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Herring Leads UNLV to 38-7 Win Over W. Illinois
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) -- Caleb Herring threw for 140 yards and a touchdown and rushed for another 57 to lead UNLV to a 38-7 win over Western Illinois Saturday night.
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Tigers Score 6 in 9th, Beat White Sox 7-6 in 12
DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Tigers tied the game with an astonishing six-run rally in the ninth inning, then beat the Chicago White Sox 7-6 on Saturday night when Omar Infante hit an infield single with the bases loaded in the 12th.
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Braves Remain on Brink, Lose to Cubs 3-1
CHICAGO (AP) -- Dioner Navarro hit a tiebreaking single in a three-run eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat Atlanta 3-1 Saturday to keep the Braves on the brink of the NL East championship.
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Friday Night High School Football Scoreboard
It was week four in the young high school football season and the weather made for a great night for gridiron action.
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Local Sports 9/20/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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Bennet Lifts Penguins Past Blackhawks in Shootout
CHICAGO (AP)--Beau Bennet scored the lone goal in the shootout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins rebounded after giving up a two-goal lead to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 Thursday night.
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Rockies Outlast Cardinals in 15, 7-6
DENVER (AP)--Corey Dickerson's RBI triple with one out in the bottom of the 15th inning gave the Colorado Rockies a 7-6 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday.
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Cubs Beat Brewers 5-1, Stop 5-Game Losing Streak
Luis Valbuena, Nate Schierholtz and Brian Bogusevic homered, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 Thursday to stop a five-game losing streak.
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Peppers Vows Bears Pass Rush Will Imporve
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--Julius Peppers wasn't interested in looking back. All he cared about is what's coming up.
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Local Sports 9/19/13
GHS Golf is on a roll, and other sports news.
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Wainwright Lifts Cards to 4-3 Win Over Rockies
DENVER (AP) -- Adam Wainwright pitched effectively into the eighth after a shaky start and helped himself at the plate with three hits as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Wednesday night to expand their lead in the NL Central race.
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Halton, Thornburg Lead Brewers Past Cubs
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Sean Halton hit his first career grand slam, Tyler Thornburg allowed just two singles over six innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Wednesday night.
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Diamond Pitches into 7th of Twins' Win Over Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Scott Diamond pitched into the seventh inning for his first win since June, and the Minnesota Twins avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Wednesday.
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Lightning Tops Blues in Shootout
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Adam Erne had two power-play goals and also scored in the shootout to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday.
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Hester Returns to Wreaking Havoc for Bears
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Devin Hester appears to be back to his havoc-wreaking ways for the Chicago Bears.
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Magic Johnson Launches Program for At-Risk Kids
CHICAGO (AP) -- Earvin "Magic" Johnson is getting a little help from Chicago rapper Common for his newest off-court endeavor.
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NAPA Leaving Waltrip After Richmond Scandal
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- NAPA Auto Parts is leaving Michael Waltrip Racing after the team's attempt to manipulate a race to get Martin Truex Jr. into NASCAR's version of the playoffs.
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Local Sports 9/18/13
Here's a look at today's sports schedule
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Nationwide Shifting NASCAR Sponsorship to Cup
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)--Nationwide is ending its seven-year run as entitlement sponsor of NASCAR's second-tier series at the end of the 2014 season.
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Holliday Leads Cards to 11-4 Win over Rockies
DENVER (AP)--Matt Holliday had four hits, including a two-run homer, to help the St. Louis Cardinals take over sole possession of the NL Central with an 11-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.
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Viciedo, Quintana Lift White Sox Over Twins
CHICAGO (AP)--Dayan Viciedo had three hits and drove in two runs, Jose Quintana pitched six effective innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Tuesday night.
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Brewers Slip Past Cubs in 9th for 4-3 Victory
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Pinch-hitter Logan Schafer dropped a suicide squeeze bunt with the bases loaded in the ninth to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 walkoff victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
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Local Sports 9/17/13
Here's a look at today's local sports schedule
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Rockies Keep Cardinals Tied for 1st With 6-2 Win
DENVER (AP)--Todd Helton started his final homestand with a key single in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-2 on Monday night.
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Gindl, Peralta Lead Brewers to 6-1 Win over Cubs
MILWAUKEE (AP)--Caleb Gindl had three hits, including a two-run home run, and Wily Peralta pitched six strong innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
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White Sox Score 7 in 1st, Coast to Win Over Twins
CHICAGO (AP)--Erik Johnson pitched six scoreless innings to earn his first major league victory, and the Chicago White Sox scored seven runs in the first and coasted to a 12-1 win over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
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Fisher: Officiating Errors Costly in Week 2
ST. LOUIS (AP)--Jeff Fisher says officiating mistakes were the biggest reason the St. Louis Rams fell short in their bid for their second comeback victory in as many games.
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Briggs Realizes Bears Toeing Thin Line at 2-0
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP)--Lance Briggs understands just how thin a line the Chicago Bears are toeing at the moment.
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Local Sports 9/16/13
Here's today's local sports schedule
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Matt Kenseth Wins Opening Chase Race at Chicago
JOLIET, Ill. (AP)--Matt Kenseth restored order to a chaotic week for NASCAR with a steely victory over teammate Kyle Busch in the opening race for the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
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