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Bears Trying for Better Balance in Offense
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall thinks he has been holding back the offense a bit after coming along from offseason hip surgery.

The Bears had better balance last week in preseason against Oakland.

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Local Sports 8/27/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Greinke and Dodgers Beat Cubs 6-2
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Zack Greinke came within one strike of his fifth career shutout, Hanley Ramirez and Yasiel Puig homered, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-2 Monday night, ending a two-game skid.
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Dominguez, Carter Hit HRs In 9th, Astros Beat WSox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Dominguez hit a tiebreaking solo homer with two outs in the ninth inning and Chris Carter followed with his second home run of the game to lift the Houston Astros to a 10-8 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
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Craig Powers Cardinals Past Reds 8-6
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Allen Craig hit his first career grand slam with two out in the seventh inning, helping the St. Louis Cardinals rally for an 8-6 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
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Local Sports 8/26/13
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Padres Beat Cubs 3-2 in 15 Innings
SAN DIEGO (AP)--Nick Hundley hit a game-ending RBI single in the 15th inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
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Jordan Danks Homers, Chicago Beats Texas 5-2
CHICAGO (AP)--Jordan Danks homered after replacing the injured Avisail Garcia, backing a solid start by his brother John and helping the surging Chicago White Sox beat the Texas Rangers 5-2 on Sunday.
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Minor Bounces Back to Lift Braves Over Cards
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Mike Minor bounced back from the shortest outing of his career with seven strong innings and Andrelton Simmons homered to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 5-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
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White Sox RF Leaves After Crashing into Wall
CHICAGO (AP)--White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia has left Chicago's game against the Texas Rangers after crashing into the fence.
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Bears Release Zbikowski, Moore
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--The Chicago Bears have released veteran safety Tom Zbikowski and defensive end Kyle Moore, along with 12 other players.
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Miller Dominates, Cardinals Beat Braves 6-2
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rookie Shelby Miller worked seven innings of three-hit ball, Matt Carpenter and Carlos Beltran each homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Atlanta Braves for the third straight time, 6-2 Saturday night.
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Phegley Singles In Winning Run With 2 Outs In 9th
CHICAGO (AP) -- Rookie Josh Phegley singled home the winning run with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
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Samardzija Goes 8 Innings As Cubs Beat Padres 3-2
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Jeff Samardzija pitched eight impressive innings and Darwin Barney homered and drove in two runs as the Chicago Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 3-2 on Saturday night.
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Wainwright Sharp, Cardinals Beat Braves 3-1
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Adam Wainwright earned his NL-leading 15th win with his fifth complete game and had a key sacrifice fly to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
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Padres Rally For 8-6 Win Over Cubs
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Will Venable had three hits and three RBIs, including a tiebreaking solo homer in the seventh inning, and the San Diego Padres rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-6 on Friday night.
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Bears Beat Raiders 34-26 In Exhibition Game
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Jay Cutler led five first-half scoring drives, Matt Forte gained 109 yards from scrimmage and the Chicago Bears beat the Oakland Raiders in the final dress rehearsal for the regular season with a 34-26 victory on Friday night.
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Rangers Hit 5 Homers In Victory Over White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Ian Kinsler raced around the bases for a bizarre inside-the-park homer and Adam Rosales had a conventional two-run shot, helping the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox 11-5 on Friday night.
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Local Sports 8/23/13
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Gillaspie Lifts White Sox Over Royals 4-3 in 12
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)--Conor Gillaspie homered leading off the 12th inning Thursday night, lifting the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Royals and their first three-game sweep in Kansas City since 2009.
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Kelly Pitches Cardinals to 6-2 Win Over Braves
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Joe Kelly pitched six effective innings, Matt Holliday broke out of a slump with two doubles and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Thursday night.
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Span Scores in 13th, Nationals Beat Cubs 5-4
CHICAGO (AP)--Denard Span scored the go-ahead run on pinch-hitter Chad Tracy's grounder in the 13th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Thursday after Stephen Strasburg blew a three-run lead in the ninth.
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White Sox Scratch Konerko From Starting Lineup
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)--Paul Konerko was scratched from the White Sox starting lineup just before the first pitch of Thursday night's game against the Kansas City Royals after complaining of light-headedness.
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Blackhawks Agree to Deal with 2012 1st-Round Pick
CHICAGO (AP)--The Chicago Blackhawks agreed to a three-year contract with 2012 first-round draft pick Teuvo Teravainen on Thursday.
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Local Sports 8/22/13
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Nationals Power Past Cubs 11-6
CHICAGO (AP)--Jayson Werth and Scott Hairston hit three-run homers to lead the Washington Nationals to an 11-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
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Viciedo's Slam Powers White Sox Past Royals, 5-2
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)--Dayan Viciedo hit his second career grand slam to highlight a five-run inning for the White Sox, and Andre Rienzo picked up his first career win for Chicago by shutting down the punchless Kansas City Royals in a 5-2 victory Wednesday night.
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Beltran, Craig Homer to Lift Cards Over Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Carlos Beltran and Allen Craig hit towering home runs in St. Louis' six-run second inning, and the Cardinals held off the Milwaukee Brewers 8-6 on Wednesday.
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Cardinals' Mike Shannon Recovering from Heart Surgery
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Mike Shannon, the former St. Louis Cardinals third baseman who has been a broadcaster for the team for more than 40 years, is recovering after heart surgery.
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Local Sports 8/21/13
Here's a look at Wednesday's sports schedule
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