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2019 Schedule
6-12, 5th in AL Cent
Anderson's HR celebration leads to benches clearing (1:05)
Dozier rockets HR to give Royals lead in 10th (0:18)
13h

Anderson spikes bat, gets drilled; Royals top Chisox in 10

Fiercely energetic Tim Anderson spiked his bat to celebrate a home run and Kansas City's Brad Keller responded by drilling him with a fastball, setting off a benches-clearing fracas in the Royals' 4-3, 10-inning victory over the Chicago White Sox on...

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

The White Sox say Yoan Moncada was removed from today's game for precautionary reasons and tested negative for a concussion. Moncada was hit in the helmet by a throw while stealing a base in the fifth inning.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Chicago's Daniel Palka just singled off Royals reliever Ian Kennedy for his first hit of the season. Palka was 0 for 32 this season and 0 for 34 dating to last year. Palka was pinch-hitting for Yoan Moncada, who was hit in the head while stealing a base in the fifth. Moncada remained in the game initially and there has been no announcement made regarding why he was removed.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Best part of the Royals-White Sox incident was when heated Royals coach Dale Sveum had to be held back by ChiSox manager Rick Renteria. It was a battle royale of deposed Cubs managers. Renteria and Sveum both ended up on the ejection list, along with Tim Anderson and Brad Keller.

Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

It's been a wild afternoon for the Royals and White Sox. Chicago SS Tim Anderson threw his bat after an early homer. K.C. starter Brad Keller hit him. Benches cleared. And managers Ned Yost and Rick Renteria got into it before things settled down.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Standard issue benches-clear incident between Royals and White Sox after Tim Anderson is hit by a Brad Keller pitch. Anderson homered and tossed his bat in previous at-bat. Things got pretty hot between Rick Renteria and some of Ned Yost's staff.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

The White Sox say Lucas Giolito was removed from today's game because of left hamstring tightness. He is listed as day-to-day.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

White Sox starter Lucas Giolito was cruising early against the Royals but he grabbed at his right hamstring while delivering a pitch to Alex Gordon. After throwing a couple of warmup pitches, Giolito was pulled from the game. He'd struck out five without allowing a hit over 2 2/3 innings. Ryan Burr is on for Chicago.

1d

Moncada, Garcia power White Sox past Royals 5-1

Yoan Moncada hit a pair of solo shots for his first multihomer game and Leury Garcia added a two-run drive to power the Chicago White Sox past the Kansas City Royals 5-1 on Tuesday night.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

According to ESPN Stats & Info, the White Sox's Daniel Palka has started the season 0 for 29, the most at-bats without a hit to start a season by a position player in franchise history. He's 0 for 1 tonight against the Royals with a walk.

4d

Gore pinch-runs, speeds home as Royals sweep Indians

Pinch-runner extraordinaire Terrance Gore stole a base and then scored on Hunter Dozier's single in the ninth inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals over the Cleveland Indians 9-8 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep of the AL Central favorites.

7d

Mariners homer in 15th straight game, down Royals 7-6

The Seattle Mariners became the first major league team to homer in each of its first 15 games when Dee Gordon connected in the sixth inning, then beat the Kansas City Royals 7-6 Thursday behind Daniel Vogelbach's home run leading off the 10th.

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7d

Royals' Merrifield sees hitting streak end at 31

A day after passing franchise legend George Brett for the longest hitting streak in Royals history, Whit Merrifield saw his streak end at 31 games Thursday as he went 0-for-6 in an extra-inning loss to the Mariners.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

The Mariners pull out a dramatic 7-6 win over the Royals as Dan Vogelbach wins it with a home run in the 10th and Whit Merrifield strikes out to end it, snapping his 31-game hitting streak. The Mariners are 13-2. A bigger test awaits this weekend: They'll get Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole and the Astros.

7d

Haniger HR lifts M's, Merrifield sets KC hit-streak mark

Mitch Haniger hit a tiebreaking homer with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting the Seattle Mariners over the Royals 6-5 Wednesday night after Whit Merrifield extended his hitting streak to a Kansas City-record 31 games.

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average5.34
Quality Starts8
WHIP1.49
BAA.267
Runs83
Batting Average.241
On Base Percentage.319
Slugging Percentage.420