MLB Game Preview - Chicago Sox at Kansas City
Sat Sep 5, 2020 7:05 PM EDT

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Chicago Sox (8-8) at Kansas City (7-10)

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Team Record Comparison

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

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

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

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Kansas City
Earned Run Average 4.39 3.95
WHIP Ratio 1.363 1.318
Batting Average Against 0.251 0.246
On Base Percentage Against .332 .324
Slugging Percentage 0.402 0.404
Shutouts 2 0
Runs Allowed 75 79
Doubles Allowed 24 18
Triples Allowed 1 1
Home Runs Allowed 20 23
Total Bases 229 228
Walks Allowed 61 56
Strikeouts Pitched 152 146
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 2/5 1/2
Double Plays Fielded 55 52
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.658 1.519
Errors 6 17

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Jakob Junis - KC
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-0 9 11 4 4 4.00 1.667
vs. Opp 0-0 4.1 6 2 2 4.15 1.846

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

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
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

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: