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Viewers’ Choice: Vote for High School Lites game coverage

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Viewers’ Choice: Vote for High School Lites game coverage

Who wants it more?

We’re putting High School Lites in the hands of prep football fans every week this season in our “Viewers’ Choice Game.” Fans will get the chance to pick one game that the @CSNPreps crew will cover on Friday night. We will send our cameras to the game that gets the most votes; highlights of that game will appear on that night’s broadcast at 11:00pm. The show also live streams at csnchicago.com. High School Lites will also have broadcast replays at 7:30am and 8:30am the following Saturday. Here are the game choices for week four:

 

Riverside-Brookfield at Wheaton Academy, 7:15pm

Curie at Simeon, 7:15pm

Wheaton North at Lake Park, 7:30pm

Fremd at Conant, 7:30pm

 

Polls open on Monday and close Thursday at 5:00pm. The choice is yours! Vote now at the following…

 

http://www.csnchicago.com/preps-poll

 

On the link/polling page, note that voting will include Facebook and Twitter tabulations with the hashtags…

 

#RBvsWheatonAcademy

#CurievsSimeon

#WheatonNorthvsLakePark

#FremdvsConant

 

Make sure to vote early and often, last week's poll drew 15,000 votes and came down to the final minutes

For complete high school football coverage this season, follow us at @CSNPreps.

Charlie Tilson plays in Detroit for first time since getting injured in his MLB debut

Charlie Tilson plays in Detroit for first time since getting injured in his MLB debut

For over two years, Charlie Tilson was starting to look like his own version of "Moonlight" Graham, the player made famous in the movie "Field of Dreams" because he played in one major league game and never got to bat.

The White Sox traded for Tilson just before the trade deadline passed in 2016. Two days later he made his big league debut with the White Sox in Detroit. He got a single in his first at-bat, but left the game with an injury and missed the rest of the season. Tilson also missed all of the 2017 season and his MLB future was starting to come into question.

Back healthy, Tilson started this season in Triple-A Charlotte and hit .248 in 39 games when he got called up to replace Leury Garcia, who was placed on the disabled list. On Thursday, Tilson returned to a big league field for the first time in more than 20 months. He went 0-for-3 in a loss to Baltimore.

Friday marked a return to the site of Tilson's big league debut and the injury that made it such a brief stint. Tilson has now played three big league games, over the course of nearly 21 months, and two of them have been in Detroit.

Tilson went 1-for-4, meaning both his hits are in Comerica Park. The White Sox lost 5-4 after giving up three runs in the bottom of the eighth.

SportsTalk Live Podcast: Do the Cubs need to make a deal?

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: Do the Cubs need to make a deal?

On this episode of SportsTalk Live, Fred Mitchell, Seth Gruen and Jason Goch join David Kaplan on the panel.

The Cubs bats come alive against the Giants while Theo says there have been plenty of trade rumors but no trade talks. Do the Cubs need to make a deal?

Plus, Ray Ratto joins Kap to talk about the Warriors struggles and the guys debate if LeBron is playing his final game in a Cavaliers uniform.

Listen to the full episode at this link or in the embedded player below: