Kopech stars as White Sox high Colorado Rockies
DENVER (AP) — Michael Kopech pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, and the Chicago White Sox topped the Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Tuesday night time.
Yasmani Grandal had three hits within the Sox’ third straight win. Yoán Moncada doubled house Adam Engel within the seventh.
All-Star nearer Liam Hendriks labored a rocky ninth for his nineteenth save, surrendering Ryan McMahon’s leadoff homer. Pinch-hitter Elias Díaz walked with two out, however Hendriks received Charlie Blackmon to bounce to shortstop.
Hendriks has allowed not less than one run in every of his final three outings.
Colorado wasted a stellar efficiency by Germán Márquez (6-8), who permitted one run and 7 hits in six innings. The right-hander has allowed 5 earned runs over his final 19 2/3 innings.
Kopech (4-6) labored out of jams within the second and fifth and departed after permitting six hits in 5 1/3 innings. Jimmy Lambert received two outs, and Joe Kelly labored the seventh. Kendall Graveman pitched the eighth earlier than Hendriks got here in.