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Liriano Dominates, Pirates Beat Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Francisco Liriano was dominant coming off the worst outing of his career and the Pittsburgh Pirates got home runs from Pedro Alvarez and Garrett Jones in a 5-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night.
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Molina Expects to Be Back Thursday
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina expects to be in the lineup Thursday, the first day he's eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list from a right knee strain. He wants to play every day again, too.
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Cardinals OF Prospect Taveras Out for Season
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals outfield prospect Oscar Taveras will undergo surgery after a high right ankle sprain did not respond to treatment.
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Reds Sweep Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Bronson Arroyo pitched seven crisp innings, Todd Frazier homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Wednesday to complete a three-game series sweep.
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Tigers Beat White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Miguel Cabrera hit a towering three-run homer and the Detroit Tigers ended a three-game skid, beating the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Wednesday.
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All Eyes on Cutler as Bears Meet Chargers
CHICAGO (AP) -- The first step for Jay Cutler was a bit wobbly. Maybe this one will be a little smoother.
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Rams' Dunbar Suspended 4 Games for PED Violation
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Rams starting linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar has been suspended four games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
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Local Sports 8/14/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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With Bowl Win Comes Swagger for Northwestern
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP)--Northwestern will try to take the next big step and assert itself as one of the best in the Big Ten on the heels of a bowl victory that ended a drought stretching back six decades.
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After 2012 Troubles, Illini Looking for Progress
CHAMAPIGN, Ill. (AP)--Expectations are low at Illinois after a 2-10 performance in head coach Tim Beckman's first season.
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Cardinals Beat Pirates 4-3 in 14 Innings
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Adron Chambers singled home the winning run in the 14th inning as the St. Louis Cardinals outlasted the Pittsburgh Pirates and cut into their NL Central lead with a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night.
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De Aza Singles in 11th, White Sox Beat Tigers 4-3
CHICAGO (AP)--Alejandro De Aza singled in the winning run with the bases loaded in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.
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Choo Lifts Reds to 6-4 Victory Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP)--Shin-Soo Choo hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the 11th inning and J.J. Hoover provided terrific relief work on his 26th birthday, helping the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Tuesday night.
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Same Old Question for Bears On Line
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP)--The Chicago Bears completed Bourbonnais training camp practices Tuesday looking much the same way as last year, juggling their offensive line and without their starting middle linebacker.


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Local Sports 8/13/2013
Here's a look at today's sports schedule.
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Latos Blanks Cubs for 8 Innings in Reds' 2-0 Win
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mat Latos threw eight scoreless innings, and Brandon Phillips hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning to lead the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-0 win over All-Star Travis Wood and the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
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Sale Leads White Sox Past Tigers
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chris Sale scattered nine hits in his fourth complete game of the season, and the Chicago White Sox overcame Miguel Cabrera's fourth homer in fourth games to beat the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Monday night.
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PED Comments Cost Jack Clark, Co-Host Jobs
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Former St. Louis Cardinals star Jack Clark is out of his sports talk radio job, and so is his co-host, after Clark's on-air comments alleging that Albert Pujols took performance-enhancing drugs.
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Bears Sign RB Brinkley
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have signed running back Curtis Brinkley to a one-year contract.
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Fisher, Clemens Shrug Off Kosar Flap
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- As an NFL quarterback, Kellen Clemens is accustomed to criticism.
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Kicker Ryan Longwell to Retire as a Packer
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Veteran kicker Ryan Longwell is retiring as a Green Bay Packer.
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Cardinals Avoid Sweep, Beat Cubs
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Pete Kozma singled home the tiebreaking run in the sixth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals ended a four-game losing streak, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-4 and avoiding a sweep.
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Twins Top White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Kevin Correia pitched seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier and Joe Mauer backed him with home runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 Sunday.
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Illinois Looks for Boost in Passing Game
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase is back for his fourth season at Illinois.
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Sky Slip Past Lynx in OT
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Elena Delle Donne forced overtime with a clutch 3-pointer and had a career-high 32 points to lead the Chicago Sky to a 94-86 victory over Minnesota on Sunday.
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Kyle Busch Wins at Watkins Glen
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) -- Kyle Busch won at Watkins Glen International on Sunday, atoning for a year ago when he lost a sure victory on the last lap.
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Navarro Lifts Cubs to 6-5 Win Over Cards
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Pinch-hitter Dioner Navarro hit a run-scoring double in the eighth inning to cap a three-run rally and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 Saturday night to win a series in St. Louis for the first time in nearly three years.
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White Sox Rally to Beat Twins 5-4
CHICAGO (AP)--Conor Gillaspie lined a go-ahead single in the sixth inning and the Chicago White Sox rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Saturday.
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Cubs Get 1st Shutout in St. Louis in 16 Years
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Anthony Rizzo had a two-run single, Chris Rusin pitched around seven hits in six innings, and the Chicago Cubs recorded their first shutout in St. Louis in 16 years with a 3-0 victory over the Cardinals on Friday night.
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Arcia HR in 10th Lifts Twins Past White Sox 3-2
CHICAGO (AP)--Oswaldo Arcia homered leading off the 10th inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 to complete the day-night doubleheader sweep on Friday.
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