Both the White Sox and the Royals are looking to get to the top of the AL Central, and the Royals will look to offseason acquisition Mike Minor to get a win on Sunday. Minor had a rough start to begin the 2021 season, giving up four runs in six innings against the Rangers, but he has shown the ability to be reliable — he made the 2019 American League All-Star team and has a 3.13 strikeout to walk rate.
Kansas City Royals (3-3) vs. Chicago White Sox (4-4) Chicago; Sunday, 2:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Royals: Mike Minor (1-0, 6.00 ERA) White Sox: Dylan Cease (0-0, 5.79 ERA) LINE: White Sox favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Kansas City Royals play the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. The White Sox went 25-15 in division games in 2020.
We were all looking forward to the first Saturday home game for the Chicago White Sox and riding the momentum from a complete game shutout against the Kansas City Royals, but today’s 1:10 p.m. CT game has been postponed to May 14. The rescheduled game will be the first of a split doubleheader, with the opener at 1:00 p.m.