CHICAGO — With the White Sox struggling, James Shields doesn’t want to hear about moral victories or solid efforts. His goal is to help his team win, so anything short of that can’t be considered a success. Shields pitched a no-hitter into the seventh inning before the Minnesota Twins rallied late for a 5-3 victory over Chicago on Sunday. “At the end of the day, we had a two-run lead and we gave it up,” he said. “It was a good effort, but we came up short.
CHICAGO — Jose Quintana was terrific for the Chicago Cubs, and pretty typical when it comes to his outings against the Milwaukee Brewers. Quintana pitched seven sharp innings to help Chicago beat Milwaukee 3-0 on Saturday and continue his dominance of the Cubs’ NL Central rival. “He had a good look from the beginning,” manager Joe Maddon said. “He was ready to roll, and that’s what he’s capable of looking like.” Quintana (3-1) allowed two