Elsewhere in Chicago sports, the Bulls signed 2019 second-rounder Daniel Gafford.
On Tuesday, the Cubs’ Willson Contreras and Javier Baez will start for the National League in the MLB All-Star Game in Cleveland. The American League has White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito. The NL also has Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant as a reserve player, while the White Sox’s Jose Abreu and James McCann are AL reserves.
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