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Former DE Alex Brown to Retire as Bear
CHICAGO (AP) -- Former defensive end Alex Brown is officially retiring as a member of the Chicago Bears.
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Cutler, Fiance' Have Baby
NEW YORK (AP) -- Kristin Cavallari is a new mom.
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Rams Have Options to Ease Workload on RB Jackson
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams appear to have options in easing the workload on running back Steven Jackson.
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Football Player Dies After Collapsing at Practice
SPRING VALLEY, Ill. (AP) -- Grief counselors have been called in to help students at Hall High School deal with the death of one of the football players at the north-central Illinois school.
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Posey, Zito Lead Gians Past Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Buster Posey continued his second-half tear with a three-run homer, Barry Zito pitched 6 2/3 innings of two-run ball and the San Francisco Giants defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 Tuesday night.
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Padres Run Raley's Debut With Win Over Cubs
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Carlos Quentin hit a three-run homer, Ross Ohlendorf pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the San Diego Padres ruined Brooks Raley's major league debut Tuesday night with a 7-4 victory over the floundering Chicago Cubs.
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Chen Gets Win as Royals Beat White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Bruce Chen outpitched Jake Peavy for his first win in six weeks, Billy Butler hit his career-high 22nd homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Tuesday night.
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Illini Add Soldier Field Game Against Huskies
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois has added the University of Washington to its 2013 football schedule and will play the Huskies at Soldier Field in Chicago.
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Bears Sign DE Walker to 1-Year Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed defensive end Derek Walker to a one-year contract and waived offensive lineman Tyler Hendrickson.
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AP Source: Bulls Closing in on Deal with Teague
CHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Bulls were closing in on a contract with first-round draft pick Marquis Teague.
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Allmendinger Says He Tested Positive for ADHD Drug
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Suspended NASCAR driver AJ Allmendinger tells ESPN he tested positive for a prescription drug usually used to treat attention deficit disorder.
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Westbrook, Jay, Beltran Lead Cardinals Over Giants
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jake Westbrook threw six solid innings and Carlos Beltran hit his 26th home run as the St. Louis Cardinals beat Matt Cain and the San Francisco Giants 8-2 Monday night.
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4 Relievers Help Padres Beat Cubs
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Eric Stults and four relievers combined on a five-hitter, leading the San Diego Padres to a 2-0 win over the slumping Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
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Cubs Place Garza on DL
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Chicago Cubs right-hander Matt Garza has been placed on the 15-day disabled list and will be shut down "indefinitely," general manager Jed Hoyer said Monday.
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Konerko, Beckham Homer, White Sox Beat Royals
CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul Konerko and Gordon Beckham homered late, Chris Sale pitched eight solid innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Monday night.
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Danks Has Shoulder Surgery
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox pitcher John Danks has had left shoulder surgery, and Chicago says he should be ready for the start of spring training.
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Bears Sign WR Davis
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears signed receiver Rashied Davis to a one-year contract to replace the retired Devin Thomas.
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CB Fletcher Impressing Rams, So Far
EARTH CITY, Mo. (AP) -- New St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher admits he is not that familiar with veteran cornerback Bradley Fletcher.
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AP Source: Dodge to Pull Out of NASCAR
DETROIT (AP) -- A person briefed on the matter says that Dodge is pulling out of its NASCAR sponsorship at the end of this season.
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Lohse Pitches Cardinals to Win Over Brewers
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Kyle Lohse pitched six spotless innings to earn his 12th win and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0 on Sunday night for a three-game sweep.
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Dodgers Get Past Cubs
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Hanley Ramirez lined an RBI single over a drawn-in infield in the ninth inning, and Los Angeles Dodgers completed a three-game sweep of the Chicago Cubs with a seesaw 7-6 victory Sunday.
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Tigers Acquire Versatile Baker from Cubs
DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Tigers have acquired Jeff Baker from the Chicago Cubs for two minor leaguers to be named later.
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Pierzynski HR's for 5th Straight Game, Leads Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pinch-hitter A.J. Pierzynski tied a White Sox record by homering in his fifth consecutive game, a go-ahead, two-run drive in the seventh inning off Jason Isringhausen that led Chicago over the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 Sunday.
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Angels Protest of Loss to White Sox Denied
NEW YORK (AP) -- Major League Baseball has denied the Los Angeles Angels' protest of their 8-6, 10-inning loss at the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
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Fan Hit By Lightning Improves
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- The president of Pocono Raceway says a fan struck by lightning in the parking lot at the track has been upgraded from critical condition to stable.
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Bears Wide Receiver Devin Thomas Retires
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Thomas has retired.
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Brees Sharp as Saints Beat Cardinals
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Drew Brees led New Orleans to a touchdown on his only series Sunday night, and the Saints beat the Arizona Cardinals 17-10 in the Hall of Fame game, officiated by a crew with college experience.
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TBS Buys Sports Website Bleacher Report
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Cable channel TBS has bought sports news website Bleacher Report in a strategic move meant to help sell more ads and cover the cost of expensive sports programming.
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IOC Defends NBC's Tape-Delayed Olympics Coverage
LONDON (AP) -- The International Olympic Committee has defended NBC for not showing the men's 100-meter final live on its main network.
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Wainwright's Arm, Bat Lead Cardinals Over Brewers
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Adam Wainwright pitched a five-hitter and also contributed at the plate Saturday night, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers.
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