Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium - Kansas City, MO
Regular Season
4
L Loss
Bruce Rondón B. Rondón L (1-1)
Final
5
W Win
Kevin McCarthy K. McCarthy W (2-0)
Ned Yost after Cheslor Cuthbert’s two-homer game: ‘He needed it’
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
CWS 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 4 10 0
KC 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 X 5 12 0
Chicago Chicago Kansas City Kansas City
Chicago
Chicago White Sox
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Moncada 2B 5 0 2 0 0 2 1 .267
Sánchez 3B 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .263
Abreu 1B 3 2 0 0 1 1 2 .263
Delmonico LF 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .254
Davidson DH 3 0 1 0 2 1 2 .253
a- Engel PR-DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .159
Palka RF 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 .400
b- Thompson PH-RF 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .139
Anderson SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .267
García CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .263
Narváez C 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .189
Totals 36 4 10 4 5 6 19 -
a-ran for Davidson in 9th. b-walked for Palka in 6th.

Batting

2B: Delmonico 2 (3); Palka (2)
3B: Palka (1); García (2)
TB: Palka 5; García 4; Delmonico 4; Moncada 2; Davidson; Narváez
RBI: Palka 2 (6); García (7); Delmonico (6)
2-Out RBI: García; Delmonico
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: García; Sánchez; Thompson; Anderson; Narváez; Delmonico
GIDP: Anderson
Team RISP: 3-for-13
Team LOB: 11

Baserunning

SB: Abreu (1, 2nd base off Flynn/Butera)

Fielding

DP: 2 (Moncada-Anderson-Abreu; Anderson-Moncada-Abreu)
PB: Narváez (3)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield 2B 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 .250
Moustakas 3B 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .302
Pérez DH 5 1 2 0 0 2 3 .267
Soler RF 4 1 2 0 0 2 1 .307
Cuthbert 1B 4 2 2 4 0 0 1 .224
Duda 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213
Jay CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
Gordon LF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .265
Escobar SS 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .204
Goins SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
Butera C 2 0 0 0 2 1 3 .163
Totals 33 5 12 5 4 7 18 -

Batting

2B: Escobar (6)
HR: Cuthbert 2 (2, 4th inning off Santiago, 0 on, 1 out, 5th inning off Volstad, 2 on, 2 out)
TB: Cuthbert 8; Escobar 2; Moustakas 2; Perez 2; Soler 2; Merrifield 2; Gordon
RBI: Cuthbert 4 (6); Merrifield (8)
2-Out RBI: Cuthbert 3
Game-winning RBI: Merrifield
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gordon 2; Butera 2; Perez 2; Merrifield
GIDP: Moustakas; Merrifield
SAC: Escobar
Team RISP: 3-for-13
Team LOB: 10

Baserunning

SB: Merrifield (4, 2nd base off Rondón/Narváez)

Fielding

DP: (Moustakas-Cuthbert)
Chicago
Chicago White Sox
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Santiago 4.2 5 2 2 3 5 1 3.48
Volstad 1.2 6 2 2 1 0 1 4.61
Avilán 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.15
Rondón L (1-1) 1.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 5.59
Totals 8.0 12 5 4 4 7 2 -

Pitching

WP: Volstad (1)
HBP: Escobar (by Rondón)
Pitches-Strikes: Santiago 86-57; Volstad 41-26; Avilán 10-6; Rondón 14-10
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Santiago 4-5; Volstad 6-2; Avilán 1-0; Rondón 2-0
Batters Faced: Santiago 21; Volstad 11; Avilán 2; Rondón 5
Inherited Runners-Scored: Volstad 1-1; Avilán 3-0
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kennedy 5.0 5 2 2 2 6 0 3.48
Flynn BS (1) 1.2 2 2 2 2 0 0 3.86
McCarthy W (2-0) 1.1 2 0 0 1 0 0 3.52
Boyer S (1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 15.00
Totals 9.0 10 4 4 5 6 0 -

Pitching

HBP: Abreu (by Flynn)
Pitches-Strikes: Kennedy 97-66; Flynn 42-20; McCarthy 31-23; Boyer 14-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Kennedy 3-7; Flynn 3-1; McCarthy 3-1; Boyer 3-0
Batters Faced: Kennedy 22; Flynn 9; McCarthy 7; Boyer 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: McCarthy 1-0

Game Info

Chicago White Sox @ Kansas City Royals: Apr 29, 2018

Venue: Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 23,892
Duration: 3:19
Weather: 69 degrees, Mildly Cloudy
Wind: 15 MPH Right to Left
Umpires: HP: Jordan Baker. 1B: Jerry Layne. 2B: Greg Gibson. 3B: Vic Carapazza.

CWS wins Series 3-2

Gm 1: Thu, 4/26 Final
CWS 6
KC 3
Gm 2: Fri, 4/27 Final
CWS 7
KC 4
Gm 3: Sat, 4/28 Final
CWS 8
KC 0
Gm 4: Sat, 4/28 Final
CWS 2
KC 5
Gm 5: Sun, 4/29 Final
CWS 4
KC 5