Regional Daily News Sports http://www.regionaldailynews.com/Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-07-25T12:06:51Z Bears Open Camp Practices Friday The Bears report to training camp today and begin practices tomorrow at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais.  It's the 13th straight year Chicago will hold camp there.  The Bears begin preseason play August 8th against the Philadelphi... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136778 Report: Bulls Offering Package For T'wolves' Love The Chicago Bulls are making a strong push to trade for Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star forward Kevin Love.  SheridanHoops.com reports the Bulls are offering a package of Taj Gibson, Nikola Mirotic and Doug McDermott for Love.  The Clevelan... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136777 Royals Edge White Sox In Ninth Mike Moustakas scored the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning when Tyler Flowers dropped the throw to the plate as the Royals edged the White Sox 2-1 at U.S. Cellular Field.  Moustakas came around on Nori Aoki's bloop single to center.&n... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136776 Cobb Deals Rays Past Cardinals Alex Cobb struck out 10 in seven shutout innings as the Rays blanked the Cardinals 3-0 at Busch Stadium.  Cobb improved to 6-and-6 with the win and Jake McGee notched his ninth save as Tampa won its seventh straight.  Evan Longoria and Bran... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136775 Padres Roll Cubs Tommy Medica went 3-for-5 with two RBI to help guide the Padres to an 8-3 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field.  Yangervis Solarte tallied a pair of hits and drove in a run.  Chris Nelson and Carlos Quentin batted in a run as well for San Die... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136773 Former Coach Dungy Causes Firestorm with Sam Comments Former  NFL head  coach and  current television  analyst Tony Dungy tried  to clarify comments he made concerning St. Louis Rams draft pick Michael Sam, the first  openly  gay player in  the leag... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136647 Cubs Cut Ties With Barney The Cubs are parting ways with second baseman Darwin Barney.  The team has designated the former Gold Glove winner for assignment after hitting .230 with two homers this season.  The move was made to clear space for Emilio Bonifacio, who re... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136646 Royals Cruise To Win Over White Sox Mike Moustakas went 3-for-5 with two home runs and three RBI as the Royals picked up a 7-1 win over the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.  Raul Ibanez and Omar Infante [[ in-FAHN-tay ]] each drove in a run for Kansas City, which snapped its four... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136645 Rays Rough Up Wainwright, Cardinals The Rays got to Adam Wainwright on their way to a 7-2 win over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.  Tampa Bay scored five times in the fifth and chased the St. Louis ace as Yunel Escobar ripped a two-run double.  Matt Joyce added two hits and a... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136644 Rizzo Blasts Two As Cubs Blank Padres Anthony Rizzo hit a pair of solo homers as the Cubs shut down the Padres in a 6-0 win at Wrigley Field.  Rizzo now leads the National League with 25 bombs this season.  Arismendy Alcantara also went deep while Justin Ruggiano went 2-for-3 w... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136642 Cardinals Begin Series With Rays The Cardinals will send Adam Wainwright to the hill tonight against the Rays in a short two-game series.  Lance Lynn will get the ball tomorrow night.  St. Louis took two games from the Dodgers in their first series since the All-Star break... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136496 Cubs Open Series Against Padres The Cubs are back home to start a three-game series with the Padres tonight at Wrigley Field.  Chicago sends Kyle Hendricks to the mound for his second start.  He allowed four runs in six innings in his first outing.  San Diego counter... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136492 Rizzo Earns NL Weekly Honor Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is being honored as the National League Player of the Week.  Rizzo hit three homers over the weekend in Arizona, going 5-for-11 with 14 total bases in the three-game series.  He's tied for the NL lead in hom... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136490 Sale Leads White Sox Past Royals Chris Sale struck out eight over seven innings to help the White Sox beat the Royals 3-1 at U.S. Cellular Field.  Sale improved to 9-and-1 after his one-run outing and Jake Petricka earned his fourth save.  Adam Dunn plated two runs while G... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136489 Bulls Re-Sign Kirk Hinrich Chicago Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich is back in the fold.  The team has re-signed the veteran to a new two-year contract.  NBA.com reports the deal is worth 5.6-million-dollars.  The 33-year-old averaged over nine points and nearly four as... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136487 McIlroy Leading British Open Rory McIlroy eagled two of the last three holes on Saturday to extend his lead to  six strokes  at the Open Championship.  McIlroy, who was tied for the lead with  Rickie Fowler after  12 holes, carded a 4-under 68 ... 2014-07-20T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136241 Diamondbacks Blast Cubs Paul Goldschmidt went deep and drove in three runs to help Arizona beat the Cubs 9-3 at Chase Field.  Miguel Montero plated three runs in the win while Mark Trumbo added an RBI.  Wade Miley gave up three runs in seven innings to improve to ... 2014-07-20T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136240 White Sox Escape Astros Tyler Flowers collected three hits and drove in two as the White Sox topped the Astros 4-3 at U.S. Cellular Field.  Adam Eaton went 3-for-4 in the win with Conor Gillaspie plating a run.  Hector Noesi tossed six frames and gave up three run... 2014-07-20T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136239 Cardinals Double Up Dodgers Joe Kelly tossed seven innings of one-run ball as the Cardinals dropped the Dodgers 4-2 at Busch Stadium.  Kelly improved to 2-and-1 while Matt Adams hit a two-run homer, and Matt Holliday added a two-run single.  Holliday left the game in ... 2014-07-20T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136238 Molinari Leads 2nd Round at British Open Francesco  Molinari  is now atop the  leaderboard at 6-under par in the second round  of  the British Open, as  first-round leader Rory McIlroy opened with a bogey  to drop one  shot behind at minus-5... 2014-07-18T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=136088