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Renowned Sportswriter, NPR Commentator Frank Deford Dies

Renowned Sportswriter, NPR Commentator Frank Deford Dies

Frank Deford, the award-winning sports writer and commentator whose elegant reportage was a staple for years at Sports Illustrated and National Public Radio, has died. He was 78. He died Sunday in Key West,...

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 12:52 PM CDT

'No Hard Feelings' in Return to Chicago for Sale

'No Hard Feelings' in Return to Chicago for Sale

For the first time since he was traded by the Chicago White Sox over the offseason, Chris Sale is back in the Windy City as the Boston Red Sox come to town for a series this week, and he talked about his...

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 12:12 PM CDT

Chicago Sports Teams Mark Memorial Day on Social Media

Chicago Sports Teams Mark Memorial Day on Social Media

In honor of Memorial Day, Chicago sports teams took to their Twitter accounts to thank those that gave their lives in defense of the United States.

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11:00 PM CDT

Tiger Woods Says Prescribed Meds Led to DUI Arrest

Tiger Woods Says Prescribed Meds Led to DUI Arrest

Tiger Woods attributed an "unexpected reaction" to prescription medicine for his arrest on a DUI charge that landed him in a Florida jail Monday for nearly four hours. Woods, the 14-time major champion who had...

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 06:57 PM CDT

Lester, Kershaw Roughed Up as Cubs Fall to Dodgers

Lester, Kershaw Roughed Up as Cubs Fall to Dodgers

Cody Bellinger and Kike Hernandez led an offensive outburst with three-run homers that upstaged the anticipated duel between aces Jon Lester and Clayton Kershaw, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat Chicago 9-4...

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 05:11 PM CDT

Sato Holds Off Helio to Give Andretti Another Indy 500 Win

Sato Holds Off Helio to Give Andretti Another Indy 500 Win

At the end of 500 miles around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was a former Formula One driver who took the checkered flag. He even drove for Andretti Autosport. It just wasn't Fernando Alonso. Takuma Sato...

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 05:00 PM CDT

Gonzalez Misses Perfect Game, but Sox Beat Tigers

Gonzalez Misses Perfect Game, but Sox Beat Tigers

Miguel Gonzalez took a perfect game into the seventh inning, Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 7-3 on Sunday.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 03:08 PM CDT

Takuma Sato Wins 101st Indianapolis 500

Takuma Sato Wins 101st Indianapolis 500

After a record-setting number of lead changes, Takuma Sato won the 101st Indianapolis 500 on Sunday afternoon.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 02:52 PM CDT

Dax McCarty Picked for World Cup Qualifier

Dax McCarty Picked for World Cup Qualifier

Chicago Fire midfielder Dax McCarty is one of the big reasons that the team is among the top sides in Major League Soccer, and his quality play has been recognized by Team USA.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 02:18 PM CDT

Lester, Cubs Look to Best Kershaw Sunday

Lester, Cubs Look to Best Kershaw Sunday

The Chicago Cubs will attempt to avoid a sweep on Sunday afternoon at the hands of the Los Angeles Dodgers, but they’ll face a stiff challenge as they go up against one of the best pitchers in baseball.

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