Chicago Sports Recap

Chicago Cubs 4 – Toronto Blue Jays 5  (11 innings)

Highlights:  Danny Jansen hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning and singled home the winning run in the 11th as the Toronto Blue Jays overcame a four-run deficit to defeat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Monday night. Jansen connected off Erich Uelmen for his 11th homer, then won it with a base hit to left field against Mark Leiter Jr. (2-6) that scored Matt Chapman  from second base and ended Toronto’s three-game skid. Toronto, chasing an AL wild card, bounced back after a weekend sweep by the Angels that included two shutouts. Chicago blew a lead and lost for the 41st time, more than any other big league team. Read more at:  https://www.espn.com/mlb/recap?gameId=401356130  (AP)

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