Baseball: Suzuki hits 11th homer in Cubs loss to White Sox


Seiya Suzuki hit his 11th home run but could not prevent the Chicago Cubs from going down 5-3 Tuesday to the Chicago White Sox.

Suzuki’s fourth-inning solo homer tied the game at Wrigley Field 3-3. He worked the count full before launching a hanging splitter into the left-field bleachers.

Luis Robert Jr.'s solo shot in the seventh and an Andrew Benintendi RBI double in the ninth gave Chicago’s south siders their margin of victory. Suzuki went 1-for-4 with two strikeouts.

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