Chicago Sports News and Rumors
Miguel Cabrera had four hits and knocked in two runs in the seventh inning to break a tie, leading the Tigers to victory over the White Sox. Justin Morneau gave Chicago a lift with a three-run home run, but the White Sox bullpen couldn't hold the lead.Share Tweet
Watching Dexter Fowler jog out to play center field for the first time in more than a month made Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon smile.Share Tweet
Cubs add reliever Montgomery to rosterMLB.com 9 hours agoThe Cubs officially added left-handed reliever Mike Montgomery to the roster on Friday and right-hander Spencer Patton was optioned to Triple-A Iowa.Share Tweet
Rangers making effort to acquire lefty SaleMLB.com 10 hours agoThe Rangers are making a serious run at landing ace left-hander Chris Sale in a trade with the White Sox, according to Major League sources, but there are no indications yet if a deal can get done.Share TweetThe Bears have released safety Omar Bolden according to Adam Caplan of ESPN. The timing of the move is curious as the Bears just signed Bolden to a one-year, $840,000 deal in March which included an $80,000 signing bonus. Originally a fourth round pick …Share Tweet
Are Brad Richards and Vincent Lecavalier Hall of Famers?thehockeynews.com 15 hours agoFrom their days together as roommates at boarding school in Saskatchewan to winning a Memorial Cup together in Rimouski to a Stanley Cup in Tampa and signing contracts later in their careers that didn’t quite work out as well as everyone had hoped, Brad…Share Tweet
Top prep prospects to shine in Under Armour All-America GameMLB.com 18 hours agoThough the Cubs are on the road in Milwaukee, Wrigley Field still will be packed with talented young players on Saturday. The ninth annual Under Armour All-America Baseball Game, one of the highlights of the summer showcase circuit, will feature 40 high…Share Tweetyahoo.com 19 hours agoAh, Bo Jackson. Famous for his athletic prowess and breaking bats like they’re weak little toothpicks. There’s never been a player quite like Bo Jackson. And now there’s never been a bobblehead quite like the Bo Jackson bobblehead. The Chicago White Sox…Share Tweet
Lawrie day to day with tight left hamstringMLB.com Jul 22 (yesterday)White Sox second baseman Brett Lawrie left with a tight left hamstring in the fourth inning of Thursday night's series opener against the Tigers at U.S. Cellular Field.Share Tweet
Homers give Tigers the edge on South SideMLB.com Jul 22 (yesterday)Ian Kinsler and Miguel Cabrera broke the Tigers out of their offensive funk with fifth-inning solo homers off James Shields, powering Mike Pelfrey to his third win in 19 starts with a rain-shortened 2-1 victory over the White Sox on Thursday at U.S. Cel…Share Tweet
Tigers-White Sox opener delayed in seventhMLB.com Jul 21 (yesterday)The series opener between the Tigers and White Sox on Thursday night at U.S. Cellular Field is under a rain delay in the middle of the seventh inning with Detroit holding a 2-1 lead.Share Tweet
White Sox prepared to trade for long-term helpMLB.com Jul 21 (yesterday)After watching the White Sox dip below .500 again, general manager Rick Hahn is viewing the Aug. 1 Trade Deadline a lot differently than he did a couple of months ago.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 21 (yesterday)The Steelers released veteran tight end Matt Spaeth Thursday with a failed physical designation. A third-round pick of the Steelers in 2007, Spaeth played seven seasons for the Steelers. He played for the Bears in 2011-12 before returning to the Steeler…Share TweetSome players retire from professional football with a farewell tour. Others go out on top after claiming another Super Bowl title (see: Peyton Manning.) And others still hang on well past their expiration date and ruin the legacy that was built in the p…Share Tweet
Three rookies should be in starting lineup when Bears open seasonESPN.com Jul 21 (yesterday)Three rookies should be in starting lineup when Bears open seasonShare Tweet
Remembering the passion and intensity of Dennis GreenJul 22In light of former Cardinals coach Dennis Green's passing at age 67, look back at his memorable tirade after his team's loss to the Bears.
Cutler remains Bears' top question markJul 13ESPN Bears reporter Jeff Dickerson questions whether Jay Cutler can put together another solid season in Chicago without former play caller Adam Gase.
Bears still have long way to goJul 12Darren Woodson and Jerome Bettis say the Bears still have too many question marks to begin turning things around this season.
Can Cutler get on the right side of Packers rivalry?Jul 5NFL Insider Mike Sando goes inside the numbers to see if the Bears can regain the upper hand in their rivalry with the Packers.