THESHOW
KANSAS CITY ROYALS AT CHICAGO (A) WHITE SOX
07/18/2026
 
THESHOW
KANSAS CITY ROYALS AT CHICAGO (A) WHITE SOX
GAME ID: 1995 - SATURDAY, JULY 18TH, 2026 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City Royals (41-52) 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 7 10 0
Chicago (A) White Sox (60-36) 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 4 7 0
Royals Win at Chicago (A), 7-4
Kansas City starter Jacob deGrom had a strong outing against the Chicago (A) White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. The right-hander was a big part of his team's 7-4 win. Kansas City has 3 straight wins, Chicago (A) 3 straight losses.

In the top of the fourth inning, first baseman Brandon Belt came through big-time for the Royals. With Kansas City leading 2-1, he belted a 2-run home run.

"That's the key at this level, throwing strike one," said deGrom. "Successful pitchers do it."
KANSAS CITY BATTING LINESCORE CHICAGO (A) BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
L. Salinas CF 5 1 1 1 0 0 3 .232 11 40
E. Davidse LF 5 0 3 2 0 1 0 .251 12 30
C. Love DH 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260 8 36
B. Rutherford RF 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .236 9 40
R. Odor 2B 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .260 16 38
   a-D. Burt 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .194 1 4
M. Sano 3B 4 0 0 1 0 2 3 .225 3 19
B. Belt 1B 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .235 14 48
S. Bennett C 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .191 6 21
J. Gillette SS 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 .254 5 22
Totals 37 7 10 7 2 9 13      
a - D. Burt substituted for R. Odor in the 6th

BATTING
Doubles: E. Davidse 2 (12, 3rd Inning off L. Shore, 1 on, 2 outs; 8th Inning off J. Hernández, 0 on, 0 outs) B. Rutherford (20, 2nd Inning off L. Shore, 0 on, 0 outs) S. Bennett (11, 9th Inning off M. Stokes, 0 on, 1 out) R. Odor (11, 4th Inning off L. Shore, 0 on, 1 out)
Triples: J. Gillette (2, 3rd Inning off L. Shore, 0 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: J. Gillette (5, 5th Inning off L. Shore, 0 on, 0 outs) L. Salinas (11, 8th Inning off J. Hernández, 0 on, 0 outs) B. Belt (14, 4th Inning off L. Shore, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: J. Gillette 7 , L. Salinas 4 , E. Davidse 5 , B. Rutherford 2 , S. Bennett 2 , R. Odor 2 , B. Belt 4
2-out RBI: , E. Davidse 2 , B. Belt
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , C. Love 2 , M. Sano
Team LOB: 3

FIELDING
Double Plays: 2 (Odor-Gillette-Belt, Gillette-Burt-Belt)
PB: S. Bennett
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Kang DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .309 13 55
D. Williams 3B 4 0 0 0 0 4 2 .265 19 57
B. Jackson LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .259 19 65
N. Buckner CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .319 17 48
M. Miller C 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .214 14 33
G. Deichmann 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .297 14 47
M. Conforto RF 2 1 1 2 1 0 0 .167 1 2
F. Lindor SS 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .274 7 43
K. Fujimoto 2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .287 4 19
Totals 32 4 7 3 1 10 8      
BATTING
Home Runs: M. Conforto (1, 5th Inning off J. deGrom, 1 on, 1 out) B. Jackson (19, 9th Inning off H. Yang, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: M. Conforto 4 , K. Fujimoto , M. Miller , B. Jackson 4 , N. Buckner 2 , G. Deichmann
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Williams
GIDP: M. Miller , G. Deichmann
Team LOB: 2
KANSAS CITY PITCHING LINESCORE CHICAGO (A) PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
J. deGrom W (4-5) 7.0 5 3 3 0 8 1 92 63 3.24   
Y. Garcia H (6) 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 12 7 6.07   
T. Oliver H (3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 5.51   
H. Yang 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 10 8 3.95   
PITCHING
Game Score: J. deGrom 63
Batters Faced: J. deGrom 24, Y. Garcia 4, T. Oliver 1, H. Yang 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. deGrom 5-6, Y. Garcia 1-0, T. Oliver 0-0, H. Yang 0-3
Pitches - Strikes: J. deGrom 92-63, Y. Garcia 12-7, T. Oliver 6-3, H. Yang 10-8
Inherited Runners - Scored: T. Oliver 2-0
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
L. Shore L (3-2) 5.0 6 5 5 0 3 2 78 49 5.29   
J. Hernández 2.1 2 1 1 1 6 1 37 25 2.14   
M. Stokes 1.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 25 18 2.95   
PITCHING
Game Score: L. Shore 38
Batters Faced: L. Shore 21, J. Hernández 10, M. Stokes 8
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: L. Shore 5-7, J. Hernández 1-0, M. Stokes 3-2
Pitches - Strikes: L. Shore 78-49, J. Hernández 37-25, M. Stokes 25-18
Inherited Runners - Scored: M. Stokes 2-0
WP: J. Hernández
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Jacob deGrom
Ballpark: U.S. Cellular Field
Weather: Clear skies (75 degrees), wind blowing out to center at 9 mph
Start Time: 1:10 PM EST
Time: 3:07
Attendance: 48060
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