• Tim Anderson’s hit in 9th gives Chicago 4-3 win over Twins

    CHICAGO (AP) — Tim Anderson singled with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to score Avisail Garcia from second base and give the Chicago White Sox a 4-3 comeback victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.

  • Twins call up right-handed reliever John Curtiss

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have promoted right-handed reliever John Curtiss from Triple-A Rochester.

  • Gibson strong, Polanco stays hot as Twins top White Sox 4-1

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Gibson knows his poor season has him in a precarious position with the Minnesota Twins.

  • Sanchez, Abreu power White Sox past Twins 7-6 in 1st game

    CHICAGO (AP) — Yolmer Sanchez homered and drove in four runs, Jose Abreu hit his 25th of the season and the Chicago White Sox held on to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6 in the first game of a doubleheader Monday.

  • Twins put Sano on DL with shin injury, recall Vargas

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have placed All-Star third baseman Miguel Sano on the 10-day disabled list with a stress reaction in his left shin bone.

  • Northwestern prof, Oxford worker to stay jailed before trial

    CHICAGO (AP) — The fatal stabbing of a hairstylist in Chicago was part of a sexual fantasy hatched in an online chatroom between a Northwestern University professor and an Oxford University employee, whose plan included killing someone and then themselves, prosecutors told a Cook County judge at a bond hearing for the men.

  • Prosecutors: Prof killed boyfriend as part of sexual fantasy

    CHICAGO (AP) — The fatal stabbing of a hairstylist in Chicago was part of a sexual fantasy hatched in an online chatroom between a Northwestern University professor and an Oxford University employee, whose plan included killing someone and then themselves, prosecutors told a Cook County judge Sunday at a bond hearing for the men.

  • Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 innings

    CHICAGO (AP) — Alex Avila capped Chicago’s three-run 10th inning with a two-run single, and the Cubs swept the Toronto Blue Jays with a wild 6-5 victory on Sunday.

  • C Rene Rivera joins Cubs, gets start against Blue Jays

    CHICAGO (AP) — Rene Rivera got right down to business on his first day with the Chicago Cubs.

  • Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.