The Washington Post
“I’ll take any chip on my shoulder I get.”
— White Sox RHP Dylan Cease, who was not selected for the All-star Game, after he threw six innings in his third straight scoreless start to improve to 10-4 with a 2.03 ERA.
STAR OF THE DAY
Pete Alonso, Mets Drove in four runs with a double and a homer to help beat the Padres and snap a three-game skid.
TODAY’S GAME TO WATCH
Braves at Phillies, 7 p.m., MLB Network Ranger Suárez (7-5, 4.07 ERA) will try to end Philadelphia’s three-game skid, but it won’t be easy against Max Fried (10-3, 2.64) and Atlanta.