August 12th, 2017
Written by Greg Rahe
The Kansas City Royals ended a 5 game losing skid with a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox Saturday night. Melky Cabrera hit a 2 run home run in the 8th giving the Royals the lead for good.
Eric Hosmer hit a home run in the 1st inning.
Alcides Escobar tripled in a run and Whit Merrifield singled in a run in the 2nd inning. The Royals and White Sox wrap up their 3 game series this afternoon. Jason Vargas makes the start for the Royals and Derek Holland makes the start for the White Sox. First pitch is set for 1:10p. Coverage on KVOE 1400AM/96.9FM begins at 12:30p.