MLB Game Preview - Chicago Sox at Kansas City
Fri Sep 4, 2020 8:05 PM EDT

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Chicago Sox (7-4) at Kansas City (3-9)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Chicago Sox 2ndAL Central 2.0 7-4 6-2 W6 7-3
Kansas City 5thAL Central 6.5 3-9 0-3 L5 2-8

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Kansas City
Batting Average .284 .239
On Base Percentage .344 .280
Slugging Percentage 0.454 0.388
Runs Scored 59 44
Doubles 20 24
Triples 0 1
Home Runs 16 12
Total Bases 182 161
Walks 33 19
Strikeouts 104 105
Stolen Bases / Attempts 4/4 5/9
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.55 1.20
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 23.4 23.4

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Kansas City
Earned Run Average 4.73 4.37
WHIP Ratio 1.330 1.408
Batting Average Against 0.258 0.256
On Base Percentage Against .324 .341
Slugging Percentage 0.418 0.435
Shutouts 1 0
Runs Allowed 51 61
Doubles Allowed 18 15
Triples Allowed 0 1
Home Runs Allowed 14 18
Total Bases 157 172
Walks Allowed 32 44
Strikeouts Pitched 96 97
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 2/4 0/1
Double Plays Fielded 36 40
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.500 1.500
Errors 3 14

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Dylan Cease - CHW
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 1-1 8.1 12 1 5 6.48 1.560
vs. Opp 1-0 6 5 1 4 3.00 1.000
Brad Keller - KC
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0.0 0 0 0 0 - -
vs. Opp Has not pitched vs. Chicago Sox

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Chicago Sox AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
L. Robert 40 14 8 2 6 4 .350 .550 .422
J. Abreu 45 14 8 2 7 0 .311 .511 .340
L. Garcia 34 12 4 2 5 0 .353 .529 .389
Kansas City AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
W. Merrifield 42 12 8 3 9 0 .286 .548 .318
J. Soler 36 10 3 1 3 0 .278 .417 .372
A. Mondesi 37 13 5 0 1 1 .351 .486 .368

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

Kansas City
Foster Griffin SP:
Randy Rosario RP:
Jesse Hahn SP: