Taylorville Daily News Sports http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-07-29T07:44:07Z Cards Travel To Take On Padres <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137384" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473748-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>(San Diego, CA)&nbsp; --&nbsp; After a day off, the Cardinals return to the diamond tonight for the first of a three-game series with the Padres from Petco Park.&nbsp; St. Louis is 56-and-48 this season and trots Lance Lynn to the hill.&nbsp; Lynn is... 2014-07-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137384 Wada nabs first win as Cubs down Rockies <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137383" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473749-cubs.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago,&nbsp; IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Tsuyoshi Wada pitched seven innings to lead&nbsp;the&nbsp; Chicago&nbsp;Cubs to&nbsp; a 4-1 win over the Colorado Rockies to begin a four-game&nbsp;series.&nbsp;Wada&nbsp; (1-1) notched his&nbsp; first career w... 2014-07-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137383 Wainwright, Cardinals edge Cubs <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137229" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7281455723-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Adam Wainwright pitched seven strong innings&nbsp;as&nbsp; the&nbsp; St. Louis&nbsp;Cardinals&nbsp; grabbed a&nbsp; 1-0 win over&nbsp; the Chicago Cubs in the&nbsp;finale of a three-game set.&nbsp;Wainwright&nbsp; (1... 2014-07-28T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137229 Twins finally take one from White Sox <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137228" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7281455724-whitesox.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Minneapolis,&nbsp; MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Sam Fuld had two hits, including a two-&nbsp;run&nbsp; single to cap&nbsp; a three-run seventh inning and the Minnesota Twins held on&nbsp;for a 4-3 win over the Chicago&nbsp;White&nbsp;Sox on Sunday.&nbsp;... 2014-07-28T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137228 Cubs Edge Cardinals On Valbuena's Homer <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137098" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473748-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Coverage of today's Cards and Cubs game can be heard on Newstalk 97.3 WTIM beginning at 2:30pm. Chicago,&nbsp; IL (SportsNetwork.com)&nbsp; - Ryan Sweeney went 2-for-4 with a three-run&nbsp;home&nbsp; run and four RBI as&nbsp; the Chicago&nbsp;Cubs&... 2014-07-26T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137098 Abreu powers White Sox past Twins <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137097" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473755-whitesox.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Jose Abreu went 2-for-5 with a three-run&nbsp;homer&nbsp; and&nbsp; scored twice to lead&nbsp; the Chicago&nbsp;White&nbsp;Sox&nbsp; to a 9-5 win over the&nbsp;Minnesota Twins on Friday.&nbsp;Chicago's&nbsp; stan... 2014-07-26T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137097 Cardinals At Cubs Tonight <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136984" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473748-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>(Chicago, IL)&nbsp; --&nbsp; After a travel day Thursday, the&nbsp;Cardinals&nbsp;are in the Windy City today to open a three-game series with the Cubs at Wrigley Field.&nbsp; Joe Kelly is slated to take the mound for St. Louis, while Chicago counter... 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136984 Bats back Ross as Padres pound Cubs <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136983" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473749-cubs.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago,&nbsp; IL&nbsp; (SportsNetwork.com) - Tyson&nbsp; Ross finished with a career-high 11&nbsp;strikeouts&nbsp; to help the San Diego Padres in a 13-3 rout of the Chicago&nbsp;Cubs on&nbsp;Thursday.&nbsp;Ross&nbsp; (9-10)&nbsp; stifled the&nbsp;C... 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136983 Noesi, Eaton carry White Sox over Twins <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136982" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473755-whitesox.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Minneapolis,&nbsp; MN&nbsp; (SportsNetwork.com) - Hector&nbsp; Noesi pitched into the eighth,&nbsp;and&nbsp; Adam&nbsp; Eaton knocked&nbsp; in&nbsp; a&nbsp; pair of&nbsp; runs&nbsp; as&nbsp; Chicago topped&nbsp; Minnesota,&nbsp;5-2, in the opener of ... 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136982 Cobb leads Rays over Cardinals <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136831" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473748-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>St.&nbsp; Louis, MO&nbsp; (SportsNetwork.com) - Alex Cobb struck out 10 in seven shutout&nbsp;innings&nbsp; and drove in a run with his first major-league hit, leading the Tampa&nbsp;Bay Rays to a 3-0 win and two-game sweep of the St. Louis&nbsp;Card... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136831 Padres top Cubs to even series <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136830" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473749-cubs.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Tommy Medica went 3-for-5 with two RBI and a&nbsp;run scored to lead the San Diego Padres in an 8-3 win over the Chicago&nbsp;Cubs on&nbsp;Wednesday.&nbsp;Yangervis Solarte, who made his San Diego debut, provided a r... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136830 Aoki, Shields lift Royals past White Sox <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136829" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7241473755-whitesox.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Norichika Aoki drove in the game-winning run&nbsp;in the top of the ninth and James Shields pitched seven strong innings, as the&nbsp;Kansas&nbsp; City Royals beat&nbsp; the Chicago&nbsp;White&nbsp;Sox, 2-1, in the r... 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136829 Rays beat Cardinals for sixth straight win <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136681" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473815-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Coverage of today's Cards and Dodgers game can be heard on Newstalk 97.3 WTIM beginning at 5:40pm. St.&nbsp; Louis,&nbsp; MO (SportsNetwork.com) -&nbsp; James Loney&nbsp; went 2-for-4 with two runs&nbsp;scored,&nbsp; Yunel Escobar&nbsp; knocked in a... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136681 Rizzo, Hendricks carry Cubs over Padres <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136680" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473818-cubs.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Anthony Rizzo clubbed two home runs to set a&nbsp;new&nbsp; single-season&nbsp; career high and&nbsp; Kyle Hendricks&nbsp; picked up his first major&nbsp;league&nbsp; win&nbsp; as the&nbsp; Chicago&nbsp;Cubs&nbsp; bl... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136680 Moustakas homers twice as Royals down White Sox <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136679" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473820-whitesox.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago,&nbsp; IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Mike Moustakas went 3-for-5 with two homers&nbsp;and three RBI to ignite a stagnant Royals lineup as Kansas City earned a much-&nbsp;needed 7-1 victory over the Chicago&nbsp;White&nbsp;Sox.&nbsp;The Royals were... 2014-07-23T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136679 Cardinals Begin Series With Rays <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136524" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473815-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>(St. Louis, MO)&nbsp; --&nbsp; The&nbsp;Cardinals&nbsp;will send Adam Wainwright to the hill tonight against the Rays in a short two-game series.&nbsp; Lance Lynn will get the ball tomorrow night.&nbsp; St. Louis took two games from the Dodgers in th... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136524 Cubs Open Series Against Padres <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136523" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473818-cubs.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>(Chicago, IL)&nbsp; --&nbsp; The Cubs are back home to start a three-game series with the Padres tonight at Wrigley Field.&nbsp; Chicago sends Kyle Hendricks to the mound for his second start.&nbsp; He allowed four runs in six innings in his first ou... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136523 Sale, White Sox edge Royals <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136522" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473820-whitesox.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Chicago,&nbsp; IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Adam Dunn hit a two-run single in the first&nbsp;inning&nbsp; and&nbsp; Chris Sale did&nbsp; the rest&nbsp; as the Chicago&nbsp;White&nbsp;Sox eked past the&nbsp;struggling Kansas City Royals, 3-1, in the opene... 2014-07-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136522 Gonzalez, Dodgers drop Cardinals <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136351" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473815-Cardinals.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>St.&nbsp; Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Adrian Gonzalez hit a go-ahead RBI single&nbsp;in&nbsp; the&nbsp; top of the&nbsp; ninth inning&nbsp; and the Los&nbsp; Angeles Dodgers topped the St.&nbsp;Louis&nbsp;Cardinals, 4-3, to salvage a three-game s... 2014-07-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136351 Peralta, D-backs sweep Cubs <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=136350" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7211473818-cubs.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Phoenix,&nbsp; AZ&nbsp; (SportsNetwork.com) -&nbsp; David Peralta&nbsp; drove in&nbsp; two runs for the&nbsp;Arizona&nbsp; Diamondbacks, who&nbsp; used a 3-2 victory to complete a three-game series&nbsp;sweep of the Chicago&nbsp;Cubs on Sunday.&nbsp;... 2014-07-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=136350