Dave van Dyck of the Chicago Tribune writes that Ted Lilly took a no-hitter into the ninth inning and made up for his team's poor offense with great pitching as the Cubs beat the White Sox. The Tribune's Mark Gonzales writes that Mark Buehrle may be on edge until gaining 10-5 status on July 6.
Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post writes that Stephen Strasburg dominated again, striking out eight in 5 1/3 innings as the Nationals beat the Indians. Bud Shaw of the Cleveland Plain Dealer writes that Strasburg is much more than the sum of his pitches. Ray Ratto of the San Francisco Chronicle writes that Strasburg looks like an All-Star to marketers.
Brian Costello of theNew York Post writes that Jorge Posada's grand slam helped put the Yankees into first place in the American League East. Costello also writes that Alex Rodriguez looks fit to face the Phillies on Tuesday night.
Tom Gage of the Detroit News writes that Austin Jackson was forced out of Sunday's game with back spasms. Michael Rosenberg of the Detroit Free Press writes that Miguel Cabrera's power is in a league of it own.
Ron Musselman of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writes that Pedro Alvarez is confident he is ready to play in the major leagues and Pirates general manager Neal Huntington isn't ruling out a promotion for the third base prospect this week.
Paul Hagen of the Philadelphia Daily News writes that the Phillies can't expect a trade-deadline boost this year.
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