Regional Daily News Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-04-20T03:21:12Z MLB Scoreboard 04-19-14 Brewers Blow Past Pirates (Pittsburgh, PA)  --  Carlos Gomez was 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBI in the Brewers 5-3 win over the Pirates in the second of four at PNC Park.  Scooter Gennett also drove in two, while Kyle Lohse i... 2014-04-19T05:00:00Z Nats Bounce Cards The Nationals scored two runs on a wild pitch and error in the seventh inning to grab a 3-1 win over the Cardinals in the second of four games at Nationals Park.  St. Louis finished the game with three errors.  Anthony Rendon hit a solo hom... 2014-04-19T05:00:00Z Habs, Ducks Grab Big Leads The Montreal Canadiens and Anaheim Ducks are off to great starts in their respective playoff matchups.  The Habs earned a 4-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday to grab a 2-0 series lead.  Montreal heads home for Game Three.  T... 2014-04-19T05:00:00Z Rangers Pour It On White Sox The Rangers used a seven-run third inning to roll to a 12-0 win over the White Sox at Globe Life Park.  Leonys Martin finished a double shy of the cycle and drove in four while Robert Chirinos went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer.  Alex Rios w... 2014-04-19T05:00:00Z Simon, Reds Keep Cubs Bats Quiet Alfredo Simon and the Reds pitching staff kept the Cubs' bats quiet in a 4-1 win at Wrigley Field.  Simon pitched six-plus innings of four-hit, one-run ball.  Cincinnati's bullpen followed with three shutout innings, with Jonathan Broxton s... 2014-04-19T05:00:00Z MLB Scoreboard 04-18-14 Phillies Blank Braves Behind Burnett (Philadelphia, PA)  --  A.J. Burnett and two relievers combined on a four-hitter as the Phillies shut out the Braves 1-0 at Citizens Bank Park.  Ben Revers singled in the game's only run in the... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z Cubs Clash With Cincinnati The Chicago Cubs welcome the Cincinnati Reds to Wrigley Field today to start a three-game series.  The contest begins a seven-game homestand for Chicago, which plays four games against Arizona from Monday through Thursday.  The Cubs are exp... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z Blues Beat Blackhawks In Triple OT Alexander Steen found the back of the net less than 30 seconds into the third overtime to lift the Blues to a 4-3 win over the Blackhawks in their Western Conference First Round series.  Jaden Schwartz tied the game at three with 1:45 left in re... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z Red Sox Take Rubber Match With White Sox David Ross doubled in the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning as the Red Sox edged the White Sox 3-1 in the rubber match of a three-game series at U.S. Cellular Field.  Jonathan Herrera also plated a run on a bunt single in the ninth, wh... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z Wainwright, Cards Roll Nats Adam Wainwright tossed a two-hit shutout to guide the Cardinals to an 8-0 win over the Nationals in Washington.  Wainwright struck out eight and walked three in the win.  Matt Adams knocked in three runs for St. Louis, which improved to 10-... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z MLB Scoreboard 04-17-14 Cueto Dazzles As Reds Blank Bucs (Cincinnati, OH)  --  Johnny Cueto [[ KWAY-toh ]] struck out 12 while firing a three-hit shutout as the Reds blanked the Pirates 4-0 at Great American Ball Park.  Cueto did not allow a walk and nee... 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z Bobcats Beat Bulls In OT Kemba Walker poured in 22 points with eight assists and seven rebounds to help the Bobcats beat the Bulls 91-86 in overtime from Charlotte.  Al Jefferson added 10 points and 18 boards in the win.  Chris Douglas-Roberts chipped in with 13 po... 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z Cubs Swept By Yankees The Cubs were swept by the Yankees 3-0 and 2-0 during yesterday's day-night doubleheader.  It marks the first time since 1962 the Cubs were shutout twice in one day.  Jason Hammel and Travis Wood each took a loss for Chicago, which slipped ... 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z Kelly Injured as Cards Fall to Brewers St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Joe Kelly is dealing with a leg injury that forced him out of yesterday's start against the Brewers in Milwaukee.  The right-hander laid down a bunt and grabbed his hamstring after getting thrown out at first base to ... 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z New Uniforms For U Of I Sports Teams The University of Illinois' sports teams are showing off their new look.  The fresh Nike uniforms were unveiled on Wednesday. University officials hope the attire will boost recruiting and merchandise sales.  Athletes showed off all-white, ... 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z MLB Scoreboard 04-16-14 Braves, Phillies Rained Out In Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA)  --  Today's game between the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park is being postponed due to inclement weather.  The contest will be reschedu... 2014-04-16T05:00:00Z White Sox Walk-Off On Red Sox Alexei Ramirez scored in the bottom of the ninth on Xander Bogaerts' throwing error to send the White Sox to a 2-1 walk-off win over the Red Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.  Ramirez extended his hitting streak to 14 games with a single while Dayan V... 2014-04-16T05:00:00Z Cards Rip Brewers The Cardinals have cooled off the Brewers grabbing a 6-1 win at Miller Park and taking the first two of the three-game set.  Milwaukee had won nine straight coming into the series.  Shelby Miller allowed one run on three hits, with seven st... 2014-04-16T05:00:00Z Cubs-Yankees Doubleheader Today Tuesday's game between the New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs at Yankee Stadium had to be postponed due to rain.  The game will be made up as part of a day-night doubleheader today.  The first game will start at 12:05 p.m, with the night cap... 2014-04-16T05:00:00Z NHL Playoffs Start Tonight The puck drops on the Stanley Cup Playoffs tonight with three games on the schedule.  The Lightning host the Canadiens in Game One of their best-of-seven series in the Eastern Conference.  The other East matchup pits the Penguins against th... 2014-04-16T05:00:00Z