Mt. Vernon Register-News


April 29, 2013

Sports calendar


Friday, April 26: Golden State 110, Denver 108

Sunday, April 28: Denver at Golden State, 9:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 30: Golden State at Denver, 8 or 9 p.m.

x-Thursday, May 2: Denver at Golden State, TBA

x-Saturday, May 4: Golden State at Denver, TBA

L.A. Clippers 2, Memphis 2

Saturday, April 20: L.A. Clippers 112, Memphia 91

Monday, April 22: L.A. Clippers 93, Memphis 91

Thursday, April 25: Memphis 94, L.A. Clippers 82

Saturday, April 27: Memphis 104, L.A. Clippers 83

Tuesday, April 30: Memphis at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.

Friday, May 3: L.A. Clippers at Memphis, TBA

x-Sunday, May 5: Memphis at L.A. Clippers, TBA



American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Placed C Taylor Teagarden on the 15-day DL. Recalled C Luis Exposito from Norfolk (IL).

BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned C Ryan Lavarnway to Pawtucket (IL). Reinstated RHP John Lackey from the 15-day DL.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Placed RHP Gavin Floyd on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Deunte Heath from Charlotte (IL). Optioned OF Blake Tekotte to Charlotte.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Placed C Lou Marson on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 25. Recalled C Yan Gomes and LHP Scott Barnes from Columbus (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Recalled LHP Will Smith from Omaha (PCL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Reinstated OF Yoenis Cespedes from the 15-day DL. Designated OF Casper Wells for assignment.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Reinstated OF Jason Kubel from the 15-day DL. Placed INF Didi Gregorius on the 7-day DL, retroactive to April 27.

COLORADO ROCKIES — Designated INF Chris Nelson for assignment. Selected the contract of INF Nolan Arenado from Colorado Springs (PCL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Reinstated C Carlos Ruiz from the restricted list. Designated C Humberto Quintero for assignment.

Midwest League

QUAD CITIES BANDITS — Transferred OF Ariel Ovando to extended spring training and LHP Colton Cain from extended spring training.



GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS — Recalled G Scott Machado from Santa Cruz (NBADL).



BUFFALO BILLS — Agreed to terms with WR Da’Rick Rogers.

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  • Rams spend time at SIU football camp

    The Rams football team spent a little time away from their traditional summer practice setting at the end of last week.

    On Thursday close to three dozen sophomores, juniors and seniors traveled to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale for a football team camp. The camp, which included three other high schools, wrapped up Saturday.

    July 28, 2014

  • Hines Sight: St. Louis, Chicago bring exciting aspects into season

    St. Louis Rams and Chicago Bears fans have reasons to be excited for the upcoming football season.

    Both teams feature explosive young talent, who have a chance to dominate the league. Challenges also stand in their way.

    July 25, 2014

  • Sam Root award Root calls award 'humbling'

    Webber's baseball team capped the season with several individual honors, and coach Sam Root recently added to the postseason awards list.

    Root, who guided the Trojans to the 1A state finals in Peoria this spring, was named the Southern Illinois Baseball Coaches Association 1A Coach of the Year.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rays win 6th straight, 7-2 over Cardinals

     Jake Odorizzi allowed two runs over 5 2-3 innings and Yunel Escobar highlighted a five-run fifth inning with a two-run double to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 7-2 victory over the StLouis Cardinals on Tuesday night.

    July 22, 2014

  • MTV-Salem Junior Legion Salem ends Mt. Vernon's season

    A sacrifice fly made the difference in Salem's 1-0 win against the Post 141 Junior Legion team Monday.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Breese shuts down Mt. Vernon

    Post 141's Junior Legion team lost 4-0 to the Breese Gray Post 976 squad on Sunday in the district title game.

    July 20, 2014

  • Juniors top Salem

    An early lead and strong pitching propelled the Post 141 Junior Legion team to a 3-1 win over Salem in the district tournament semifinals Saturday afternoon.

    July 19, 2014

  • 7-19 jr. legion cut Lyday shuts out Bluford MT. VERNON — Jeremiah Lyday went the distance and Mt. Vernon’s Jr. Legion squad did just enough offensively to advance in the district tournament at Brennan Klein Field on Friday.Lyday scattered three hits and recorded six strikeouts as Post 141 shut

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • cardinals.jpg Holliday powers Cardinals past Dodgers, 3-2

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered and doubled with three RBIs, and Lance Lynn won his third straight start for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • DSC_0002.JPG Basketball camp concludes at Changnon

    About 75 kids in the Mt. Vernon region participated in an offensive skills basketball camp this week at Changnon Gym.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

Tom Lindley Sports