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  • Peter Longo helps navigate the rules of Autumn golf

    There will be plenty of leaves on local golf courses in the coming weeks, Peter Longo helps to explain the rules when your ball meets some leaves.

  • NU’s Larkin forced to retire immediately

    Northwestern announced Monday morning that RB Jeremy Larkin will retire immediately from football for medical reasons: Sophomore Jeremy Larkin Medically Retires from Football   EVANSTON, Ill. — Northwestern sophomore Jeremy Larkin will retire from football, effective immediately, due to a recent diagnosis of cervical stenosis. The condition is not life threatening but prevents continued participation in football. “Football has been a lifelong passion and it has been a process to reconcile the fact I won’t be on that field again, given […]

  • Cubs shut down Morrow for the season

    The Cubs were hoping to get closer Brandon Morrow back for the end of the regular season and playoffs, but Cubs President Theo Epstein announced the team was shutting down Morrow for the rest of the season before Tuesday’s game in Arizona. Morrow has not pitched since July 15 due to a bone bruise.  Morrow had 22 saves in 35 appearances for the Cubs this season.

  • Cubs fall to Reds, but maintain division lead

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Cubs’ NL Central lead remained at 2½ games over second-place Milwaukee when Scott Schebler homered on Jose Quintana’s first pitch of the game, Phillip Ervin also went deep and the Cincinnati Reds beat Chicago 2-1 on Sunday. Joey Votto had three hits for last-place Cincinnati, which stopped its three-game losing streak and Chicago’s three-game winning streak. Luis Castillo (10-12) allowed one run, four hits and four walks in 6 2/3 innings, giving up Albert Almora Jr.’s […]

  • Strop injured in Cubs victory over Nationals

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Javier Baez delivered the go-ahead run with a bunt single in the 10th inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Thursday in a makeup of a game postponed earlier in the week. Kris Bryant doubled with one out in the 10th against Sean Doolittle (3-3) and moved to third on ex-National Daniel Murphy’s infield single. Baez, who homered in the sixth and drove in three on the day, bunted just to the right […]

  • Friday’s Cubs game now a night game

    CUBS-REDS SEPTEMBER 14 GAME TO START AT 7:05 P.M. CDT Wednesday, September 12, 2018 CHICAGO – The Friday, September 14 game vs. the Cincinnati Reds at Wrigley Field, currently listed as 1:20 p.m. CDT, is now scheduled to begin at 7:05 p.m. CDT and will air on WGN. Gates will open approximately two hours before the start of the evening game. No ticket exchange is necessary.

  • Sox losing streak now 7 after loss to Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brad Keller pitched seven strong innings to win for the fourth time in six starts, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 6-3 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. Whit Merrifield had two hits, two RBIs, and scored two runs for the Royals. He also stole two bases to increase his American League lead to 33 steals, including a league-best 12 of third base. Keller (8-6) gave up one run and four […]

  • Quintana and Cubs pen blanks Brewers

    CHICAGO (AP) — Jose Quintana pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning, Victor Caratini drove in two runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0 on Tuesday night to regain their two-game lead in the NL Central. Quintana continued his mastery of Milwaukee in a huge spot for Chicago (84-60), improving to 6-2 with a 1.60 ERA in 10 career starts against the Brewers. The veteran left-hander struck out seven and walked two in 6 2/3 innings in […]

  • Peter Longo helps the female golfer get some extension

    In this week’s Lexus Long Drive, Peter Longo has a tip that’s gonna help the large percentage of WOMEN golfers out there…

  • Bears players excited as Khalil Mack joins team

    CHICAGO — If you think Chicago Bears fans are excited about Khalil Mack joining the team, you should hear from his new teammates.