Chi. White Sox 8, Kansas City 7

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, August 17, 2009 8:11 PM
Location - U.S Cellular Field
Temperature - 75°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chad Fairchild, First Base - Wally Bell, Second Base - Mark Carlson, Third Base - Marty Foster,
Attendance - 36703

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 7 10 1
Chi. White Sox 0 2 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 8 11 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 46-72 25-36 21-36 L1
Chi. White Sox 61-58 34-27 27-31 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Chicago White Sox have a 34-27 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 21-36 record on the road.
  • Chi. White Sox has a streak of 1 straight up win. The White Sox have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Royals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Scott Linebrink pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.53. Bobby Jenks closed out the game to get the save and has 25 save s for the season. Roman Colon took the loss for Kansas City.
  • A.J. Pierzynski, Jayson Nix hit homeruns for Chi. White Sox. Yuniesky Betancourt, Mike Jacobs hit homeruns for Kansas City.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   Chi. White Sox
Brian Bannister Player Mark Buehrle
No Decision W/L No Decision
7.0 IP 6.0
6 Strikeouts 0
10 Hits 9
7.71 ERA 6.00
Hitting
Kansas City   Chi. White Sox
Mitch Maier Player Jermaine Dye
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 2
1.000 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 10 2 20 .286 9 2 7 4 0 1
Chi. White Sox 11 2 19 .355 14 7 7 4 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. White Sox will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The White Sox have a W/L % of .459 after a win and .569 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against Chi. White Sox. The Royals have a W/L % of .404 after a win and .380 after a loss.
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