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  • Southsiders hope to put bad in rearview

    The White Sox weren't always good in the first half, but they allowed their fans to experience the full gamut of emotions over the first 88 games of t ...
    July 15, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • MLB: Cubs' Epstein will look for ways to improve team

    President Theo Epstein stressed 2 weeks ago that he looked forward to watching Kyle Schwarber return to the Chicago Cubs' lineup next season.
    July 15, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Retired Gordon could race for Earnhardt

    LOUDON, N.H. – Jeff Gordon is ready to pull his firesuit out of storage and come off the bench for one more shot at winning one of NASCAR's crown jewe ...
    July 15, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • SportShorts for Saturday, July 16, 2016

    Kirk Cousins will play next season on the franchise tag after the quarterback and Washington Redskins were unable to agree on a long-term contract.
    July 15, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Mickelson settles for three-shot lead after stellar opening round

    TROON, Scotland – Phil Mickelson was 16 feet away from a place in history he wouldn't have to share with anyone. Fans watched from a rooftop balcony. ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Jeffery, Royal also solidly atop depth chart at wideout

    Along with cornerback and outside linebacker, wide receiver had pretty good retention rate for the Bears this season, with eight receivers returning, ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Sterling teenager on national runner-up squad

    Alexis Rodriguez was all set to play by the rules – until they bent for her.The director of Aurora-b ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Earnhardt squarely on bubble to reach Chase

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. candidly declared 2 weeks ago that he has too good of a race team to be worried about making NASCAR's playoffs. ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Golf: Railway hole causes problems for golfers at Royal Troon

    TROON, Scotland – Bill Haas struck his drive on the 11th hole, immediately flung his arm to the right, and asked his caddie: "Am I gonna find that?"
    July 14, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • American sticking to game plan at Troon

    TROON, Scotland – It's already been quite a road trip for Patrick Reed. He'd love to return home with the claret jug. Not long after arriving in Sco ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • MLB: Relievers in outfield: Could Maddon Medley occur more often?

    SAN DIEGO – Mark Melancon thought back to 2010 or '11, when he was with the Houston Astros. "Brad Mills came up to me before a game and said, 'Hey, t ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Sports Shorts for Friday, July 15, 2016

    The Emma Hubbs Tennis Classic will begin July 25 with matches at the Emma Hubbs Courts in Dixon. There will be divisions for players 5-and-under up to ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Lessner linked with the Lincoln

    Pat Lessner won’t have a golf club in his hands at the 94th men’s Lincoln Highway golf tournament this weekend at Timber Creek in Dixon, but his finge ...
    July 14, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Third major finally emerging from Olympic shadow

    TROON, Scotland – Jordan Spieth, going for the third leg of the career Grand Slam, spent more time talking about a golf course he will never see. The ...
    July 13, 2016 - 9:38 pm
  • Ex-Oregon star Lambrigtsen headed to Hawaii Pacific

    Sam Lambrigtsen is going from the Windy City to the gentle breezes of the South Pacific.Lambrigtsen, ...
    July 13, 2016 - 9:38 pm
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