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Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano suffered a quad strain during Tuesday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies and was forced to leave, per the team's Twitter account.
Meteorologists said the heavy precipitation relates to active weather patterns sweeping over the Chicago region, including frequent thunderstorms that produce heavier rainfall, not just a few sprinkles.
Frequent and heavy rainfall can be problematic for plants, crops and gardens.
He was 2-for-3 with a two-run home run before leaving in the fourth inning, which brought his average up to .277 on the season.
For some 20,000 cyclists expecting to bike for a cause Sunday on Lake Shore Drive, slippery conditions were a possibility as one of Chicago's rainiest springs neared a close."The weather forecast kept changing over the last couple of days," said Ebonne Just, a spokeswoman for the annual MB Bike the Drive event, which allows cyclists to ride on Lake Shore Drive, absent cars, along Lake Michigan's shoreline.Scattered showers were expected but didn't materialize, and the morning weather turned out to be perfect.But within hours of the end of the event, it was raining — again — in the Chicago area, a pattern that has made this spring one of the most rainy in nearly 150 years, according to meteorologists at the National Weather Service.If it doesn't get any wetter by the end of this month, the 13.72 inches would rank 14th on the list of spring precipitation seasons, dating to 1871, Castro said."While it is not in the Top 10, it's pretty notable," he said."This spring has been quite wet overall."Data from the weather service also show that the rainiest season prior to spring 2017 was in 1970, when Chicago got 13.94 inches of precipitation.