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  • Golf: Spieth may return to defend JDC title

    SILVIS – Will he or won’t he, that was the question of the day Monday morning in the clubhouse at TPC Deere Run, where media day activities were being ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Baseball: Dixon hitters take advantage of Sterling pitching woes

    DIXON — Kris Lehman had never hit an American Legion baseball home run until Monday. Only after reaching second base in the third inning of Dixon Po ...
    July 12, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • MLB: Chris Sale, Johnny Cueto to start All-Star Game in San Diego

    SAN DIEGO – Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox will start for the American League in Tuesday night's All-Star Game and Johnny Cueto of the San Franci ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • MLB: Cubs look to put recent slide in rearview

    While the Cubs have been busy embracing the target the last few months, the target has grown much bigger.
    July 11, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • MLB: Stanton beats Frazier in Home Run Derby

    SAN DIEGO – Giancarlo Stanton wore out Petco Park with a record display of power in the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night, peppering every landm ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Montgomerie welcomes world to family home at Troon

    TROON, Scotland – Colin Montgomerie will set his alarm for 4:30 a.m. on Thursday, make the short trip in the dark to Royal Troon after the earliest br ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • NFL: Time to see what Jeffery is made of

    The stage is set for Alshon Jeffery. Sixteen games, $14.6 million and the next 5-plus months to prove where he should be categorized among NFL receive ...
    July 11, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • NBA: 5-time NBA champion Tim Duncan retires after 19 seasons

    Tim Duncan spent nearly 2 decades as the quiet storm in the middle of the San Antonio Spurs franchise, putting the team on his broad shoulders and car ...
    July 11, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • SportShorts for Tuesday, July 12, 2016

    Jeremiah Tilmon, a 6-foot-10, 235-pound former East St. Louis High center, announced on his Twitter account Monday that he had made a verbal commitmen ...
    July 11, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • Timber Creek claims first title since 1970

    SHABBONA – Dixon’s Timber Creek Golf Club owns of the longest string of consecutive appearances at the Women’s Lincoln Highway Tournament – it's never ...
    July 12, 2016 - 9:52 am
  • More interest leads to more competitiveness, victory

    The year was 1970. Marie Krahenbuhl’s +20 was good for runner-up honors, and led Dixon Country Club to the 38th Women’s Lincoln Highway Tournament cha ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Williams ties Graf with 22nd Grand Slam title

    LONDON – Serena Williams insisted she was not focused on No. 22. Said she wouldn't discuss it. Kept coming close without quite getting it. Now she ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Murray gives Great Britain second title in 4 years

    LONDON – Andy Murray's first Wimbledon championship was for his country. This one was for Andy Murray. Dulling big serves with quick-reflex returns, ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • American wins USGA’s major after another delayed penalty call

    SAN MARTIN, Calif. – Just when it seemed as if the U.S. Women's Open would come down to the final hole of the three-hole playoff, a rules violation ch ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Keselowski wins at Kentucky despite running out of gas

    SPARTA, Ky. – Brad Keselowski’s calm demeanor was never more evident than his cool response to a tense moment.
    July 11, 2016 - 12:22 am
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