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Illinois Sports 9/26/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: CHICAGO (AP) — Shortly after their playoff spot was assured, the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6 in 10 innings to hold their half-game lead over Milwaukee in the NL Central. The Cubs clinched their fourth straight postseason appearance earlier in the evening…read more »

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Illinois Sports 7/7/17

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: ST. LOUIS (AP) — Luke Voit homered and drove in three runs and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 Thursday. The Cardinals, who had lost two straight, earned a four-game series split. CHICAGO (AP) — Ryan Braun homered to ignite a…read more »

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Local Sports 7/6/17

CITY REC THURSDAY WOMEN’S SOUTH JJ’s Pub 7, The Bear’s Den 6 Muffy’s Tap 19, Herman’s Package Store 0 OGFA 13U Casa Mia Blaze 12, Fairmount Santrol Stars 5: Ally Fleming singled twice while Nora Rinearson and Gwen Eisert each scored three runs. Emma Stumpf earned the pitching win for the second-seeded Blaze. Sons of…read more »

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Illinois Sports 7/5/17

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Jay connected for his third career pinch-hit homer and Ian Happ hit a tiebreaking two-run single an inning later, helping the Chicago Cubs rally for a 7-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays yesterday. Tampa Bay wasted a chance for…read more »

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