Regional Daily News Sports http://www.regionaldailynews.com/Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-09-02T11:50:47Z Bears' Wilson Still Ailing The Bears say they will wait a few days before deciding the roster status of wide receiver Marquess Wilson.  He's expected to miss the next month with a broken collarbone.  The team can free a roster spot by placing him on injured reserve w... 2014-09-02T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141971 Bears Get Prepared For Bills The Bears are officially gearing up for a game that counts.  Chicago welcomes the Buffalo Bills to Soldier Field this Sunday afternoon to start the regular season.  The Bills were just 6-and-10 last season.  Sunday's kick is set for No... 2014-09-02T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141969 Cards Rally Past Pirates Matt Holliday singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Cardinals rallied past the Pirates 5-4 in the first of three from Busch Stadium.  Kolten Wong hit a pinch-hit two-run homer earlier in the seventh to tie the game at four.&nb... 2014-09-02T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141968 Cubs Double Up Struggling Brewers Welington Castillo hit a two-run homer and drove in three as the Cubs doubled up the Brewers 4-2 in the opener of a three-game series at Wrigley Field.  Luis Valbuena added a solo shot for the Northsiders, who snapped a two-game skid.  Jaco... 2014-09-02T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141964 Michael Sam Not Added To Rams Practice Squad Michael Sam is free to sign with any team in the NFL.  Sam was cut by the St. Louis Rams over the weekend and was also left off their 10-man practice squad.  He was drafted by the Rams in the seventh round of this year's NFL Draft, making h... 2014-09-02T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141963 Cardinals Rally To Beat Cubs The Cardinals rallied from an early five-run deficit to defeat the Cubs 9-6 at Busch Stadium.  Matt Holliday went 3-for-4 with a homer and four RBI while Jhonny Peralta finished 3-for-4 with two RBI.  Kolten Wong also went deep for St. Loui... 2014-09-01T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141848 White Sox Drop Tigers Avisail Garcia went 2-for-4 with two RBI to help guide the White Sox to a 6-2 win over the Tigers in the final game of a four-game set from U.S. Cellular Field.  Carlos Sanchez and Jose Abreu plated a run as Chicago improved to 3-and-3 since a s... 2014-09-01T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141843 A's Deal For White Sox Slugger Dunn The Oakland Athletics are bringing in left-handed slugger Adam Dunn in a deal with the Chicago White Sox.  The A's will reportedly pay about half of the remaining 2.5-million-dollar salary owed to Dunn and send Chicago minor league pitcher Nolan... 2014-09-01T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141842 A & W Titans Football Tonight on My 102 Kewanee and RegionalDailyNews.com Annawan Wethersfield has a brand new radio home. Hear every Titans Football match up on My 102 Kewanee, 102.1 FM. Tonight the Titans battle Farmington with the pre-game show at approximately 7:15 with Russ Hughes on the call. Hear the game on 102.1 F... 2014-08-29T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141624 Kewanee Boilermakers' Football Tonight on WKEI and Streaming on RegionalDailyNews.com The Kewanee Boilermakers are back on the gridiron tonight and all of the action is on Newstalk 104.3 FM and 1450 AM WKEI. Bob McKee will be on the call as the Boilernakers open the 2014 season against Erie-Prophetstown. Pre-game show, featuring an in... 2014-08-29T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141623 Stream Geneseo Vs Dunlap Tonight on RegionalDailyNews.com The Green Machine of Geneseo battles Dunlap tonight on Hog Country 102.5 WJRE. Pre-game show starts at approximately 7:15 with Mike Cocquit on the call. Click the picture below to stream tonight's game.  2014-08-29T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141620 Pirates Take Rubber Match From Cards Ike Davis belted a two-run homer and Jeff Locke pitched one-run ball into the eighth inning as the Pirates beat the Cardinals 3-1 at PNC Park.  Davis delivered his 10th home run of the season in the second inning and Andrew McCutchen added a sac... 2014-08-28T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141437 Poll: NFL Players Say Pot No More Dangerous Than Alcohol The majority of NFL players agree with President Obama that marijuana is no more dangerous than alcohol.  Seventy-five percent of players responding to an ESPN.com NFL Nation survey said they agree with Obama's statement, which he made to "The N... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141310 Soler Expected To Debut Tonight For Cubs The Cubs are expected to officially call up 22-year-old Cuban outfielder Jorge Soler prior to tonight's game.  Multiple media outlets reported the news Monday night after he was pulled from Triple-A Iowa's game at Tacoma.  Soler is rated as... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141262 Bears Cut Down To 75 Players The Bears have reached the NFL's mandatory limit of 75 players.  The team waived cornerback Isaiah Frey and offensive lineman James Brown yesterday.  Frey was a 2012 sixth round pick out of Nevada.  Brown signed with the Bears as an un... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141261 Cubs Blank Reds Travis Wood was lights out for six frames as Chicago blanked the Reds 3-0 at the Great American Ballpark.  Wood earned the win striking out five and Hector Rondon grabbed his 22nd save.  Anthony Rizzo hit a solo shot before leaving in the e... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141260 Indians Top White Sox In Extras Zach Walters hit a two-run homer in the tenth inning to give the Indians the lead and eventual 8-6 victory over the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.  Mike Aviles and Jason Kipnis drove in a run each in the win and Carlos Santana recorded an RBI... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141258 Pirates Use Three-Run Eighth To Beat Cards Pinch-hitter Ike Davis belted a go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Pirates beat the Cardinals 5-2 in the middle of a three-game set at PNC Park.  The Bucs suffered a pair of blows, however, as outfielder Andrew Mc... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141257 Astros Extend Agreement with River Bandits The Houston Astros will renew their player development agreement with the Quad City River Bandits today. Astros President of Business Operations Reid Ryan will fly to the Quad Cities today to make the continuing affilation agreement official. In a st... 2014-08-26T15:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141075 Clausen Officially Named Backup QB The Bears have officially named Jimmy Clausen as the backup quarterback to Jay Cutler.  Jordan Palmer was cut on Sunday, leaving Clausen, Cutler and rookie David Fales on the roster.  Head coach Marc Trestman met with the media yesterday to... 2014-08-26T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141069