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  • Hampshire grad Goebbert writes "Thank You" letter to community

    Hampshire graduate and former Northwestern standout Jake Goebbert returned to the area to play his first series at Wrigley Field this week. The Padres ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • White Sox: Reinsdorf released after hospital stay in Cooperstown

    CHICAGO – The White Sox said owner Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized, but has been released from the hospital, after feeling lightheaded in Cooperstown ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Padres' Jake Goebbert of Hampshire going back to Triple-A

    San Diego Padres manager Bud Black said after Friday’s game in Atlanta that Hampshire graduate Jake Goebbert will be optioned to Triple-A El Paso, end ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • Abreu hits 30th HR as White Sox beat Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – White Sox manager Robin Ventura is no longer surprised when Jose Abreu hits a long home run or does something else spectacular.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • Cubs hand Cardinals 4th straight loss

    CHICAGO – The Cubs don't have the look of a team more interested in draft position than on-field success.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • On Campus: Cary-Grove grad Matt Byrne back on diamond, healthy again

    Matt Byrne treated a ground ball to the shortstop in February like any other at bat.“I always run ev ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • Cary's Aimee Suyko throws ceremonial first pitch at Cubs game

    CHICAGO – Before she stepped onto the grass at Wrigley Field to throw a ceremonial first pitch Friday afternoon, Aimee Suyko’s son Parker had some wor ...
    July 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • Cary's Kyle Irlbacker wins MCJGA's Cary Open in playoff

    CARY – With pressure mounting as the sudden-death playoff went on Friday at Cary Country Club, Kyle Irlbacker remained unfazed.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • MCYSA baseball tourney going strong in 22nd season

    If you happen to notice a large increase in young baseball players walking around the Crystal Lake area in the coming weeks, don’t be alarmed.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • Notebook: Defense strong, music playing at Bears' first practice

    BOURBONNAIS – At 9:52 a.m. Friday, the Bears broke a huddle and began team drills, 11-on-11s, what the fans want to see, and a giant roar came from th ...
    July 25, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • Bostic ready to do whatever Bears tell him to

    BOURBONNAIS – If Jon Bostic is feeling pressure over how much the Bears have put on his plate in his short NFL career, he’s doing a great job of hidin ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:37 am
  • First Wrigley Field hit a relief for Hampshire's Goebbert

    CHICAGO – San Diego manager Bud Black sat in the visitors’ dugout at Wrigley Field wearing a Padres cap and a black eye.
    July 25, 2014 - 12:45 am
  • Noesi, Eaton lead White Sox past Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – An impressive start from Hector Noesi was just a couple of pitches away from being something really special.
    July 25, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Padres' Ross fans 11 in 13-3 rout of Cubs

    CHICAGO – Tyson Ross struck out a career-high 11, and the light-hitting San Diego Padres broke out for a season-best nine runs in the sixth inning in ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Goebbert tries to be more than Padres farmhand

    Jake Goebbert stood in the cramped Wrigley Field visitors’ clubhouse Thursday afternoon before the final game of the San Diego Padres’ 3-game series w ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:11 pm
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