Kansas City 4, Chi. White Sox 2

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 8:10 PM
Location - Kauffman Stadium
Temperature - 98°
Umpires - Home Plate - Dale Scott, First Base - Jerry Meals, Second Base - Mark Ripperger, Third Base - CB Bucknor,
Attendance - 20126

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chi. White Sox 47-50 21-25 26-25 L1
Kansas City 39-58 25-28 14-30 W1

Recap


Matt Treanor's go-ahead, two-run single in the sixth inning lifted the host Kansas City Royals to a 4-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.

With the bases loaded, Treanor delivered a one-out hit to right center against Jake Peavy (4-4) to score Billy Butler and Jeff Francoeur and give the Royals a 3-2 lead. Kansas City's Melky Cabrera added a solo homer in the seventh against Chris Sale.

Kansas City's Danny Duffy (2-4) matched a career long with seven innings. He allowed two runs, five hits and struck out six.

Greg Holland pitched a perfect eighth to hold the lead for Joakim Soria, who allowed a one-out single to Gordon Beckham before earning his 17th save after A.J Pierzynski hit into a game-ending double play.

Peavy allowed three runs on seven hits in six innings for the White Sox, who took a 2-0 lead in the first inning on RBI singles by Carlos Quentin and Alex Rios.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Chi. White Sox   Kansas City
Jake Peavy Player Daniel Duffy
Loss W/L Win
6.0 IP 7.0
5 Strikeouts 6
7 Hits 5
4.50 ERA 2.57
Hitting
Chi. White Sox   Kansas City
Alex Rios Player Eric Hosmer
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 2
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Chi. White Sox 6 0 7 .188 16 7 2 2 0 1
Kansas City 10 1 15 .303 16 7 4 1 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Kansas City will play their next game at home against Chi. White Sox. The Royals have a W/L % of .436 after a win and .379 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 .447 after a win and .520 after a loss.
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