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Local Sports Roundup 10/1/11
Streaks lose to Rock Island on Homecoming Night, other local teams post victories.
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Mayors of Philly, St. Louis Bet Beer on Baseball
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The mayors of Philadelphia and St. Louis have placed a sudsy wager on the first round of the baseball playoffs.
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Tepid Illinois-Northwestern Rivalry Heating Up
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- The rivalry between Northwestern and Illinois isn't exactly like others around the Big Ten.
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Santos Gets New Deal with White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox closer Sergio Santos has agreed to an $8.25-million, three-year contract that includes three club options.
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Bears S Chris Harris May Miss Panthers Game
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears safety Chris Harris sounded pessimistic Friday about his chances of playing Sunday against his old team, the Carolina Panthers.
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Racing Back to Kentucky After Traffic Nightmare
SPARTA, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky Speedway gets its first chance to redeem itself this weekend from the traffic nightmare that ruined its inaugural Sprint Cup Series race.
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Heard This One Before: Cubs Waiting 'Til Next Year
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Pena's first, and maybe only, season with the Chicago Cubs ended like so many others for a franchise that has stretched its drought without a World Series title to a mind-boggling 103 years.
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No Ozzie, White Sox Look Ahead
CHICAGO (AP) -- The door of Ozzie Guillen's office was shut tight the last two days of the season, his belongings waiting to be packed and shipped south to the Florida Marlins.
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White Sox Receive 2 Players In Guillen Deal
MIAMI (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have acquired right-hander Jhan Marinez and infielder Ozzie Martinez as part of the agreement that allowed the Florida Marlins to hire Ozzie Guillen as manager.
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Francona Meets With Management About His Future
BOSTON (AP) -- Terry Francona met with Boston Red Sox management on Friday to discuss his future as manager.
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Sky's Fowles Picked WNBA's Top Defensive Player
NEW YORK (AP) -- Chicago Sky center Sylvia Fowles has been selected the WNBA's defensive player of the year for the first time.
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With Eye On Clock, NBA Owners, Players Seek Deal
NEW YORK (AP) -- They don't have a deal yet, and they are just about out of time.
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Rams RB Jackson Hoping To Play Vs Redskins
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Rams are optimistic Steven Jackson will have a larger workload this week.
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Bears' LB Briggs Keeps Causing Havoc
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Lance Briggs made it clear just a few weeks ago he wanted to be traded if the Chicago Bears wouldn't restructure his contract. He hasn't stopped making big statements since then.
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Spagnuolo's System Taking An Early Hit
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis defense is off to a very poor start, even subtracting the three touchdowns the Rams have surrendered on offense.
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Book Says Payton Abused Drugs
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- According to a new book, Chicago Bears great Walter Payton abused painkillers in retirement and became suicidal.
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Guillen Says He's No Fan Of Venezuelan President
MIAMI (AP) -- On his first full day with the Florida Marlins, new manager Ozzie Guillen has already joined Miami's political conversation.
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Pads Beat Cubs; Castro Leads NL With 207 Hits
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Will Venable hit his first career grand slam and Nick Hundley hit a three-run shot to lift the normally punchless San Diego Padres to a 9-2, season-ending victory over the Chicago Cubs.
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Cards Win, Earn NL Wild Card When Braves Lose
HOUSTON (AP) -- Chris Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals completed one of the more remarkable comebacks in baseball history, clinching the NL wild card Wednesday night with an 8-0 win over Houston and a later loss by Atlanta.
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Cardinals Pitching Coach Duncan Returns
HOUSTON (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals pitching coach Dave Duncan has rejoined the team for the final game of the regular season after missing more than a month to tend to his ailing wife.
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Blue Jays Rally In 9th, Beat Spinning White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox reliever Chris Sale issued a pair of bases-loaded walks in the ninth inning and Chicago's disappointing season ended Wednesday with a 3-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.
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Local Sports 9/28/11
Tuesday's results, Wednesday's schedule, and high school football polls.
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Ozzie Era Begins for Marlins
MIAMI (AP) -- The Ozzie era has begun for the Florida Marlins.
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White Sox Hitting Coach Resigns
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox hitting coach Greg Walker has resigned after nine seasons.
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White Sox GM Says He Offered to Step Aside
CHICAGO (AP) -- White Sox general manager Ken Williams says he offered to step aside or take another job in the organization after some of his offseason moves failed to pan out and the team floundered.
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Buehrle Tough in Perhaps Last Final Sox Outing
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mark Buehrle pitched seven shutout innings in possibly his final start for the White Sox and Tyler Flowers homered to lead Chicago to a 2-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays.
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Cards Move Into Tie in NL Wildcard Race
HOUSTON (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals are tied with Atlanta for the NL wild-card lead, getting a clutch two-run triple from Ryan Theriot in the seventh inning of a 13-6 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
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Castro Improves Hit Total in Cubs Win Over Padres
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Starlin Castro had two singles to extend his NL-leading total to 206 hits, Alfonso Soriano hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 6-2 on Tuesday night in a matchup of 90-game losers.
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Blues Forward Undergoing Cataract Surgery
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Blues forward Jason Arnott is having surgery to remove cataract from his right eye and is expected to be out a week.
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Colaiacovo's Goal Lifts Blues over Wild
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Carlo Colaiacovo scored with 1:09 to play to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 preseason win over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.
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