ST. LOUIS (AP) — Danny Duffy worked six innings of one-hit ball and Alex Gordon homered to start a breakout three-run seventh for the Kansas City Royals in a 6-0 victory over the suddenly punchless St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night.
UNDATED (AP) — Chicago’s Joakim Noah and Indiana’s Paul George received the most votes on this year’s NBA all-defensive team.
NEW YORK (AP) — Villanova will play Illinois and Indiana will meet Louisville in the Jimmy V Classic on Dec. 9 at Madison Square Garden.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The state of Illinois will increase its contribution to those buying fruits and vegetables in a need-based food program for women, children and infants.
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Landon Donovan scored in the 74th minute to give the Los Angeles Galaxy a 1-1 tie with the Chicago Fire on Sunday.