Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press:
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chase Anderson pitched seven innings of one-hit ball to capitalize on a heads-up rundown escape by Lorenzo Cain and a pair of two-run doubles by Travis Shaw, and the Milwaukee Brewers two-hit the Chicago Cubs 4-0 to take back first place in the NL Central. Travis Shaw hit a pair of two-run doubles, and Anderson locked it down from there to end Milwaukee’s seven-game skid against the Cubs. The Brewers had been shut out in Anderson’s three most recent starts against Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — James Shields won for the first time since opening day, Yoan Moncada and Yolmer Sanchez homered to lead off a three-run first, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Tuesday night. Shields (2-7) gave up one run and four hits in seven innings after going 12 starts and 13 appearances without a win.
SEATTLE (AP) — Breanna Stewart scored a season-high 30 points to help the Seattle Storm rally past the Chicago Sky 96-85. Seattle trailed 73-59 late in the third quarter before hitting back-to-back 3-pointers.