Moss slam leads Royals past Chicago

The Chicago White Sox have enjoyed a little surge where both the arms and bats have been productive.

Following a three-game series in Toronto from April 2-4, the White Sox celebrate their home opener at Guaranteed Rate Field on Thursday, April 5 vs. Detroit.

Abreu connected for two home runs a day after hitting for the cycle and Fulmer earned his first major league win as a starter as the White Sox beat the San Francisco Giants 8-1 on Sunday in an interleague matchup of last-place teams.

It was Moss's fourth career grand slam. The road Interleague schedule will take the Royals to Milwaukee (June 26-27), Pittsburgh (September 17-19) and Cincinnati (September 25-26), marking their fourth trips to Miller Park (also in 2001, '07 and '15), PNC Park (also, 2001, '09 and '12) and the Great American Ball Park (also, 2006, '10 and '15) in franchise history.

"In the specific cases of Abreu and Avi, with both of them on pace for free agency after the 2019 season we do not currently have control over either during a significant portion of the time that we expect to contend, " Hahn said. The White Sox pounded out 13 hits with Tim Anderson, Rob Brantly and Yolmer Sanchez drove in runs while Nicky Delmonico went 2-3 and scored twice. In a game it can play on for the younger players and even veterans.

The 2018 schedule is tentative and subject to change. In 2012, the Angels drafted Morin, who appeared in 10 games this year, posting a 6.91 ERA. The early start to the season is because Major League Baseball added four more off-days to the schedule. "He could be good to go tomorrow", Bochy said. Maeda has a strikeout-to-walk ratio of 46-7 since Aug. 1. Hammel lasted just three and a third innings, coughing up five runs, walking two and striking out seven.

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