Lopez expected to start as White Sox host the Athletics

Oakland Athletics (68-51, second in the AL West) vs. Chicago White Sox (69-50, first in the AL Central) Chicago; Tuesday, 8:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Chris Bassitt (12-3, 3.06 ERA, 1.03 WHIP, 153 strikeouts) White Sox: Reynaldo Lopez (1-0, 1.35 ERA, .75 WHIP, 22 strikeouts) LINE: White Sox +101, Athletics -119; over/under is 9 … Read More

Gutierrez expected to start as Reds host the Cubs

Chicago Cubs (52-69, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Cincinnati Reds (65-55, second in the NL Central) Cincinnati; Tuesday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Kyle Hendricks (13-5, 4.15 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 104 strikeouts) Reds: Vladimir Gutierrez (8-3, 3.95 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 58 strikeouts) LINE: Reds -152, Cubs +131; over/under is 9 1/2 runs BOTTOM … Read More

Hendriks gets save as White Sox beat Athletics 5-2

Jiménez, Hendriks lead White Sox past A's 5-2

CHICAGO — – Michael Kopech got the ball to Craig Kimbrel, and he handed it over to Liam Hendriks. The Chicago White Sox like their chances when they go to their bullpen. Kimbrel worked out of a jam in the eighth inning and Hendriks got the save against his former team, leading the White Sox … Read More

Jiménez, Hendriks lead White Sox past A’s 5-2

Jiménez, Hendriks lead White Sox past A's 5-2

CHICAGO — – Eloy Jiménez hit a tiebreaking RBI single and Liam Hendriks got the save against his former team, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night. Seby Zavala had two hits and two RBI as Chicago improved to an AL-best 40-22 at home. Luis Robert … Read More

Votto gets 2,000th hit, Reds hand Cubs 12th straight loss

Votto gets 2,000th hit, Reds hand Cubs 12th straight loss

CINCINNATI — – Jonathan India homered and drove in five runs, Wade Miley threw seven shutout innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat Chicago 14-5 on Monday night, handing the free-falling Cubs their 12th straight loss. Joey Votto, the 37-year-old Cincinnati first baseman who has been on a tear since the All-Star break, got the 2,000th … Read More

Chicago White Sox place outfielder Adam Engel on IL with shoulder inflammation

Chicago White Sox place outfielder Adam Engel on IL with shoulder inflammation

CHICAGO — The Chicago White Sox placed outfielder Adam Engel on the 10-day injured list Monday with left shoulder inflammation. The White Sox also promoted right-handers Ryan Burr and Mike Wright from Triple-A Charlotte. Reliever Matt Foster was sent down, and right-hander Zack Burdi was designated for assignment. The AL Central leaders begin a four-game … Read More

ABC News’ ‘Superstar’ will profile basketball legend Kobe Bryant

ABC News' 'Superstar' will profile basketball legend Kobe Bryant

This summer, ABC News will profile iconic celebrities who have shaped American culture in a new television event, «Superstar.» The series started by profiling Whitney Houston, and its next focus will be on Kobe Bryant. Bryant was one of the best basketball players in NBA history. He died in January 2020 when his helicopter crashed … Read More

Astros reach settlement after toddler hit by foul ball, attorney says

Houston Astros settle with parents of girl hit by former Chicago Cub Albert Almora Jr.'s foul ball at Minute Maid Park

The parents of a toddler who was hit by a foul ball during a 2019 Houston Astros game, fracturing her skull, have reached a settlement with the team, according to the family’s lawyer. In a petition filed Thursday, parents Jonathan David Scott and Alexandra Colchado claimed that «acts and omissions constituting negligence» caused their daughter … Read More

Keuchel scheduled to start for Chicago against Oakland

Oakland Athletics (68-50, second in the AL West) vs. Chicago White Sox (68-50, first in the AL Central) Chicago; Monday, 8:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Frankie Montas (9-8, 3.99 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, 146 strikeouts) White Sox: Dallas Keuchel (7-6, 4.44 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 77 strikeouts) LINE: White Sox -108, Athletics -109; over/under is 9 … Read More

Miley scheduled to start for Cincinnati against Chicago

Chicago Cubs (52-68, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Cincinnati Reds (64-55, second in the NL Central) Cincinnati; Monday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Justin Steele (2-1, 2.95 ERA, .98 WHIP, 22 strikeouts) Reds: Wade Miley (9-4, 3.00 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, 97 strikeouts) LINE: Reds -230, Cubs +190; over/under is 9 runs BOTTOM LINE: … Read More

Late Luka Stojanovic goal gets Chicago Fire past Columbus Crew

Late Luka Stojanovic goal gets Chicago Fire past Columbus Crew

Luka Stojanovic scored in the 77th minute and Bobby Shuttleworth made his only save in second-half stoppage time to give the Chicago Fire a 1-0 victory over the visiting Columbus Crew on Sunday to extend their unbeaten streak to four games. The Fire (5-9-5, 20 points) have won two straight to go along with two … Read More

Late Luka Stojanovic goal gets Fire past Crew 1-0

Luka Stojanovic scored in the 77th minute and Bobby Shuttleworth made his only save in second-half stoppage time to give the Chicago Fire a 1-0 victory over the visiting Columbus Crew on Sunday to extend their unbeaten streak to four games. The Fire (5-9-5, 20 points) have won two straight to go along with two … Read More

Copper, Quigley lead Sky to 87-75 OT win over Storm

Copper, Quigley lead Sky to 87-75 OT win over Storm

CHICAGO — – Kahleah Copper scored 19 points, Allie Quigley hit five 3-pointers and finished with 17 points and the Chicago Sky beat the Seattle Storm 87-85 in overtime Sunday. Diamond DeShields added 13 points and Candace Parker had 12 points, nine rebounds and two blocks for Chicago (11-10). Copper made two free throws to … Read More

Odor, Cortes help Yankees beat White Sox 5-3

Odor, Cortes help Yankees beat White Sox 5-3

CHICAGO — – Rougned Odor hit a two-run homer, Nestor Cortes pitched six solid innings and the New York Yankees beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Sunday. luke voit also hit a two-run homer in the ninth for New York, which went 5-1 in the season series against Chicago. Cortes (1-1) allowed one run … Read More

Chisholm homers as Marlins beat reeling Cubs 4-1

MIAMI — – Jazz Chisholm Jr. and Jesús Aguilar homered, and the Miami Marlins handed the Chicago Cubs their 11th straight loss with a 4-1 victory Sunday. The game was tied at 1 before Chisholm connected against Alec Mills (5-5) in the sixth inning. Chisholm also singled and scored on Aguilar’s 22nd homer in the … Read More

Cortes Jr. scheduled to start for New York against Chicago

New York Yankees (64-52, third in the AL East) vs. Chicago White Sox (68-49, first in the AL Central) Chicago; Sunday, 2:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Yankees: Nestor Cortes Jr. (0-1, 2.70 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 46 strikeouts) White Sox: Lucas Giolito (9-8, 3.81 ERA, 1.10 WHIP, 153 strikeouts) LINE: White Sox -171, Yankees +148; over/under … Read More

Chicago Cubs to visit the Miami Marlins

Chicago Cubs (52-67, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Miami Marlins (50-67, fourth in the NL East) Miami; Sunday, 1:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Alec Mills (5-4, 4.27 ERA, 1.38 WHIP, 53 strikeouts) Marlins: TBD LINE: Marlins -135, Cubs +115; over/under is 7 runs BOTTOM LINE: Ian Happ and the Cubs will take on … Read More