CHICAGO (AP) A share of the AL Central was up for grabs. The Kansas City Royals couldn't quite reach it.
It seems only appropriate the man who has taken the torch from Paul Konerko came through Saturday night after his predecessor was celebrated.
MILWAUKEE — The Oakland A’s were in free fall and Jeff Samardzija had just watched his seven shutout innings go to waste during a 2-1 loss to the White Sox.
Just in case you think all the attention he has been showered with has made him mushy, Paul Konerko intends to prove the competitor within is still strong.
Jose Quintana could have got out of Thursday’s game with a career high and a well deserved no decision.
But that just wouldn’t be his luck, would it now?