Regional Daily News Sports http://www.regionaldailynews.com/Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-08-31T01:17:02Z A & W Titans Football Tonight on My 102 Kewanee and RegionalDailyNews.com Annawan Wethersfield has a brand new radio home. Hear every Titans Football match up on My 102 Kewanee, 102.1 FM. Tonight the Titans battle Farmington with the pre-game show at approximately 7:15 with Russ Hughes on the call. Hear the game on 102.1 F... 2014-08-29T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141624 Kewanee Boilermakers' Football Tonight on WKEI and Streaming on RegionalDailyNews.com The Kewanee Boilermakers are back on the gridiron tonight and all of the action is on Newstalk 104.3 FM and 1450 AM WKEI. Bob McKee will be on the call as the Boilernakers open the 2014 season against Erie-Prophetstown. Pre-game show, featuring an in... 2014-08-29T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141623 Stream Geneseo Vs Dunlap Tonight on RegionalDailyNews.com The Green Machine of Geneseo battles Dunlap tonight on Hog Country 102.5 WJRE. Pre-game show starts at approximately 7:15 with Mike Cocquit on the call. Click the picture below to stream tonight's game.  2014-08-29T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141620 Pirates Take Rubber Match From Cards Ike Davis belted a two-run homer and Jeff Locke pitched one-run ball into the eighth inning as the Pirates beat the Cardinals 3-1 at PNC Park.  Davis delivered his 10th home run of the season in the second inning and Andrew McCutchen added a sac... 2014-08-28T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141437 Poll: NFL Players Say Pot No More Dangerous Than Alcohol The majority of NFL players agree with President Obama that marijuana is no more dangerous than alcohol.  Seventy-five percent of players responding to an ESPN.com NFL Nation survey said they agree with Obama's statement, which he made to "The N... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141310 Soler Expected To Debut Tonight For Cubs The Cubs are expected to officially call up 22-year-old Cuban outfielder Jorge Soler prior to tonight's game.  Multiple media outlets reported the news Monday night after he was pulled from Triple-A Iowa's game at Tacoma.  Soler is rated as... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141262 Bears Cut Down To 75 Players The Bears have reached the NFL's mandatory limit of 75 players.  The team waived cornerback Isaiah Frey and offensive lineman James Brown yesterday.  Frey was a 2012 sixth round pick out of Nevada.  Brown signed with the Bears as an un... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141261 Cubs Blank Reds Travis Wood was lights out for six frames as Chicago blanked the Reds 3-0 at the Great American Ballpark.  Wood earned the win striking out five and Hector Rondon grabbed his 22nd save.  Anthony Rizzo hit a solo shot before leaving in the e... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141260 Indians Top White Sox In Extras Zach Walters hit a two-run homer in the tenth inning to give the Indians the lead and eventual 8-6 victory over the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.  Mike Aviles and Jason Kipnis drove in a run each in the win and Carlos Santana recorded an RBI... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141258 Pirates Use Three-Run Eighth To Beat Cards Pinch-hitter Ike Davis belted a go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning as the Pirates beat the Cardinals 5-2 in the middle of a three-game set at PNC Park.  The Bucs suffered a pair of blows, however, as outfielder Andrew Mc... 2014-08-27T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141257 Astros Extend Agreement with River Bandits The Houston Astros will renew their player development agreement with the Quad City River Bandits today. Astros President of Business Operations Reid Ryan will fly to the Quad Cities today to make the continuing affilation agreement official. In a st... 2014-08-26T15:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141075 Clausen Officially Named Backup QB The Bears have officially named Jimmy Clausen as the backup quarterback to Jay Cutler.  Jordan Palmer was cut on Sunday, leaving Clausen, Cutler and rookie David Fales on the roster.  Head coach Marc Trestman met with the media yesterday to... 2014-08-26T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141069 Cubs Call Up Soler, Begin Series with Reds The Cubs are reportedly calling up outfielder Jorge Soler from Triple-A Iowa.  The 22-year-old Cuban is ranked as Chicago's fifth-best prospect according to MLB.com and has soared through the system this year.  Soler is reportedly set to jo... 2014-08-26T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141067 Bears Cut Steltz, Must Be Down To 75 Today The Bears are making more moves in an effort to trim the roster.  Yesterday, the team terminated the contract of vested veteran safety Craig Steltz.  Chicago has until today at 3:00 p.m. to cut the roster down to 75 players.  Another r... 2014-08-26T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141064 Cards Clip Pirates Matt Holliday's go-ahead two-run single in the seventh inning held up as the Cardinals clipped the Pirates 3-2 in the opener of a three-game series at PNC Park.  Jon Jay drove in the other run and then scored in the three-run seventh for the Red... 2014-08-26T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=141063 Mahan Captures The Barclays Hunter Mahan fired a six-under 65 on Sunday to capture The Barclays at Ridgewood Country Club in New Jersey.  Mahan withstood a bogey on the 18th to end a 48-tournament winless drought, a stretch that spanned over two years.  It was the six... 2014-08-25T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=140924 Yankees Walk Off White Sox Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the tenth to send the Yankees to a 7-4 walkoff win over the White Sox in the Bronx.  Ichiro Suzuki was 2-for-4 with two RBI while Carlos Beltran crossed home twice.  Chris Capuano tossed s... 2014-08-25T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=140923 Phillies Blow Away Cardinals Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer to power the Phillies in a 7-1 win over the Cardinals at Citizens Bank Park.  Ben Revere finished 2-for-3 with a walk, an RBI and two runs as Philadelphia won its fourth in six games.  Jerome Williams tosse... 2014-08-25T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=140922 Cubs Edge Orioles, Complete Weekend Sweep Former Oriole farmhand Tsuyoshi Wada took a no-hitter into the seventh to lead the Cubs in a 2-1 win over Baltimore at Wrigley Field, completing a three-game weekend sweep.  Wada completed six-and-a-third innings of one-run ball with eight strik... 2014-08-25T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=140921 Governor Congratulates Illinois Little League Team Governor Pat Quinn is congratulating the Jackie Robinson West Little League team. They lost to South Korea 8-4 in the championship game of the Little League World Series. Quinn says the team has made Illinois proud and they represent the very best th... 2014-08-25T05:00:00Z http://www.regionaldailynews.com/sports/details.cfm?clientid=18&id=140918