Chi. White Sox 5, Kansas City 3

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 30, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 87°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chad Fairchild, First Base - Paul Nauert, Second Base - Paul Schrieber, Third Base - Ed Rapuano,
Attendance - 37894

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi. White Sox 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 10 0
Kansas City 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 8 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chi. White Sox 23-25 12-10 11-15 W2
Kansas City 23-26 15-14 8-12 L3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Kansas City Royals have a 15-14 record at home this season. The Chicago White Sox have a 11-15 record on the road.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Royals have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Chi. White Sox has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The White Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Scott Linebrink pitched 0.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.04. Bobby Jenks closed out the game to get the save and has 11 save s for the season. Juan Cruz took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Miguel Olivo had the only homerun for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Chi. White Sox   Kansas City
Mark Buehrle Player Gil Meche
Loss W/L Loss
7.1 IP 7.0
6 Strikeouts 7
7 Hits 5
3.68 ERA 2.57
Hitting
Chi. White Sox   Kansas City
Alexei Ramirez Player Willie Bloomquist
3 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 4
.600 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Chi. White Sox 10 0 13 .323 14 8 5 5 1 0
Kansas City 8 1 15 .242 5 8 3 0 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Chi. White Sox. The Royals have a W/L % of .458 after a win and .480 after a loss.
  • Chi. White Sox will play their next game on the road against Kansas City. The White Sox have a W/L % of .391 after a win and .560 after a loss.
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