ST. LOUIS (AP)–Adam Wainwright won his 18th game to tie for the major league lead, Matt Holliday hit a long three-run homer in the first inning and the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Colorado Rockies 5-1 Friday night to stop a three-game losing streak.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP)–The NASCAR Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway has been postponed by rain.
UNDATED (AP) — After dominating the Chicago Sky in the first two games of the WNBA Finals, Diana Taurasi and her Phoenix Mercury know closing out the series won’t be easy.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois program to help women become outdoors enthusiasts will celebrate its 20th anniversary this month.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — If ever the Chicago Bears needed Jay Cutler to be a stabilizing force, this would seem to be the time.