On the first pitch of the game, Jake Arrieta threw a fastball down the middle of the plate, and Kansas City shortstop Alcides Escobar capitalized.
Arrieta allowed another solo home run to Alex Gordon in the second inning, and the Cubs were losing 2-0 after the second inning.
The prosecution of three men charged in the 2011 murder of Chicago Police Officer Clifton Lewis has been plagued by misconduct allegations.
With Seiya Suzuki and Ian Happ having secured full-time roles in right and left field, respectively, center field remains up for grabs.
La Russa makes it official, will not return next season due to health reasons related to his heart.
Planned Parenthood to launch its first mobile abortion clinic in southern Illinois within next few months
The announcement comes 100 days after the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. And it comes as wait times in Illinois for abortion procedures have skyrocketed from four days to two-and-a-half weeks at Planned Parenthood’s clinic in downstate Fairview Heights.