PITTSBURGH (AP) – Jake Arrieta pitched seven strong innings, Anthony Rizzo tied a career high with four hits and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 on Tuesday night for their sixth straight win.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) – The attorney for a group of former Illini women’s basketball players says he’s not surprised a university-funded report showed his clients’ accusations of mistreatment were unfounded.
CHICAGO (AP) – The Chicago White Sox recalled outfielder Trayce Thompson, brother of Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson, from Triple-A Charlotte before the game with the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Chicago Cubs recalled outfielder Matt Szczur from Triple-A Iowa and designated left-hander Clayton Richard for assignment Monday night before their game with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
PITTSBURGH (AP) – Rookie third baseman Kris Bryant was back in the Chicago Cubs’ lineup on Monday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates, a day after leaving a win at Milwaukee when he felt woozy following a headfirst slide into second base.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) – Elena Delle Donne scored 22 points, including the winning runner with 19 seconds to play, and tied her career high with four 3-pointers to lead the Chicago Sky past the Washington Mystics, 69-68 on Sunday night.