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Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays slides into home plate as catcher Tyler Flowers #21 of the Chicago White Sox fails to haul in the ball to score off of single by Ben Zobrist during the fifth inning of a game on September 20, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Franklin Powers Rays To 3-1 Win Over White Sox

Nick Franklin hit his first home run with Tampa Bay and Chris Archer pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, leading the Rays to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday night.

09/20/2014

In an Aug. 13 game, Gregor Blanco of the San Francisco Giants was originally ruled out but upon video review called safe on this play because White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers blocked the plate. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

MLB Uses Common Sense, Clarifies Home Plate Collision Rule

Thankfully, runners out by 20-some feet now will always be out.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2014

The Spiegel and Mannelly Show

Spiegs & Mannelly Furious Five — Week 1

The crew of the Spiegel and Mannelly Show are partaking in a confidence pool contest.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2014

Andre Rienzo. (Getty Images)

Preview: Rays at White Sox

Tampa Bay’s Jake Odorizzi opposes Chicago’s Andre Rienzo tonight.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2014

Bears general manager Phil Emery. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Which NFL Teams Have Added Most New Players?

The Bears have added 11 new players who were on other rosters a year ago, which ranks fifth in the NFL.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2014

Bucs receiver Mike Williams. (Getty Images)

Bucs WR Williams Stabbed In Leg, And Brother Is A Suspect

Mike Williams just signed a six-year deal with Tampa last season.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2014

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman Re-Signs With Bears On 1-Year Deal

Tillman had three interceptions in an injury-plagued 2013.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2014

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Reports: Tillman Leaves Tampa Without Signing Contract

Charles Tillman is still on the open market and in play for the Bears.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2014

Josh McCown. (Getty Images)

Bears Lose McCown To Bucs

McCown has reportedly agreed to a two-year, $10-million deal with Tampa Bay.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2014

Trevor Scott with Oakland in 2009. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Bears Sign DE Trevor Scott to 1-Year Deal

Scott had two tackles in four games for Tampa Bay last year.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Belarus' Kirill Gotovets (L) and Belarus' Mikhail Grabovski (R) vie with Finland's Petri Kontiola during the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship match Finland vs Belarus. (Credit: JUERGEN SCHWARZ, Getty)

Blackhawks Acquire Tampa Bay Defenseman Kirill Gotovets

The Chicago Blackhawks have traded for the rights of defenseman Kirill Gotovets from the Tampa Bay Lightning, according to a team release. The Hawks will send forward Philippe Paradis to the Lightning.

04/02/2013

Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) (Photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Opinion: The RNC Must Allow Ron Paul To Speak At The Convention

Paul not only speaks to many people but also for many people. He has earned his right to speak – regardless of the rules and politics.

07/19/2012

Boynton Suspended For Season Opener

CHICAGO — The NHL has suspended Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Nick Boynton for the regular-season opener for making a throat-slashing gesture during a preseason game against Tampa Bay.

09/24/2010

Hawks Notes: Hossa Ready, Boynton Day-to-Day

Just a few notes from the Hawks’ morning sessions as they prepared to face Detroit Friday night in their second preseason game.  Marian Hossa told reporters that both his shoulder and knee are ready to […]

09/24/2010

Kenny Asserts His Power

There is rarely ambiguity from Kenny Williams.  Other MLB general managers say his phone calls are serious, purposeful and substantive, and that he is not one to mince words. So let’s look carefully at how he […]

09/23/2010

Niemi Wears Blackhawks Mask To Sharks Camp

By JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports Writer SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The San Jose Sharks begin training camp with a stark reminder of how last season ended and of the offseason changes the team underwent since […]

09/18/2010

Bears Sign Rod Wilson To A One-Year Contract

The Chicago Bears announced that they’ve sign linebacker Rod Wilson to a one-year contract. Wilson was originally drafted by the Bears in 2005 and played in 28 games during the 2006 and 2007 seasons. 

09/16/2010

White Sox release 2011 regular-season schedule

For only the second time in the last seven seasons the Chicago White Sox will open the regular season on the road. The team released their 2011 tentative regular-season schedule today, which has the team […]

09/15/2010