike Dunleavy
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Bulls have confirmed they they've reached a contract agreement with veteran forward Mike Dunleavy.
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Local Sports 7/9/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Garza, Soriano Lead Cubs Over White Sox 8-2
CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Garza pitched seven strong innings, Alfonso Soriano homered and scored four runs, and the Chicago Cubs pulled away late to beat the White Sox 8-2 on Monday night.
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2 Versions of H.W. Bush Baseball Cards Confirmed
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- Baseball cards depicting George H. W. Bush as a Yale first baseman have sold for thousands of dollars since they were specially produced in 1990. But experts now believe they were not part of the set presented to the president.
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Local Sports 7/8/13
Galesburg's American Legion Team Gets Time Off
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Lynn Wins 11th, Cards Beat Marlins
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Lance Lynn outpitched Marlins All-Star Jose Fernandez for his 11th win and Matt Holliday homered for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory that wrapped up a three-game sweep Sunday.
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Molina Says Knee Injury Minor
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina believes a little rest is all he needs after an MRI exam on his right knee showed only inflammation. He's hopeful of being back in the lineup on Tuesday.
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Navarro Lifts Cubs to Victory Over Pirates
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pinch hitter Dioner Navarro had a game-ending sacrifice fly in the 11th inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
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Price Helps Rays Sweep White Sox
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- David Price went the distance to win his second straight start since returning from an injury as the Tampa Bay Rays completed a three-game sweep by beating the Chicago White Sox 3-1 Sunday.
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Chicago Sky Rout Liberty
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Elena Delle Donne scored 20 points and Epiphanny Prince added 18 to help the Chicago Sky rout the New York Liberty 93-64 on Sunday.
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NASCAR Plate Racing Yields Yet Another Dramatic Finish
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- There's one certainty about racing at NASCAR's most unpredictable tracks: a chaotic ending.
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Cardinals Beat Marlins on Stanton Error
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jon Jay scored from first on right fielder Giancarlo Stanton's throwing error on Shane Robinson's single with two outs in the ninth inning, giving the St. Louis Cardinals a 5-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday.
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