Posts Tagged Chicago

Sanchez gives streaking White Sox 2-1 win over Indians in 10

Chicago White Sox's Carlos Sanchez, right, celebrates with Melky Cabrera, left,  and Adam Eaton, center, after knocking in the game-winning run during the tenth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 18, 2015, in Chicago. The Chicago White Sox won 2-1. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — Not even another dominant start by Corey Kluber could stop the Chicago White Sox. Of course, having Chris Sale on the mound can help keep the momentum going.

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Illinois assistant hoops coach leaves amid player concerns

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — As the University of Illinois continues to deal with accusations that members of its Illinois football staff mistreated a player, the school said Monday it has also looked into concerns raised by parents of women’s basketball players that preceded the departure of an assistant coach.

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Cubs LHP Wood ready to help team in bullpen role

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo, right, celebrates with closer Travis Wood, left, and catcher David Ross after they defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 in a baseball game Saturday, May 16, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — The ball from Travis Wood’s first career save was thrown into the stands at Wrigley Field, and the veteran left-hander insisted it was no big deal.

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Chicago mayor raises stakes in hockey bet with Anaheim mayor

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has upped his friendly bet with his counterpart in Anaheim, California, on the outcome of the NHL’s Western Conference finals.

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