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Midwest League: Bees Hand River Bandits First Defeat

THE BURLINGTON BEES HANDED THE QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS THEIR FIRST LOSS OF THE MIDWEST LEAGUE SEASON TUESDAY NIGHT…  

THE BEES BEAT THE BANDITS 6-TO-4 AT BURLINGTON’S COMMUNITY FIELD… THE TWO TEAMS FACE OFF AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT, IF THE WEATHER ALLOWS. HEAR THAT GAME ON KBUR, GOBEES.COM AND KBUR.COM. COVERAGE BEGINS AT 6:10 PM. Continue Reading

Monday’s National MLB, NHL Results

HERE ARE THE NATIONAL RESULTS FROM MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AND NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE GAMES ON MONDAY…  

MLB –

BOSTON 3, BALTIMORE 1

N-Y YANKEES 11, CLEVELAND 6

KANSAS CITY 3, MINNESOTA 1

TEXAS 5, TAMPA BAY 4

SEATTLE 3, HOUSTON 0

MILWAUKEE 7, CHICAGO CUBS 4

CINCINNATI 13, ST. LOUIS 4

N-Y METS 7, PHILADELPHIA 2

ATLANTA 2, MIAMI 0

PITTSBURGH 5, ARIZONA 3

SAN FRANCISCO 4, COLORADO 2

 

NHL –

BOSTON 6, CAROLINA 2

TORONTO 4, N-Y RANGERS 3

CALGARY 3, COLORADO 1

ANAHEIM 2, EDMONTON 1

VANCOUVER 2, PHOENIX 0

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MLB: Cardinals, Cubs Lose; Royals Win

THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS AND CHICAGO CUBS LOST THEIR HOME OPENERS MONDAY AFTERNOON…  

THE REDBIRDS GAVE UP 9 RUNS IN THE 9TH INNING IN A LOSS TO CINCINNATI 13-TO-4… THE CHICAGO CUBS GAVE UP 4 IN THE 1ST INNING ON THE WAY TO A 7-4 LOSS AGAINST MILWAUKEE… THE KANSAS CITY ROYALS, HOWEVER, WERE ABLE TO GET A WIN MONDAY AS THEY BEAT MINNESOTA 3-TO-1… Continue Reading

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Midwest League: River Bandits Blast Bees

THE QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS DOMINATED THE BURLINGTON BEES MONDAY IN MIDWEST LEAGUE BASEBALL ACTION…  

THE BANDITS SCORED 4 IN THE FIRST AND 5 IN THE THIRD ON THEIR WAY TO A 12-TO-2 WIN OVER THE BURLINGTON BEES MONDAY AT COMMUNITY FIELD. THERE WILL BE A REMATCH TUESDAY NIGHT AT COMMUNITY FIELD IN BURLINGTON… HEAR THAT GAME ON KBUR, GOBEES.COM AND KBUR.COM… COVERAGE STARTS AROUND 6:10 PM… Continue Reading

NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson Dominates At Martinsville

JIMMIE JOHNSON TOOK HOME HIS EIGHTH CAREER WIN AT MARTINSVILLE, VIRGINIA, SUNDAY AFTERNOON…  

JOHNSON PULLED AWAY ON A RESTART WITH 8 LAPS TO GO AND WON THE S-T-P GAS BOOSTER 500 SUNDAY AT MARTINSVILLE. CLINT BOWYER FINISHED 2ND, FOLLOWED BY JEFF GORDON, KASEY KAHNE AND KYLE BUSCH.  

WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL –

CONNECTICUT AND LOUISVILLE WILL PLAY FOR THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A CHAMPIONSHIP TUESDAY NIGHT. UCONN BEAT NOTRE DAME SUNDAY NIGHT 83-TO-65, WHILE LOUISVILLE WAS A WINNER OVER CALIFORNIA 64-57. Continue Reading

MLB: Cardinals, White Sox Win; Cubs Lose

THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS AND CHICAGO WHITE SOX WON ON SUNDAY…  

THE REDBIRDS BOUNCED SAN FRANCISCO 14-3 ON SUNDAY, WHILE THE WHITE SOX TOOK DOWN SEATTLE 4-3 IN TEN INNINGS. THE CHICAGO CUBS WERE NOT AS FORTUNATE, LOSING TO ATLANTA 5-TO-1…  

NBA –

DETROIT BEAT CHICAGO 99-85 ON SUNDAY… Continue Reading

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Bees Beat Clinton, Now 2-2

THE BURLINGTON BEES SPLIT THEIR SEASON-OPENING SERIES WITH CLINTON…  

THE BEES DEFEATED CLINTON 5-0 SUNDAY AFTERNOON… THAT MOVES BURLINGTON TO A 2-AND-2 RECORD FOR THE YOUNG MIDWEST LEAGUE SEASON… THE BEES WILL WELCOME QUAD CITIES MONDAY NIGHT, AND YOU CAN HEAR THAT GAME ON NEWS RADIO 1490 KBUR STARTING AT 6:10.  

COLLEGE BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL –

IOWA CENTRAL BEAT THE S-C-C BASEBALL TEAM TWICE OVER THE WEEKEND, WINNING 7-5 AND 8-4… Continue Reading

Men’s College Hoops: Rutgers AD Out As Rice Video Scandal Continues

THE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR AT RUTGERS UNIVERSITY WAS OUT OF A JOB FRIDAY MORNING AS THE AFTERMATH INTO A CONTROVERSIAL VIDEO CONTINUES…  

MEDIA REPORTS FRIDAY MORNING SAID THAT TIM PERNETTI WAS NO LONGER ATHLETIC DIRECTOR AT RUTGERS, ALTHOUGH IT WAS UNCLEAR IF HE RESIGNED OR WAS FIRED. THE MOVE COMES AFTER A VIDEO WAS RELEASED EARLIER THIS WEEK SHOWING FORMER RUTGERS MEN’S BASKETBALL COACH MIKE RICE SHOVING PLAYERS AND THROWING BASKETBALLS AT THEM DURING PRACTICE. PERNETTI HAD SUSPENDED RICE EARLIER IN THE SEASON – WHEN THE VIDEO WAS STILL PRIVATE – BUT PUBLIC OUTRAGE FORCED THE SCHOOL TO FIRE RICE EARLIER THIS WEEK… AND NOW APPARENTLY PERNETTI IS OUT OF A JOB AS WELL. Continue Reading

MLB: Cubs Win, White Sox Lose

IT WAS A SPLIT RESULT FOR CHICAGO’S MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL TEAMS THURSDAY…  

THE CHICAGO CUBS WON IN PITTSBURGH 3-TO-2, ALTHOUGH THE NORTH SIDERS HAD TO SURVIVE ANOTHER ROUGH PERFORMANCE FROM CLOSER CARLOS MARMOL… IN THE WINDY CITY THURSDAY, THE WHITE SOX COULDN’T FIGURE OUT ROYALS PITCHER JEREMY GUTHRIE AS THE SOUTH SIDERS LOST TO KANSAS CITY 3-1…  

NHL –

ST. LOUIS DEFEATED CHICAGO 4-3 THURSDAY NIGHT IN A SHOOTOUT… Continue Reading