Free agent infielder Ben Zobrist and the Cubs agreed Tuesday to a $56 million, four-year contract, a deal that caused Chicago to trade Starlin Castro to the New York Yankees for pitcher Adam Warren.
The Bears placed Bennett on injured reserve Tuesday, ending his third season in Chicago and ninth in the NFL.
Former Bishop Dwenger and Purdue softball standout Ashley Burkhardt was back in Fort Wayne this weekend hosting a youth softball camp at the Summit.
Bishop Dwenger graduate and Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert did not practice Wednesday or Thursday with the Cincinnati Bengals so far this week.
Damon Bailey and Calbert Cheaney headline this year’s class of Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame inductees.
Clausen made two starts and appeared in six games over the past two seasons for Chicago.
Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs aced out Dodgers stars Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw for the NL Cy Young Award while Houston lefty Dallas Keuchel won the AL honor Wednesday.
Joe Maddon won his third Manager of the Year award Tuesday and Banister his first after each guided his team on a surprising run to the playoffs.
Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was a unanimous pick as NL Rookie of the Year, and Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa was voted the AL honor.
A Blackhawk Christian graduate and former Indiana All-Star, Russell Byrd has made the opening day roster for the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA’s D-League.
Northwestern University’s leading scorer his senior season, Snider grad Reggie Hearn has made the opening night roster for the Reno Bighorns of the NBA’s D-League.
Bishop Luers graduate and Fort Wayne native Kevin Kiermaier is bringing home the defensive hardware as the American League Gold Glove winner for center field.
Zach Miller made a one-handed grab of a 25-yard touchdown pass from Jay Cutler with 3:19 to go, and the Chicago Bears beat the San Diego Chargers 22-19 on Monday night.
With Pacers President of Basketball Operations Larry Bird looking on the Mad Ants opened training camp Tuesday at Concordia Theological Seminary under new head coach Steve Gansey.
The Mad Ants open training camp tomorrow and the Indiana Pacers have assigned two players to Fort Wayne.
Paul George had 17 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists for the Pacers, who led by 16 in the second quarter but couldn’t hold on.
Hunter’s first full season in professional baseball came in 1994 with the Fort Wayne Wizards. In 91 game he hit .293 with 10 home runs, 50 RBI, and eight stolen bases.
Woodburn native and former IPFW standout Lloy Ball was inducted into the International Volleyball Hall of Fame on Saturday, cementing his legacy as one of the all-time greats in his sport.
C.J. Miles had 20 points and Paul George added 12, as the Indiana Pacers beat the Charlotte Hornets 98-86 on Thursday night.
he Cubs dropped to 6-15 in the NLCS for the lowest winning percentage for a major league team in the league championship series.