THESHOW
KANSAS CITY ROYALS AT CHICAGO (A) WHITE SOX
05/29/2024
 
THESHOW
KANSAS CITY ROYALS AT CHICAGO (A) WHITE SOX
GAME ID: 1260 - WEDNESDAY, MAY 29TH, 2024 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City Royals (25-20) 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 7 8 0
Chicago (A) White Sox (30-17) 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 3 11 0
Royals Pick Up 7-3 Win
The Kansas City Royals bested the Chicago (A) White Sox by a score of 7-3, with pinch hitter Freddie Freeman getting the main credit. On the day, Freeman went 1 for 1 with a home run. He drove in 3 runs and scored once for the Royals. Kyle Zimmer, who went 6.2 innings, was the winning pitcher. He was charged with 2 runs on 10 hits, while walking 3 and striking out 0. His record now stands at 1-5. Kansas City now owns a record of 25-20.

Kansas City took the lead with no one out in the top of the fifth when Deivi Grullon stroked a 2-run triple. That made the score 2-0 in favor of Kansas City. For the day, Grullon was 1-3 with a triple and a walk, while scoring 2 times and driving in 2.

"It was a solid team effort," said Grullon after the game.
KANSAS CITY BATTING LINESCORES CHICAGO (A) BATTING LINESCORES
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
O. Herrera 2B 5 0 3 1 0 1 0 .287 1 17
D. Burt 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .318 1 8
M. Trout CF 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .261 9 32
S. Smith 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .248 2 7
S. Bennett DH 3 1 0 0 1 3 0 .273 2 9
C. Love LF 3 2 2 0 1 1 0 .245 2 6
D. Grullon C 3 2 1 2 1 0 1 .209 3 13
J. Mejía RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .135 1 8
   a-F. Freeman PH 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 .327 9 36
   b-K. Tucker RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 7 19
J. Velens SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .217 2 9
Totals 35 7 8 7 3 13 8      
a - F. Freeman pinch hit for J. Mejía in the 9th
b - K. Tucker substituted for F. Freeman in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: C. Love (4, 9th Inning off S. Sanford, 0 on, 1 out) O. Herrera (9, 9th Inning off E. Edwards, 0 on, 2 outs)
Triples: D. Grullon (1, 5th Inning off T. Kolek, 2 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: S. Smith (2, 6th Inning off T. Kolek, 0 on, 1 out) F. Freeman (9, 9th Inning off E. Edwards, 2 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: C. Love 3 , S. Smith 4 , D. Grullon 3 , O. Herrera 4 , F. Freeman 4
2-out RBI: O. Herrera
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Burt
Team LOB: 3

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Velens-Herrera-Smith)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
D. Hoover CF 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 .289 4 23
D. Smart LF 5 0 1 1 0 0 4 .274 1 15
Y. Puig DH 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .261 6 23
G. Deichmann 3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .195 4 18
M. Zunino C 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 .274 5 14
F. Lindor SS 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 .281 7 17
B. McPherson 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .301 4 22
A. Eaton RF 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 .372 0 8
S. Allen 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .205 1 10
Totals 36 3 11 3 3 2 22      
BATTING
Doubles: M. Zunino (7, 7th Inning off K. Zimmer, 0 on, 2 outs) F. Lindor (3, 2nd Inning off K. Zimmer, 0 on, 1 out) A. Eaton (5, 8th Inning off B. Burrows, 0 on, 0 outs) D. Smart (5, 5th Inning off K. Zimmer, 2 on, 1 out)
Triples: M. Zunino (1, 6th Inning off K. Zimmer, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: B. McPherson , D. Hoover 2 , M. Zunino 5 , F. Lindor 2 , A. Eaton 4 , D. Smart 2 , G. Deichmann
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: B. McPherson , S. Allen , D. Smart , G. Deichmann 2
GIDP: M. Zunino
Sac Fly: F. Lindor
Hit by Pitch: A. Eaton
Team LOB: 11

BASERUNNING
SB: D. Hoover (19)
KANSAS CITY PITCHING LINESCORES CHICAGO (A) PITCHING LINESCORES
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
K. Zimmer W (1-5) 6.2 10 2 2 3 0 0 110 63 3.91
G. Burland H (1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 47.25
B. Burrows H (4) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 14 8 1.01
B. Hickman 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 13 9 2.50
PITCHING
Game Score: K. Zimmer 43
Batters Faced: K. Zimmer 33, G. Burland 1, B. Burrows 4, B. Hickman 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: K. Zimmer 9-10, G. Burland 0-1, B. Burrows 3-0, B. Hickman 0-1
Pitches - Strikes: K. Zimmer 110-63, G. Burland 1-1, B. Burrows 14-8, B. Hickman 13-9
Inherited Runners - Scored: G. Burland 2-0
Hit Batsmen: K. Zimmer
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
T. Kolek L (4-1) 7.0 5 4 4 2 9 1 108 66 3.20
J. Vélez 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 18 11 2.79
S. Sanford 0.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 5 1 4.05
E. Edwards 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 11 8 3.83
PITCHING
Game Score: T. Kolek 58
Batters Faced: T. Kolek 28, J. Vélez 4, S. Sanford 2, E. Edwards 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: T. Kolek 2-10, J. Vélez 1-0, S. Sanford 0-0, E. Edwards 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: T. Kolek 108-66, J. Vélez 18-11, S. Sanford 5-1, E. Edwards 11-8
Inherited Runners - Scored: E. Edwards 2-2
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Freddie Freeman
Ballpark: U.S. Cellular Field
Weather: Partly Cloudy (55 degrees), wind blowing in from left at 10 mph
Start Time: 7:10 pm EST
Time: 2:51
Attendance: 48792
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