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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 04:39 PM CDT

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

A minor league baseball player in southern Illinois hit a grand slam only to find the ball smashed the windshield of his own truck. The Gateway Grizzlies of Sauget, Illinois, say Brandon Thomas hit the...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:59 PM CDT
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By James Neveau

A Look at the Records Kris Bryant Set So Far This Season

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is one of baseball's best players, and...View gallery

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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:40 PM CDT

Minnesota Wild to Use Prince Tune as New Goal Song

Minnesota Wild to Use Prince Tune as New Goal Song

The Minnesota Wild will pay tribute to Prince next season with their new goal song, the team announced Tuesday.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:51 PM CDT

MLB Announces 2016 Postseason Schedule

MLB Announces 2016 Postseason Schedule

The Chicago Cubs are drawing ever closer to a division title, and fans looking to plan their October baseball viewing now have the official MLB playoff schedule to look at.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 10:04 AM CDT

Chicago Marathon Announces 2016 Elite Runners

Chicago Marathon Announces 2016 Elite Runners

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon has traditionally brought some of the world’s best marathoners to the streets of Chicago, and this year will be no different.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 06:04 AM CDT

Sports Court Confirms Russia Ban From Rio Paralympics

Sports Court Confirms Russia Ban From Rio Paralympics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has confirmed Russia's ban from the Paralympic Games as punishment for a state-backed doping program. CAS announced its urgent verdict Tuesday to dismiss the Russian...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 11:46 AM CDT

Aly Raisman Accepts Date Request From NFL Player

Aly Raisman Accepts Date Request From NFL Player

Aly Raisman caught the attention of many with her incredible performance at the Rio Olympics, but especially Oakland Raiders tight end Colton Underwood, who hopes to snag a date with the gymnast the next...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 04:27 PM CDT

Hospital Gives Shoes to Babies Born on Olympian's Golden Day

Hospital Gives Shoes to Babies Born on Olympian's Golden Day

One of Delaware's most famous athletes took home gold at the Rio Olympics and that means each baby born Saturday in her hometown hospital is taking home a pair of sweet sneakers. WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne and...

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 12:34 PM CDT

Ethiopia: Protesting Marathoner Would Be Welcomed as Hero

Ethiopia: Protesting Marathoner Would Be Welcomed as Hero

The Ethiopian marathon runner who made an anti-government gesture at the Rio Games while approaching the finish line will not face prosecution upon his return home and will have "a heroic welcome," a government...

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 10:51 AM CDT

Centrowitz Win Draws Comparisons to Cubs' Title Hopes

Centrowitz Win Draws Comparisons to Cubs' Title Hopes

Matthew Centrowitz's victory in the 1500 meter run was the first by an American male since the 1908 Olympics, and the significance of that feat was not lost on Chicago Cubs fans.

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