WRHL Sports http://www.wrhl.net/Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2017-06-23T03:36:14Z Schwarber sent back to the Minors The Chicago Cubs plan to send struggling outfielder Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa. Schwarber is batting just .171 with 12 homers and 28 RBIs this season. The 24-year-old has struck out 75 times in 222 plate appearances. Schwarber had a much better... 2017-06-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246900 IHSA releases 2017 football schedules   The IHSA has released the 2017 football schedules for the upcoming season. Opening games will be played on Friday, August 25th, or Saturday, August 26th. The Rochelle Hubs open up the season at home on Friday, August 25th, as they play Chic... Jeff Leon 2017-06-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246899 Win streak ends for the Cubs Luis Torrens' bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning plated the deciding run as the Padres rallied past the Cubs 3-2 at Wrigley Field.  Erick Aybar hit a game-tying, solo homer in the sixth as the Friars avoided a three-game sweep.  Phil Ma... 2017-06-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246874 White Sox lose their 3rd straight game Jose Berrios had another terrific start in the Twins' 4-2 win against the White Sox at Target Field.  Berrios improved to 7-and-1, tossing eight innings of two-run ball with eight strikeouts.  Brandon Kintzler closed it out for his 19th sav... 2017-06-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246873 Hossa will not play for the Blackhawks next season Marian Hossa won't play in the NHL next season, and the Blackhawks star may be done for good. The 19-year veteran will miss the 2017-18 season because of a progressive skin disorder he says he's been treating for years. The 38-year-old said severe si... 2017-06-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246872 Wednesday Local Sports Wednesday (Joe Doner Field) Major League Post Season Baseball Tournament VFW 12                   Rotary Club 2 (5)Kiwanis Club 6    &nbsp... Jeff Leon 2017-06-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246835 Cubs win 4th straight game Anthony Rizzo hit a lead-off homer and the Cubs went on to blank the Padres 4-0 at Wrigley Field.  Ian Happ added a solo shot in the eighth for Chicago, which has won three straight to move to 36-and-34.  Mike Montgomery allowed only three ... 2017-06-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246783 White Sox lose in Minnesota Miguel Sano had a home run and three RBI to help the Twins sink the White Sox 9-7 at Target Field.  Minnesota answered Chicago's four-run third with five runs of its own in the bottom of the frame.  Kenny Vargas' three-run shot keyed the bi... 2017-06-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246782 Hossa may retire Marian Hossa's playing days could be over. SportsNet Canada reports the Blackhawks forward might be forced to retire due to an allergy that he has to his hockey equipment. The NHL veteran has been taking medicine to fight the allergy but his doctors ... 2017-06-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246781 Tuesday Local Sports   Tuesday (Joe Doner Field) Major League Post Season Baseball Tournament (Double Elimination) Kiwanis Club 12              First National Bank 4Rotary Club 11   &... Jeff Leon 2017-06-20T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246749 Cubs come from behind and beat San Diego 3-2 The Cubs rallied for a 3-2 win over the Padres in the opener of a three-game set at Wrigley Field. Willson Contreras tied the game on a solo homer in the seventh before Javier Baez scored the go-ahead run on an error later in the frame. Hector Rondon... 2017-06-20T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246689 White Sox open up series in Minnesota The last time the Minnesota Twins were swept athome, they left for a West Coast road trip. Minnesota recovered quickly and started the trip with two winsagainst the Los Angeles Angels and finished 6-4 during the WestCoast swing through Los Angeles, ... 2017-06-20T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246687 Bulls keep options open in trading Jimmy Butler The Cavaliers may or may not be interested in Bulls star Jimmy Butler. ESPN reports the Cavs spent much of yesterday trying to put a deal together before it was announced that general manager David Griffin would not return. It's unclear if Cleveland... 2017-06-20T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246685 Monday Local Sports Monday  (Rochelle Little League) Major League Baseball: Firemen 6 Kiwanis Club 3 Tuesday Post Season Tournament (Double Elimination) Kiwanis Club vs First National Bank 5:30pmRotary Club vs Lions Club 7:30pm Jeff Leon 2017-06-19T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246659 Cubs take 2 out of 3 games in Pittsburgh Anthony Rizzo clubbed a two-run homer and scored three times as the Cubs crushed the Pirates 7-1 at PNC Park. Ian Happ also went deep, while Willson Contreras had three hits and three RBI for the Cubs, who took two of three in the series. John Lackey... 2017-06-19T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246594 White Sox lose to Toronto 7-3 The Blue Jays erased a three-run deficit as they rallied past the White Sox, 7-3, in Toronto. Russell Martin tied the game with a two-run shot in the sixth inning before a Ryan Goins RBI-triple put the Jays up for good. Kendrys Morales padded the lea... 2017-06-19T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246593 Brewers win, Cardinals lose in Major League Baseball Jimmy Nelson struck out 10 in a complete game effort as the Brewers edged the Padres 2-1 at Miller Park. Nelson allowed just one run as he improved to 5-and-3 on the year. Hernan Perez and Manny Pina both hit solo homers in the sixth inning for the ... 2017-06-19T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246592 Saturday Local Sports Several area football players were part of the winning West All-Star Team on Saturday as the 43rd Annual Illinois High School Shrine game was held at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington.The West jumped out to a 44-7 lead at halftime over the ... Jeff Leon 2017-06-18T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246546 White Sox look for sweep over Toronto today following Saturday's win Mike Pelfrey tossed six innings of one-run ball to lead the way as the White Sox clipped the Blue Jays, 5-2, in Toronto. Todd Frazier and Matt Davidson hit back-to-back homers to put Chicago on the board in the second inning. Jose Abreu also went dee... 2017-06-18T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246549 Pirates beat the Cubs 4-3 Andrew McCutchen and Gregory Polanco went deep for the Pirates as they edged the Cubs, 4-3, in Pittsburgh. Polanco launched a two-run shot in the first inning, and McCutchen added a solo homer in the sixth inning. Ivan Nova tossed seven frames of thr... 2017-06-18T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/sports/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=246548