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Rookie's INT for TD Lifts Dallas
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Rookie Devonte Holloman's 75-yard interception return with a tipped pass keyed the Dallas Cowboys' 24-20 victory over the Miami Dolphins in the Hall of Fame game Sunday night that opened the NFL's preseason.
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Local Sports 8/4/13
Saturday's results and Sunday's local schedule.
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Reds Beat Cardinals
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Devin Mesoraco drove in three runs with a pair of homers, and the Cincinnati Reds finally broke out against a St. Louis team that has held them down all season, beating the Cardinals 8-3 on Saturday night.
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Dodgers Set Record in Win Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chris Capuano scattered six hits over 6 1/3 innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a team record with their 13th straight road win, 3-0 over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
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Scherzer Wins 16th as Tigers Beat White Sox
DETROIT (AP) -- Max Scherzer took a shutout into the eighth inning before being pulled, and the Detroit right-hander became baseball's first 16-game winner when the Tigers held on for a 3-0 victory over the punchless Chicago White Sox on Saturday night.
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Fire Edge Union
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Mike Magee scored his league-leading 14th goal in the 75th minute to lift the Chicago Fire over the Philadelphia Union 2-1 on Saturday.
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Peppers Helps Carry Defensive Load
CHICAGO (AP) -- Julius Peppers is helping to carry the defensive load for Chicago.
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Bears Sign Tight End Pope
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed tight end Leonard Pope to a one-year contract.
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Stadium Workout Helps Rams Build Enthusiasm
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Moving practice indoors along with a fan festival gave the St. Louis Rams a chance to build some enthusiasm. Give the rookies a feel for the stadium, too.
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Packers Kickers Battle at Packed Lambeau
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Mason Crosby chuckled when Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy inadvertently referred to Giorgio Tavecchio, Crosby's young adversary this summer, as "Sergio" earlier this week.
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Local Sports 8/3/13
Friday's results and Saturday's schedule, and other local sports news.
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Cardinals Have Another Big Game, Drub Reds
CINCINNATI (AP) -- David Freese set the tone with a bases-loaded double in the first inning, and Daniel Descalso hit two of the Cardinals' three homers on Friday night as St. Louis pulled away to a 13-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
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Dodgers Beat Cubs to Match Club-Record Streak
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mark Ellis extended his hitting streak to 13 games before both he and manager Don Mattingly were ejected, and the Los Angeles Dodgers matched an 89-year-old club record with their 12th straight road victory, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-2 on Friday.
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Tigers Edge White Sox
DETROIT (AP) -- Doug Fister pitched eight impressive innings, Austin Jackson homered and Jose Iglesias drove in a run in his Detroit debut to lead the Tigers to a 2-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
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Bennett Gets Feisty at Bears Practice
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- Martellus Bennett's mood changed in a hurry.
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Bears Add Starks, Waive Signor
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have agreed to a three-year contract with linebacker Andrew Starks and waived kicker Austin Signor.
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Illinois' Key Word Ahead of Practice is Anxious
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- There is a lot of anxiety around the Illinois football program.
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Sky Defeats Mystics
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Sylvia Fowles had a season-high 32 points and 15 rebounds, and the Chicago Sky overcame the absence of injured leading scorer Elena Delle Donne to beat the Washington Mystics 85-78 on Friday night.
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Johnson Wins 2nd Pole of Season at Pocono
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- There was no bumping Jimmie Johnson this week.
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Local Sports 8/2/13
Friday's local sports schedule.
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Cardinals Avert 5-Game Sweep, Trounce Pirates
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Joe Kelly and the St. Louis Cardinals averted a five-game sweep at Pittsburgh, ending a season-worst seven-game losing streak by routing the Pirates 13-0 Thursday night in a matchup between the NL's top two teams.
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Dodgers Beat Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Yasiel Puig hit a long home run and scored two runs to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday.
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Indians Beat White Sox
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Ryan Raburn homered twice and drove in four runs and the Cleveland Indians won their eighth consecutive game, a 6-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday.
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Peavy Ready to Help Red Sox Contend
BOSTON (AP) -- Jake Peavy says he's excited to be a member of the Boston Red Sox and have a chance to make the playoffs this year.
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Pujols Won't Rule Out Return to Angels
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Albert Pujols isn't ready to wrap up his season with the Los Angeles Angels.
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Bulls' Rose Could Suit Up Oct. 5 at Indiana
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose could suit up for the first time in more than a year when the Chicago Bulls visit the Indiana Pacers for the preseason opener on Oct. 5.
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Local Sports 8/1/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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