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A.J. Pierzynski #12 of the Chicago White Sox hits a three-run home run in the eighth inning during a game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on September 18, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Pierzynski Hits Two HRs, Sox End 7-Game Skid

A.J. Pierzynski homered twice among his four hits and drove in four runs as the Chicago White Sox snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 10-5 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.

09/18/2011

Matt Tranor #15 of the Kansas City Royals slides across the plate to score a run in the fourth inning on a hit by Eric Hosmer against the Chicago Cubs at Kauffman Stadium on June 26, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by G. Newman Lowrance/Getty Images)

Gordon, Hochevar Lead Royals Over Cubs 6-3

It was a bad time for the Cubs to face Kansas City right-hander Luke Hochevar. It was an afternoon start and Hochevar excels in day games. Hochevar won again under the sun and Alex Gordon extended his hitting streak to 13 games with an RBI double in a four-run first inning as the Royals beat Chicago 6-3 on Sunday.

06/26/2011