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Local Sports Round Up 9/30/10
Scores from Wednesday's events and a look at Thursday's Schedule
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Walters Dominates Pirates in Cardinals Win
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- P.J. Walters pitched seven innings of three hit ball and Allen Craig hit a solo shot to help the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday.
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Young Throws 5 Strong Innings to Lead Padres
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Chris Young and four relievers combined on a four hitter and the San Diego Padres showed some life in the waning days of the playoff race, beating the Chicago Cubs 3-0 on Wednesday night to remain 1{ games behind Atlanta in the NL wild card race.
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Vizquel Single Sparks White Sox Over Boston
CHICAGO (AP) -- Omar Vizquel hit a go-ahead single in Chicago's three run seventh inning and the White Sox beat the Boston Red Sox 5-2 Wednesday night.
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Jame's Manager: Race Played Role in Media Coverage
HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. (AP) -- LeBron James's manager says he believes race played a factor in how the two time reigning NBA MVP's decision to join the Miami Heat was covered this summer.
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Woods, Stricker Paired for Rhyder Cup Start
NEWPORT, Wales (AP) -- The Americans are turning to Phil Mickelson and Dustin Johnson to begin their Ryder Cup defense.
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Childress Says Team Proved Case in NASCAR Appeal
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Richard Childress is reiterating his frustration in the NASCAR appeals process after an independent panel denied his bid to have Clint Bowyer's penalty overturned.
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Knox Soccer's Swanson Named Player of Week
Emma Swanson has been on a scoring tear of late for the Knox College women's soccer team, and she's been recognized by the Midwest Conference for her outstanding play.
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Scots Golf Could Be Sleeper at MWC Championships
The scores may not show it, but the Fighting Scots could be a sleeper at this weekend's 54-hole Midwest Conference Women's Golf Championships in Rockford.
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M.C.'s Bird Receives League Award
No senior at Monmouth College has run an 8K cross country course as fast as Geoff Bird (Kenilworth, Ill./New Trier), and that distinction has earned him the Midwest Conference Performer of the Week in men's cross country.
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M.C. Women's Soccer Shuts Out Central
Monmouth outshot Central Tuesday 19-8 and outscored the Dutch 1-0 for their fifth win of the season.
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Local Sports Roundup 9/29/10
Light schedule Tuesday and Wednesday.
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Cards Officially Out of Playoff Contention
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Garrett Jones homered on a three-hit night and drove in three runs and Brian Burres pitched effectively into the sixth inning of the Pittsburgh Pirates' 7-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, who were eliminated from playoff contention earlier Tuesday night.
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Cardinals Say Wainwright to Miss Next Start
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals 20-game winner Adam Wainwright will skip his next start, and the team says it's unlikely he'll pitch again this season.
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Ottavino Says He's Ready to Go
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals rookie pitcher Adam Ottavino wants a chance to pitch the final week after rehabbing from a shoulder injury rather than undergo surgery.
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Soriano's 2 HR's Lift Cubs Over Padres
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Alfonso Soriano homered twice, including a two-run shot off struggling San Diego ace Mat Latos, and the Chicago Cubs won 5-2 on Tuesday night to drop the wilting Padres 1-1/2 games behind Atlanta in the NL wild-card race.
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Pinch Hit Gives White Sox Win
CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul Konerko tied the game in the eighth inning with a run-scoring double and Dayan Viciedo won it with a pinch-hit RBI single in the ninth as the Chicago White Sox rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Tuesday night.
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Iowa Hoping to Create Striped Effect at Stadium
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- The University of Iowa wants to make Kinnick Stadium a coordinated sea of black and gold for Saturday night's game against No. 22 Penn State.
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Packers-Bears Gets Cable's Best Raing in 2010
NEW YORK (AP) -- Monday night's game between the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears was the highest-rated cable telecast of the year.
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NFL Gets "A" for Racial Hiring; Slow Hiring Women
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A new study awarded the NFL its highest grade for racial diversity hiring practices but shows the league is still behind on hiring women.
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American Ryan Hall Withdraws from Chicago Marathon
CHICAGO (AP) -- American Ryan Hall has withdrawn from next month's Chicago Marathon because of fatigue.
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Local Sports Round Up 9/28/10
Local sports events results and upcoming games
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Bears Show Old Winning Form
CHICAGO (AP) -- Devin Hester turned up the right sideline, hurdled a lunging defender and jumped into the first row of fans after his 62 yard punt return for a touchdown.
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Illini's Scheelhaase Feels Lucky Facing Ohio State
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase talks about the opportunity the Illini will have Saturday like someone who's just won a prize in the lottery.
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Cardinals Beat Pirates, Prevent Red's Clincher
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Matt Holliday homered and drove in three runs as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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Cubs Knock Padres Out of Wild-Card Lead
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Carlos Zambrano won his seventh straight decision since rejoining Chicago's rotation, and the Cubs held on to beat San Diego on Monday.
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Red Sox Win, Postpone Clinching for Rays, Yankees
CHICAGO (AP) -- Clay Buchholz outpitched Mark Buehrle and the Boston Red Sox beat the Chicago White Sox Monday night.
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Hamlin Says Everything is Fine with Harvick
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- Denny Hamlin says all is well with Kevin Harvick, and the drivers are moving past their skirmish at Dover to focus on winning NASCAR's championship.
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Woods Ready for Ryder Cup Challenge
NEWPORT, Wales (AP) -- The Ryder Cup is getting personal for Tiger Woods.
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Bears get "ugly win" over Packers.
The Chicago Bears were going nowhere and hearing it from the crowd. Good thing the Green Bay Packers were intent on giving this one away.
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