Chicago Sports Recap: 8/21/23

  Chicago Cubs 7 – Detroit Tigers 6

Highlights:  Yan Gomes and Nick Madrigal hit doubles in the ninth inning and the Chicago Cubs held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 7-6 on Monday night. The Cubs squandered a three-run lead in the eighth and quickly went back ahead. Gomes led off the next inning with a double and Madrigal followed with an RBI double. Madrigal later scored to put Chicago ahead by two, an extra run it needed after Matt Vierling‘s single pulled Detroit within a run. Seiya Suzuki hit a homer for the second straight day and a three-run second inning helped the Cubs take an early lead. Read more at:

Chicago White SoxSeattle Mariners 14 – Chicago White Sox 2

Highlights:  The Seattle Mariners played without Julio Rodríguez, and it didn’t matter. Not one bit. That’s how it’s going right now for Cal Raleigh and company. Raleigh homered twice and drove in six runs, and the Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 14-2 on Monday night for their seventh straight victory. With Rodríguez resting amid a torrid stretch at the plate, Seattle used a fast start to improve to 32-13 since July 1. Luis Castillo (10-7) pitched seven innings of one-run ball in his third consecutive win, finishing his outing with 47 straight fastballs. Read more at:  (AP)

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