MLB Game Preview - Chicago Sox at Kansas City
Sat May 8, 2021 7:10 PM EDT

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Chicago Sox (5-5) at Kansas City (4-4)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
Chicago Sox 3rdAL Central 0.5 5-5 3-4 W1 5-5
Kansas City 4thAL Central 0.5 4-4 2-2 L1 4-4

Team Batting Comparison - 2021 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Kansas City
Batting Average
On Base Percentage 2.258 2.722
Slugging Percentage 9.999 9.999
Runs Scored 55 40
Doubles 14 8
Triples 0 1
Home Runs 12 9
Total Bases 130 102
Walks 54 30
Strikeouts 90 88
Stolen Bases / Attempts 0/0 0/0
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 2.59 1.45
Runners in Scoring Position Success %

Team Pitching Comparison - 2021 Regular Season

Chicago Sox Kansas City
Earned Run Average 3.71 4.94
WHIP Ratio 1.214 1.535
Batting Average Against
On Base Percentage Against 2.619 2.457
Slugging Percentage
Shutouts 2 1
Runs Allowed 43 44
Doubles Allowed 7 12
Triples Allowed 2 0
Home Runs Allowed 9 9
Total Bases 0 0
Walks Allowed 35 40
Strikeouts Pitched 109 76
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 0/0 0/0
Double Plays Fielded 17 29
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.492 2.048
Errors 9 7

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

Chicago Sox AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
Y. Mercedes 32 16 5 2 7 0 .500 .781 .556
A. Eaton 35 9 10 3 10 1 .257 .514 .350
L. Robert 40 10 4 1 4 1 .250 .425 .311
Kansas City AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
W. Merrifield 32 12 6 3 10 1 .375 .719 .405
M. Taylor 30 10 5 2 6 0 .333 .567 .375
S. Perez 31 9 6 2 5 0 .290 .516 .371

2021 Regular Season - Series Tied 1-1

Date Result Winner Loser
Thu Apr 8 KC 0 @ CHW 6 L. Lynn L. Robert
Sun Apr 11 KC 4 @ CHW 3 G. Holland L. Robert

Injury Report

Chicago Sox
Carlos Rodon SP,RP:
Billy Hamilton CF:
Adam Engel CF:
Kansas City
Jesse Hahn RP,SP:
Adalberto Mondesi SS:
Daniel Tillo SP: