White Sox face Rays, look to build on Rodon’s solid performance

Tampa Bay Rays (42-24, first in the AL East) vs. Chicago White Sox (41-24, first in the AL Central) Chicago; Monday, 8:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Tyler Glasnow (5-2, 2.57 ERA, .93 WHIP, 117 strikeouts) White Sox: Lance Lynn (7-1, 1.37 ERA, .88 WHIP, 72 strikeouts) LINE: White Sox -111, Rays -105; over/under is … Read More

Peterson expected to start as Mets host the Cubs

Chicago Cubs (38-27, first in the NL Central) vs. New York Mets (32-25, first in the NL East) Flushing, Queens; Monday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Jake Arrieta (5-6, 4.97 ERA, 1.43 WHIP, 48 strikeouts) Mets: David Peterson (1-5, 6.32 ERA, 1.49 WHIP, 53 strikeouts) LINE: Mets -107, Cubs -107; over/under is 9 runs … Read More

Davies sharp, Cubs beat Cardinals 2-0 for 3-game sweep

Davies sharp, Cubs beat Cardinals 2-0 for 3-game sweep

CHICAGO — – Zach Davies tossed two-hit ball into the seventh inning to outduel Carlos Martinez, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 on Sunday night to complete a three-game sweep. The Cubs have won five straight and 15 of 20 to remain in a tie with the Milwaukee Brewers atop the … Read More

Rodon takes no-hitter into 7th; White Sox sweep Tigers

Rodon takes no-hitter into 7th; White Sox sweep Tigers

DETROIT — – Carlos Rodón took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, and the Chicago White Sox completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 4-1 win on Sunday. Rodón (6-2) was going for his second no-hitter of the season. He took a perfect game into the ninth inning against the Cleveland Indians … Read More

Former first-round pick Lukas Reichel agrees to three-year contract with Chicago Blackhawks

Former 1st-round pick Lukas Reichel agrees to 3-year contract with Chicago Blackhawks

CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks announced Wednesday they had agreed to an entry-level contract with Lukas Reichel after selecting the forward in the first round of the 2020 NHL draft. Reichel’s three-year deal runs through the 2023-24 season with a $925,000 salary-cap hit. General manager Stan Bowman said Reichel made «tremendous strides» during his second … Read More

Funkhouser expected to start as Detroit hosts Chicago

Chicago White Sox (40-24, first in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (26-38, fourth in the AL Central) Detroit; Sunday, 1:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Carlos Rodon (5-2, 1.96 ERA, .87 WHIP, 88 strikeouts) Tigers: Kyle Funkhouser (0-0, 2.70 ERA, 1.02 WHIP, 14 strikeouts) LINE: Tigers +200, White Sox -243; over/under is 9 … Read More

Martinez, Cardinals to take on Davies, Cubs

St. Louis Cardinals (32-32, third in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (37-27, first in the NL Central) Chicago; Sunday, 7:08 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Cardinals: Carlos Martinez (3-6, 6.21 ERA, 1.28 WHIP, 38 strikeouts) Cubs: Zach Davies (3-3, 4.45 ERA, 1.55 WHIP, 37 strikeouts) LINE: Cubs -142, Cardinals +125; over/under is 9 1/2 runs … Read More

Pederson homers in 3rd straight game, Cubs beat Cards 7-2

Pederson homers in 3rd straight game, Cubs beat Cards 7-2

CHICAGO — – Joc Pederson homered for the third straight game, Sergio Alcántara and Ian Happ also went deep, and the Chicago Cubs used a five-run second inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday night. Kyle Hendricks (8-4) threw six solid innings for his sixth consecutive victory and the Cubs won for … Read More

Cease improves to 8-0 over Tigers; White Sox romp 15-2

Cease improves to 8-0 over Tigers; White Sox romp 15-2

DETROIT — – Dylan Cease became the first White Sox pitcher to win his first eight career starts against an opponent, cruising to a 15-2 romp over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. Brian Goodwin, called up from the minors on Thursday, homered and drove in five runs in his White Sox debut. Cease (5-2) allowed … Read More

Candace Parker has 20 points to lead Sky over Fever, 83-79

Candace Parker has 20 points to lead Sky over Fever, 83-79

INDIANAPOLIS — – Candace Parker had 20 points and 14 rebounds and Allie Quigley scored six of her 16 points in the final two minutes to help the Chicago Sky beat the Indiana Fever 83-79 on Saturday. Quigley’s 3-pointer with 1:50 left gave the Sky (4-7) the lead for good at 80-77. She made 1 … Read More

Denmark player Christian Eriksen collapses, given chest compressions during Euro 2020 match as play suspended

Denmark player Christian Eriksen collapses, given chest compressions during Euro 2020 match as play suspended

DENMARK — Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen was given chest compressions after collapsing on the field during a European Championship game against Finland. UEFA officials announced the game has been suspended as well. The UEFA EURO 2020 match in Copenhagen has been suspended due to a medical emergency. — UEFA EURO 2020 (@EURO2020) June 12, 2021 … Read More

Urena expected to start as Tigers host the White Sox

Chicago White Sox (39-24, first in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (26-37, fourth in the AL Central) Detroit; Saturday, 4:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Dylan Cease (4-2, 3.36 ERA, 1.30 WHIP, 78 strikeouts) Tigers: Jose Urena (2-5, 4.25 ERA, 1.45 WHIP, 36 strikeouts) LINE: Tigers +156, White Sox -180; over/under is 9 … Read More

Hendricks expected to start as Cubs host the Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals (32-31, third in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (36-27, first in the NL Central) Chicago; Saturday, 7:15 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Cardinals: John Gant (4-3, 2.63 ERA, 1.57 WHIP, 41 strikeouts) Cubs: Kyle Hendricks (7-4, 4.59 ERA, 1.40 WHIP, 56 strikeouts) LINE: Cubs -162, Cardinals +142; over/under is 9 runs BOTTOM … Read More

Hendriks has tantrum over rain, gives up tying homer

Hendriks has tantrum over rain, gives up tying homer

DETROIT — – Liam Hendricks angrily threw a wet ball into foul territory after his first pitch of the ninth inning, leading to a lengthy rain delay, then gave up a tying two-run homer to Daz Cameron before the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 in 10 innings on Friday night. Chicago led … Read More