MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
CHICAGO WHITE SOX AT KANSAS CITY ROYALS
09/04/2021
 
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
CHICAGO WHITE SOX AT KANSAS CITY ROYALS
GAME ID: 2610 - SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH , 2021 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago White Sox (80-57) 0 0 0 5 1 2 0 0 0 8 13 0
Kansas City Royals (85-51) 4 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 X 12 15 1
Story Leads Royals to 12-8 Win Over White Sox
The Kansas City Royals bested the Chicago White Sox, 12-8, at Kauffman Stadium. Trevor Story was one of the standouts. He went 3 for 4 with a home run, a double, and a walk, while scoring 4 runs and driving in 2. The second-place Royals have won 5 straight games.

Mike Yastrzemski, who is tied for 9th in the AL with a .503 slugging percentage, chipped in for Kansas City with a 3-run home run in the bottom of the third. For the game, the right fielder had 3 hits in 4 at-bats with 1 home run, 2 singles, 2 runs scored, and 4 RBI.

"I like our mindset right now," said Kansas City manager Jim H.
CHICAGO BATTING LINESCORE KANSAS CITY BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
O. Albies 2B 5 0 1 3 0 2 1 .308 27 76
J. Turner 3B 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 .263 5 41
C. Correa SS 5 2 2 0 0 0 3 .244 19 60
F. Reyes LF 4 2 1 0 1 1 3 .276 26 72
N. Castellanos DH 4 0 2 2 1 0 2 .243 10 47
M. Garver C 5 1 0 1 0 3 6 .216 16 34
N. Lowe 1B 5 1 3 1 0 2 2 .243 25 80
M. Haniger RF 5 0 2 1 0 1 4 .232 18 66
B. Buxton CF 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .246 24 68
Totals 40 8 13 8 4 12 25      
BATTING
Doubles: M. Haniger (27, 5th Inning off D. Keuchel, 2 on, 2 outs) C. Correa (19, 6th Inning off D. Keuchel, 1 on, 1 out)
Triples: O. Albies (4, 4th Inning off M. Boyd, 3 on, 2 outs) N. Castellanos (2, 9th Inning off D. Mengden, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: J. Turner , N. Lowe 3 , O. Albies 3 , F. Reyes , M. Haniger 3 , C. Correa 3 , B. Buxton , N. Castellanos 4
2-out RBI: O. Albies , M. Haniger , N. Castellanos
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: M. Haniger , C. Correa , B. Buxton
GIDP: M. Haniger
Team LOB: 9

FIELDING
PB: M. Garver
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
T. Story SS 4 4 3 2 1 0 2 .236 20 61
W. Myers 1B 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .217 21 68
M. Yastrzemski RF 4 2 3 4 0 0 1 .272 24 71
M. Chapman 3B 5 1 2 3 0 1 1 .246 26 78
R. Hoskins DH 4 0 1 2 1 2 3 .216 12 50
B. Lowe 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .259 23 72
A. Benintendi LF 3 0 0 0 2 0 4 .251 5 25
C. Taylor CF 5 1 1 1 0 1 4 .261 16 67
C. Gallagher C 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 .261 1 13
Totals 36 12 15 12 6 4 21      
BATTING
Doubles: M. Chapman (31, 1st Inning off Z. Gallen, 3 on, 0 outs) C. Gallagher 2 (6, 2nd Inning off Z. Gallen, 0 on, 0 outs; 3rd Inning off J. Ross, 0 on, 0 outs) T. Story (25, 5th Inning off P. Sandoval, 0 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: M. Yastrzemski (24, 3rd Inning off J. Ross, 2 on, 1 out) C. Taylor (16, 3rd Inning off J. Ross, 0 on, 0 outs) T. Story (20, 2nd Inning off Z. Gallen, 1 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: M. Chapman 3 , M. Yastrzemski 6 , C. Taylor 4 , C. Gallagher 5 , T. Story 7 , W. Myers 2 , R. Hoskins
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: A. Benintendi , C. Taylor , T. Story , R. Hoskins
Sac Bunt: B. Lowe
Sac Fly: M. Yastrzemski
Team LOB: 8

BASERUNNING
CS: R. Hoskins (1)

FIELDING
Errors: M. Chapman (11)
Double Plays: 1 (Story-Lowe-Myers)
CHICAGO PITCHING LINESCORE KANSAS CITY PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
Z. Gallen L (8-10) 1.0 8 7 7 1 0 1 40 5.23   
J. Ross 2.0 5 4 4 1 2 2 41 3.01   
P. Sandoval 2.0 1 1 0 2 1 0 39 3.75   
E. Pagan 2.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 33 5.27   
B. Workman 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2.83   
PITCHING
Game Score: Z. Gallen 2
Batters Faced: Z. Gallen 11, J. Ross 12, P. Sandoval 9, E. Pagan 9, B. Workman 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: Z. Gallen 0-2, J. Ross 1-3, P. Sandoval 3-2, E. Pagan 1-4, B. Workman 2-1
Pitches - Strikes: Z. Gallen 40-25, J. Ross 41-28, P. Sandoval 39-19, E. Pagan 33-19, B. Workman 6-4
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Ross 1-1 , B. Workman 1-0
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
M. Boyd 3.2 6 5 5 2 6 0 69 3.54   
D. Keuchel W (4-10) 1.2 4 3 2 1 3 0 47 6.36   
D. Mengden 3.0 3 0 0 1 2 0 38 3.80   
R. Pressly 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 3.15   
PITCHING
Game Score: M. Boyd 31
Batters Faced: M. Boyd 19, D. Keuchel 11, D. Mengden 12, R. Pressly 2
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: M. Boyd 2-3, D. Keuchel 1-1, D. Mengden 3-3, R. Pressly 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: M. Boyd 69-43, D. Keuchel 47-30, D. Mengden 38-26, R. Pressly 6-5
Inherited Runners - Scored: D. Keuchel 1-0 , D. Mengden 2-2 , R. Pressly 1-0
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Trevor Story
Ballpark: Kauffman Stadium
Weather: Rain (67 degrees), wind blowing out to center at 12 mph
Start Time: 6:10 PM CT
Time: 3:51
Attendance: 37709
Special Notes: Trevor Story ties the KC regular season game record for runs with 4.
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