Former Illinois basketball All-American Dee Brown has joined the Fighting Illini staff as a Special Assistant to the Director of Athletic.
The Bears terminated the contract of former New Zealand rugby star Paul Lasike due to Work Visa issues.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said he will be in attendance for the Bears season opener against the Green Bay Packers.
Before the White Sox took the field to warm up, Elena Delle Donne was challenged to a game of HORSE by second baseman Micah Johnson.
White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton was talking trash on Twitter after Ohio State defeated Virginia Tech
White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton, a Springfield, Ohio native, went to Miami University of Ohio and is an Ohio State Buckeyes fan.
Before the Cubs- Arizona Diamondbacks played on Friday, the former Cubs great Billy Williams gave hitting advice to some of the Cubs players.
Mitch McGary, a Chesterton, Ind. native, grew up a Cubs fan and went to Wrigley Field to watch the Cubs play the Arizona Diamondbacks with his dad on Friday.
Former Bears linebacker Khaseem Greene was cut again on Friday by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to his agent Andy Simms.
An MRI revealed Cubs rookie Kyle Schwarber has a mild right rib cage strain, and the Cubs will shut him down for three to five days.
Kris Bryant and Justin Grimm attended the last preseason game at Soldier Field.
Blackhawks forward Andrew Dejardins took his baby boy to a Toronto Blue Jays game.
Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta was the unanimous choice for National League Pitcher of the Month for August, according to MLB.com.