• Hall of Fame for Thome?

    Jim Thome and the Minnesota Twins magic number is quickly dwindling, and will very soon clinch the A-L Central Division Crown.

  • Silva Will Rehab in Peoria


  • Over 15,000 expected for Sunday's Grand National TT race

    Thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts are revved up about visiting Peoria this weekend for the 62nd annual Grand National TT race. But before the racing starts there's work to be done.

  • Glory Days

    Some former Cubs and Cardinals will put the gear on and their game faces one more time on Saturday Night in Normal. The Corn Crib will host State Farm Legends Game. Names like Andy Van Slyke and John Tudor Bob Dernier and Bill Buckner will play. On Friday they reunited for a reception and swapped stories.

  • Bears hope Peppers can bring the heat

    Julius Peppers could be the Bears best pass rusher in over 20 years.

  • Hoomanawanui begins NFL career

    Former Bloomington Central Catholic star is now a St. Louis Ram.

  • Hail "Szczur" (Caesar)

    Chiefs outfielder Matt Szczur is good at the first-impression thing. In only his 2nd game with the Chiefs he had the game winning R-B-I. But don't get used to it.

  • Singing the Blues

    With the temperature near 100 degrees we try to cool things down with a little hockey talk. Former Rivermen head coach Bob Plager says the future is now for St. Louis.

  • Sr. Citizen

    The announcement that Lou Piniella is retiring as Cubs manager has brought Ryne Sandberg's name to forefront. The Hall-of-Famer managed the Peoria Chiefs for two seasons and he's now at Triple-A Iowa. There's another big time former major leaguer coaching in the Midwest League this season. But he's better known for being the father of a future Hall-of-Famer.

  • World Cup Fever

    With The U.S. win, American Soccer fans focused on what's happening in South Africa and while all eyes will be on the 2010 World Cup many are looking ahead as well.

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