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Chicago Falls 6-3 to Kansas City - Recap

Kansas City shook off a 12-strikeout performance by Lucas Giolito and still managed to post a 6-3 victory over the White Sox on Thursday at Guaranteed Rate Field.

The Royals were a +183 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Jorge Lopez earned the victory for the Royals, throwing 5.1 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 8 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Hunter Dozier in the win.

Chicago's starting pitcher Alex Colome worked 1 innings, giving up 0 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Yoan Moncada in a losing cause.

Chicago outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.

The game was closed out by Ian Kennedy who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 2 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.

Next game, Kansas City takes its act home to face Houston looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Seattle.