Kyle Busch passed Kyle Larson with 5 laps to go at Bristol Motor Speedway to win his second straight Cup series race after the race was delayed on Sunday because of rain. Jimmie Johnson was third, followed by Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Alex Bowman.
Tonight on WEXG its NASCAR Live. Get the latest news in NASCAR from 6-7.
Harrison Bader hit a 2 run homerun and Carlos Martinez had 11 strikeouts
Cubs and Braves postponed
White Sox and Twins postponed
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Ty Weber threw a complete game and Michael Massey hit a grand slam to give Illinois a 10-4 win over Rutgers and finish a three-game series sweep. Weber allowed four runs on four hits while striking out six. Illinois (23-8, 9-3 Big Ten) secured head coach Dan Hartleb's 400th career victory. The Illini have won five straight and 22 of their last 27.
(Terre Haute, IN-dg)-Tyson Hays’s 3 run homerun led Illinois St. baseball to a 5-3 victory over Indiana St. on Sunday. It was the first series win at Indiana St. since 2014.
(Bristol TN--jc) Coverage of the Food City 500 continues this morning on WEXG. The race was rained out after several tries to complete the Monster Energy event on Sunday afternoon. Racetime this morning is 11-30am.
Jose Martinez had 4 hits, including a homerun, that produced 6 RBI
Twins def White Sox 4-0
CHAMPAIGN - No. 13 Fighting Illini men's golf is set to host the Bradley Braves on Saturday for an 18-hole medal match play event at Stone Creek Golf Club. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and feature seven individual matches, each teeing off from the first hole.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Illinois and Rutgers, two teams tied for third place in the Big Ten standings in baseball, meet this weekend for three games at Illinois Field. It will be games 2-4 of a nine-game homestand for the Illini. Illinois (20-8, 6-3 Big Ten) is coming of a 2-1 series win at Maryland last weekend
(Bristol--jc) Nascar heads to Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend. Nascar driver Aric Almirola says Bristol is special to him and has this race circled on the calendar…
Driver Austin Dillon says he is ready to make a move to get a win…
Tonight and tomorrow is the World of Outlaws Illini 100 at the Farmer City Raceway, weather permitting.
Sunday on WEXG, it’s the Monster Energy Food City 500 from Bristol with a noon start time.