“Time to go on a run”
Thursday, May 26,2016
The White Sox hold a half-game lead over the second place Indians in the American League Central.
White Sox vs. Royals at Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City (7:15 p.m. CT, CSN) in the opener of a four-game series and 10-game road trip that continues with three vs. the Mets and three vs. the Tigers. Starting Pitchers: RHP Miguel Gonzalez (0-1, 4.57) for the Sox, LHP Danny Duffy (0-0, 2.13) for K.C.
Sox Notes of Note
Melky Cabrera, who hit a two-run eighth inning homer in yesterday’s 4-3 loss to the Tribe in the series finale, has hit all three of his homers at home this season…Avi Garcia, who had a pair of singles yesterday, recorded his 10th multi-hit game of the year and is hitting .329 with five doubles, two home runs, 10 RBI and 12 runs scored over his last 21 games…Austin Jackson also had two singles yesterday. He is batting .333 with four doubles and six RBI in 2016 and now has seven multi-hit efforts.
Quote of the Day
White Sox vs. Royals (7:15 p.m. CT, CSN) in the second game of the series. Starting Pitchers: LHP Carlos Rodon (2-4, 4.47) for the Sox, RHP Yordano Ventura (4-3, 4.81) for K.C.
White Sox vs. Royals (1:15 p.m. CT, WGN) in the third game of the series. Starting Pitchers: RHP Mat Latos (6-1, 4.06) for the Sox, RHP Ian Kennedy (4-3, 3.38) for Kansas City.
White Sox vs. Royals (1:15 p.m. CT, CSN) in the finale of the four-game series. Starting Pitchers: LHP Chris Sale (9-1, 2.26) for the Sox, RHP Edinson Volquez (5-4, 3.67) for K.C.
Photo of the Day
Abreu is heating up. In the last two games against the Indians, he went 6 for 8 with a pair of doubles and a run scored.