Chicago: White Sox lose series to Yankees
⚾️White Sox: The White Sox were swept by the Yankees in their weekend series, concluding with yesterday’s loss. After starting out with a three-run deficit, the White Sox fought back with home runs by , and rookie .
- Sadly, White Sox closer Liam Hendriks walked Yankee legend Aaron Judge in the bottom of the ninth with the bases loaded, . Not our best.
⚾️Cubs: In the tenth inning, our bae...erm, Báez (Javier, that is), crushed a to finally put the Cubbies on the board after nine scoreless innings against the St. Louis Cardinals. The North Siders won the game (and the series) 2–1.
🏀Sky: With an ankle sprain keeping star Candace Parker out of the lineup, the Sky lost to the NY Liberty in their home opener yesterday. The highlights? Diamond DeShields’ team-leading 22 points and Courtney Vandersloot’s 16 assists. We’ll get ’em next time.
⚽️Red Stars: The Red Stars played their first game at home since before the pandemic on Saturday. But despite the energy from the crowd, the game turned out to be a snoozer, ending in a against Gotham FC. Sigh.
🎓🥎🥍College: Both the Northwestern and Notre Dame softball teams’ seasons were ended by the bats of the Kentucky Wildcats in the NCAA tournament this weekend. The purple and white were , while the Irish in the regional final yesterday. Womp.