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  • Cubs win suspended game; Giants take nightcap

    CHICAGO – Buster Posey went 4 for 4 with his 14th homer, leading Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants to a 5-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Angels get 2B Beckham from White Sox

    BOSTON – The Los Angeles Angels have acquired second baseman Gordon Beckham in a trade with the Chicago White Sox.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Time for Huskies to step up

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois women’s soccer team could be poised to take a big leap in 2014. When ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • 33rd Corn Classic 3K/10K set to run Saturday

    The 33rd annual Corn Classic 3K/10K will be held Saturday, beginning at Huntley Middle School. The 3 ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • White Sox swept by Orioles

    CHICAGO – The White Sox reached their low point of the season by falling nine games under .500, yet took something positive out of their 4-3 loss to t ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • Jackson hit hard, Cubs beaten by Giants

    CHICAGO – First, the Chicago Cubs got a win wiped away. Then, they saw struggling starter Edwin Jackson get battered during an 8-3 loss Wednesday nigh ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:32 am
  • Conte eager to return to mix on the defense

    LAKE FOREST – Considering all Chris Conte has endured over the past seven months, perhaps the toughest part has been not being physically able to comp ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Huskies' Brown liking time at wideout

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois senior wide receiver Da’Ron Brown wasn’t exactly thrilled when he was told he would move from wide receiver to quarterback ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Youth coach: Inspiring speech was spontaneous

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the inspiring speech he made after his tea ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Cubs outlast Giants 2-0 in rain-shortened game

    CHICAGO – Anthony Rizzo slammed a two-run homer, Tsuyoshi Wada pitched five strong innings, and the Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants, 2-0, on Tuesda ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:54 am
  • Arkush: Bears' QB Jay Cutler looks, acts like changed man

    Nothing makes me crazier than an analyst who believes he’s made a discovery but refuses to put his name on it for fear of being proven wrong.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Boehne leads T'wolves at Sandwich

    David Boehne shot an 87 for the Indian Creek boys golf team to lead the Timberwolves at the Sandwich Invite. Cooper Gordon finished with a 91, while P ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 8:39 pm
  • Coaches, teammates like what NIU and Sycamore alumnus Schepler brings to the Titans

    The number of undrafted rookie free agents who make the rosters of NFL teams are few, and for every success story there are dozens more who fail to ma ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:19 am
  • Harris looks to crack NIU's running back rotation

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois running backs coach Kelton Copeland calls Keith Harris Jr. a “true tailback.”
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Hendricks, Baez lead Cubs past Mets

    NEW YORK – On days Kyle Hendricks is on the mound, he can count on Javier Baez, his buddy from the minor leagues, for plenty of run support.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:42 pm
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