MLB Game Preview - Kansas City at Chicago Sox
Sat Aug 29, 2020 2:10 PM EDT

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1:05PM
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1:15PM
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1:15PM
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CHW
2:10PM
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4:10PM
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6:10PM
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6:10PM
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6:37PM
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7:05PM
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7:10PM
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7:10PM
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7:10PM
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7:30PM
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8:10PM
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8:10PM
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9:40PM
Kansas City (7-10) at Chicago Sox (8-8)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Kansas City 5thAL Central 3.5 7-10 3-6 W4 4-6
Chicago Sox 4thAL Central 2.0 8-8 2-6 L2 6-4

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Kansas City Chicago Sox
Batting Average .258 .260
On Base Percentage .307 .320
Slugging Percentage 0.436 0.415
Runs Scored 74 70
Doubles 37 26
Triples 2 1
Home Runs 21 21
Total Bases 254 244
Walks 36 46
Strikeouts 141 163
Stolen Bases / Attempts 12/19 4/5
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.20 1.52
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 25.4 20.6

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Kansas City Chicago Sox
Earned Run Average 3.95 4.41
WHIP Ratio 1.318 1.362
Batting Average Against 0.246 0.250
On Base Percentage Against .324 .331
Slugging Percentage 0.404 0.401
Shutouts 0 2
Runs Allowed 79 75
Doubles Allowed 18 24
Triples Allowed 1 1
Home Runs Allowed 23 20
Total Bases 228 228
Walks Allowed 56 61
Strikeouts Pitched 146 151
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 1/2 2/5
Double Plays Fielded 52 55
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.519 1.649
Errors 17 6

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Kris Bubic - KC
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-2 10 7 3 9 3.60 1.000
vs. Opp 0-1 4 3 1 3 4.50 1.000
Gio Gonzalez - CHW
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-1 11.2 20 7 12 7.71 2.314
vs. Opp 0-0 3.2 5 3 6 0.00 2.182

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Kansas City AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
S. Perez 41 17 4 1 5 0 .415 .585 .419
J. Soler 37 11 5 3 7 0 .297 .541 .372
R. McBroom 17 6 3 2 2 0 .353 .824 .421
Chicago Sox AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
Y. Moncada 42 12 6 2 2 0 .286 .476 .362
L. Garcia 33 11 3 1 4 0 .333 .455 .371
L. Robert 40 11 7 1 2 3 .275 .425 .356

2020 Regular Season - Chicago Sox Leads Series 3-0

Date Result Winner Loser
Fri Jul 31 CHW 3 @ KC 2 D. Keuchel K. Bubic
Sat Aug 1 CHW 11 @ KC 5 M. Foster R. Bolanos
Sun Aug 2 CHW 9 @ KC 2 D. Cease S. Barlow

Injury Report

Chicago Sox
Aaron Bummer RP:
Edwin Encarnacion 1B:
Carlos Rodon SP: