Chris Sale

Sale Solid As Sox Beat Astros 5-1 In Exhibition

HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Sale had another solid outing in his transition from the bullpen to the rotation and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 5-1 in an exhibition game on Tuesday night. […]


Cubs Uniform Logo. (Credit: Getty)

Cubs Dominate Mariners 12-7

Seattle starter Jason Vargas was pounded for seven runs and eight hits while getting just two outs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Mariners 12-7 Monday.


Museum Of Science And Industry

‘MythBusters’ Comes To Museum Of Science And Industry

Unless you work in the science field, chances are your days of conducting cool experiments are over. Go back to class with “MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition,” which opens March 15 at the Museum of Science and Industry.



Genghis Khan Invades Chicago: Interview With The Field Museum’s Tom Skwerski

Genghis Khan has an oft-misunderstood legacy. The ruthless Mongol emperor drastically expanded his 12th and 13th century Asian empire through force — but along the way introduced passports and a postal system, among other innovations. “Genghis Khan,” a new show at the Field Museum running through September 3, takes a look at the ruler through an exhibit of artifacts ranging from jewelry and silk robes to weapons and religious relics — and even a mummy…



Spencer Finch’s ‘Lunar’ Illuminates Chicago

The strange object that sits on top of the Art Institute of Chicago looks like it comes from another world. It resembles an insect, with a ball in the middle, two solar panels sticking out from the sides like wings, and three legs anchoring it to the ground. The object is an installation by artist Spencer Finch called “Lunar” and it’s completely surreal set against the Chicago skyline…



Elsa Muñoz’s Claro Y Obscuro

In Claro y Obscuro, running through November 27 at the National Museum of Mexican Art in Pilsen, Chicago-based artist Elsa Muñoz presents a world caught in media res…


Chicago Fire's Sebastian Grazzini, right, and Manchester United's Anderson battle for the ball during the second half of a friendly soccer match at Soldier Field Saturday. The Manchester United won 3-1. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Da Silva Breaks Tie, Man U Beats Fire 3-1

Rafael Da Silva scored in the 76th minute to give Manchester United the lead, and the English soccer powerhouse went on to beat the Chicago Fire 3-1 in an exhibition match at Soldier Field on Saturday.


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I Myself Have Seen It: Photography and Kiki Smith

I Myself Have Seen It: Photography and Kiki Smith, which runs through August 14 at the Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, offers a survey of Smith’s photography and explores the ways the medium enhances her other artwork.


Mark Bradford - Installation View

Mark Bradford At Museum Of Contemporary Art

We use maps to help us get places, explore geography or find the nearest place to eat. For artist Mark Bradford, maps are so much more than that – they’re the basis for his striking artwork and the way in which he tells wholly compelling stories.


credit: Courtesy Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, and 1301PE, Los Angeles

Uta Barth Exhibit

With so much happening in our daily lives, it’s easy to overlook what’s right in front of us—a tree losing its leaves or a glass on the table—in favor of more stimulating images and encounters. In her new show at the Art Institute of Chicago, photographer Uta Barth takes those distractions out.


Marty Truco

Halak Helps Blues Beat Blackhawks 4-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaroslav Halak made 30 saves to record his first exhibition win with St. Louis and the Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 on Thursday night. Halak, who was acquired from Montreal […]

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