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Sep
26
Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout

Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout

Europe has dominated the Ryder Cup, winning nine of the last 12, until getting routed along the shores of Lake Michigan.
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Sep
26
Browns rough up rookie QB Fields, slam Bears 26-6

Browns rough up rookie QB Fields, slam Bears 26-6

The former Ohio State star completed just 6 of 20 passes for 68 yards and got X-rays on his throwing hand afterward. The Bears' biggest offensive play came on a pass interference that wiped out an interception and gained 48 yards.
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Sep
25
After threats, killings, no fans allowed at Simeon vs. Phillips football game

After threats, killings, no fans allowed at Simeon vs. Phillips football game

The Simeon-Phillips game is one of the biggest of the season for the teams.
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Sep
24
Barring 'extreme long shot,' Arlington Park racing is ending

Barring 'extreme long shot,' Arlington Park racing is ending

Saturday will be the final day of racing for the venerable track that staged the first horse race with a million-dollar purse 40 years ago and brought legitimacy to international thoroughbreds being shipped over to run in North America.
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Sep
23
White Sox clinch AL Central with victory over Indians

White Sox clinch AL Central with victory over Indians

The White Sox, a wild-card team last year, are going to the postseason in consecutive years for the first time in franchise history.
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Sep
21
Week 5: Illinois High School Football Top 10 Poll

Week 5: Illinois High School Football Top 10 Poll

Heading into Week 5, here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters.
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Sep
19
Fields takes over for injured Dalton, Bears beat Bengals

Fields takes over for injured Dalton, Bears beat Bengals

Coach Matt Nagy said he was "pretty sure" Dalton did not have a serious ACL injury, though the quarterback was to be examined more in the next few days.
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Sep
19
Wisdom sets Cubs rookie record with 27th HR, beat Brewers

Wisdom sets Cubs rookie record with 27th HR, beat Brewers

Wisdom breaks the franchise rookie record formerly held by Kris Bryant, who homered 26 times in 2015.
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Sep
19
College Football Week 3: B1G Summary

College Football Week 3: B1G Summary

Penn State closed the B1G's week with a win against Auburn in the first game on campus between Big Ten and SEC teams since 2011.
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Sep
18
White Sox blank Rangers 8-0 as magic number drops to 5

White Sox blank Rangers 8-0 as magic number drops to 5

Chicago reduced its magic number over Cleveland to five for winning the AL Central and securing a second consecutive postseason berth for the first time in franchise history.
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