TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Brad Penny pitched into the fourth inning and Adam LaRoche hit a grand slam as the Chicago White Sox beat the split-squad Los Angeles Angels 7-6 Saturday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cubs third base prospect Kris Bryant got into the game late, then hit two home runs in front of his hometown Las Vegas fans to highlight Chicago’s 3-1 win over the Oakland Athletics on Saturday.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Sharp scored his first two goals since January and Duncan Keith also broke a long scoring drought to help the Chicago Blackhawks beat the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Saturday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jake Arrieta allowed an unearned run in four innings in his second start of the spring as the Chicago Cubs beat the Oakland Athletics 5-3 in the opener of a two-game exhibition series at Cashman Field.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Gerald Henderson scored 20 points, Mo Williams added 18 and the Charlotte Hornets used a big second-half turnaround to beat the Chicago Bulls 101-91 on Friday night.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Cubs starter Tsuyoshi Wada left his start with left groin tightness after getting just two outs, and the Cleveland Indians’ T.J. House allowed two hits over 4 2-3 innings for a split squad in a 7-4 victory over Chicago Friday.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jose Quintana helped his chances to start on opening day for the Chicago White Sox, allowing only an infield hit while getting eight outs in a 5-2 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL has suspended Chicago Blackhawks forward Joakim Nordstrom for two games for an illegal hit on Arizona Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson.
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Mat Latos allowed two hits over three scoreless innings in his first appearance in a Miami Marlins’ uniform, a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Telling everyone “I’m a five-tool guy,” Will Ferrell was off on his barnstorming tour Thursday through five Arizona spring training games.