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  • Overseas trip ‘tremendous opportunity’ for Kelly, Huskies

    DeKALB – Ray Gooden has gotten volleyball experience all over the world.Gooden, entering his 13th ye ...
    July 27, 2014 - 9:10 pm
  • Wainwright, Holliday leads Cards past Cubs

    CHICAGO – Adam Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings and Matt Holliday hit a solo homer to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory and a se ...
    July 27, 2014 - 5:49 pm
  • Bears' Tucker has chance to make mark on defense

    BOURBONNAIS – Given the overhaul, this sure seems like coordinator Mel Tucker's big chance to make his mark on the Chicago Bears' defense.
    July 27, 2014 - 5:47 pm
  • Fuld's 2-run single lifts Twins over White Sox

    MINNEAPOLIS – A big hit from Sam Fuld and a quick recovery by Glen Perkins gave the Minnesota Twins a win that temporarily helped them forget about a ...
    July 27, 2014 - 5:47 pm
  • Sale shuts down Twins in White Sox's win

    MINNEAPOLIS – Chris Sale tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in eight dominant innings, Alexei Ramirez hit his 10th homer, and the White Sox beat Mi ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • Cubs can't pull out 2nd straight comeback win

    CHICAGO – The Cubs tried to follow the same script that produced a comeback win the day before. They just couldn't pull off a similar finish.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Notebook: D-line feisty in last day without pads

    BOURBONNAIS – Marc Trestman and the Bears have put an emphasis on “toughness” this offseason. Mel Tucker has called the new defensive line a “salty” g ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:22 pm
  • Hub Arkush: The defense is certainly different

    BOURBONNAIS – A reported crowd of 8,000 – plus showed up Saturday for the Bears second practice of the preseason camp at Olivet Nazarene and talk of p ...
    July 26, 2014 - 7:03 pm
  • White Sox: Reinsdorf released after hospital stay in Cooperstown

    CHICAGO – The White Sox said owner Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized, but has been released from the hospital, after feeling lightheaded in Cooperstown ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Abreu hits 30th HR as White Sox beat Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – White Sox manager Robin Ventura is no longer surprised when Jose Abreu hits a long home run or does something else spectacular.
    July 25, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Cubs hand Cardinals 4th straight loss

    With the Cubs’ starting pitchers failing to last deep into games, the bullpen has been taxed of late. But on Friday, the Cubs’ defense was the reason ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Prep Zone: Kaneland's Holubecki embraces 'big change'

    When the school year ended, Anthony Holubecki had barely heard of IMG Academy. A lot changed, and qu ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Ex-Huskie, retired NFL lineman Diem able to participate in NIU golf tourney

    DeKALB – Ryan Diem's father Greg, and his father-in-law Bill Constein have been coming to the Brigham-Novak Gridiron Classic for years.
    July 26, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Noesi, Eaton lead White Sox past Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – An impressive start from Hector Noesi was just a couple of pitches away from being something really special.
    July 25, 2014 - 1:05 am
  • Padres rout Cubs

    CHICAGO – Tyson Ross kept mowing down Cubs hitters, long enough for San Diego's suddenly potent offense to carry the Padres to victory for the second ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:03 am
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