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  • Hammel goes to 4-0, Rizzo hits 2 doubles in Cubs' win

    PITTSBURGH – Jason Hammel raised his record to 4-0 and Anthony Rizzo hit two doubles as the Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, 7-2, Monday.
    May 2, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Prep roundup: DeKalb softball drops low-scoring game at West Aurora

    The DeKalb softball team lost, 2-0, at West Aurora on Monday.The Barbs (11-5 overall) managed only t ...
    May 2, 2016 - 10:09 pm
  • Prep baseball: Kaneland's Matthew O'Sullivan edges DeKalb's Bryce Wheeler in pitchers duel

    MAPLE PARK – The DeKalb baseball team found itself on the losing end of a pitching duel, falling to Kaneland, 1-0, Monday.
    May 2, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Prep baseball: Hinckley-Big Rock struggles, falls at home to Newark

    BIG ROCK – The Hinckley-Big Rock baseball team committed six errors and had two balks and lost 11-0 to Newark in six innings on Monday afternoon.
    May 2, 2016 - 8:20 pm
  • Prep baseball: Brock Myers has four RBIs, Indian Creek blows out Paw Paw

    SHABBONA – Brock Myers just missed a home run, but a big day at the plate would have to do for the Indian Creek catcher.
    May 2, 2016 - 8:32 pm
  • NIU baseball: Valparaiso at Huskies preview

    First pitch: 3 p.m. Tuesday, Ralph McKenzie FieldRecords: Crusaders 20-20 overall, 11-7 in Horizon L ...
    May 2, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • Short-handed Braves rally in 10th to knock off Cubs

    CHICAGO (AP) — Joe Maddon liked how his major league-leading Chicago Cubs rallied yet again. Yet one mistake stood out.
    May 1, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • Sale stays unbeaten as White Sox beat Orioles for split

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Even when he's not at his best, Chris Sale is usually good enough to carry the Chicago White Sox to victory.
    May 1, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • NIU football: Lewis, Ford sign with NFL teams as undrafted free agents

    The Northern Illinois football team didn't have a player selected in the NFL Draft, but two former Huskies are headed to pro teams.
    May 1, 2016 - 7:49 pm
  • Area roundup: Sycamore baseball falls at Johnsburg

    The Sycamore baseball team got plenty of production from the bottom of its batting order but the Spartans lost 12-7 at Johnsburg on Saturday.
    April 30, 2016 - 7:56 pm
  • Boys track and field: Sycamore's Grant looking to throw himself into state meet

    SYCAMORE – As a junior last season, Sycamore thrower Ryan Grant was inches away from qualifying for the Class 2A Track and Field State Championships i ...
    May 2, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • High school baseball: Woodstock North defeats Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Saturday’s steady rain and wind didn’t necessarily play favorites for either the Woodstock or Woodstock North baseball teams.
    April 30, 2016 - 5:04 pm
  • VIEWS: Former DeKalb running back battling rehab, stigma of being injury prone

    Fate hasn't been kind to Dre Brown the past two spring football seasons.The former DeKalb star runni ...
    May 1, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Mistakes cost White Sox in 6-3 loss to Orioles

    BALTIMORE – For the second straight game, mistakes proved to be costly for the White Sox.Nolan Reimo ...
    April 30, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Matt Szczur hits grand slam, Lester fans 10 as Cubs beat Braves

    CHICAGO – When Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber was lost for the season with a knee injury, Matt Szczur took on a new role as a reserve outfielder.
    April 30, 2016 - 12:03 am
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