Chicago Sports News: 4/25/17

 

Chicago Cubs 1 – Pittsburgh Pirates 0

Highlights:  Kyle Hendricks limited the Pittsburgh Pirates to four hits over six innings to outpitch Gerrit Cole and lead the Chicago Cubs to a 1-0 win on Tuesday night. Hendricks (2-1) struck out two and walked three in easily his best start this year. The struggling Pirates managed just four singles off Hendricks and didn’t reach third base until he was out of the game. Wade Davis worked a perfect ninth for his fifth save as the Cubs won for the sixth time in seven games. Addison Russell doubled in the second off Cole (1-3) and scored when second baseman Alen Hanson airmailed first base on a Jason Heyward grounder.

 

Chicago White Sox 10 – Kansas City Royals 5

Highlights:  Todd Frazier had a pair of doubles and drove in three runs, Leury Garcia added a career-high three hits and the White Sox beat Kansas City 10-5 Tuesday night in their second straight one-sided win over the Royals. Dan Jennings (2-0) retired all five batters he faced to win in relief of Dylan Covey, who threw 86 pitches over four innings in his third big league start. He allowed two runs and three hits. Brandon Moss and Mike Moustakas homered off Chris Beck in the ninth inning.

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