Latest Michael Kopech News

Dunning blanks old team, García 5 RBIs as Texas routs ChiSox

Aug. 06, 2022 23:33 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dane Dunning allowed one hit in seven dominant innings against his former team for his first win since April, and Adolis García drove in five runs as the Texas Rangers shut out the Chicago White Sox 8-0 on Saturday night. Chicago's lone hit against Dunning...

Cease pitches 6 strong innings, White Sox beat Rangers 2-1

Aug. 06, 2022 00:19 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dylan Cease pitched six strong innings following a relatively rough start, Eloy Jimenez hit a tiebreaking solo home run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Texas Rangers 2-1 on Friday night. The first start in August for Cease (12-4) resembled those of the...

Perez, Merrifield homer, Royals edge White Sox 2-1

Aug. 02, 2022 00:39 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield hit solo home runs, Daniel Lynch took a shutout into the sixth inning in his return from the injured list and the Kansas City Royals edged the Chicago White Sox 2-1 on Monday night for their second straight win. Perez launched a...

Jose Abreu, Eloy Jiménez homer; White Sox beat A's 4-1

Jul. 31, 2022 18:25 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — José Abreu and Eloy Jiménez homered, Dylan Cease threw six strong innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-1 on Sunday. Abreu and Leury García had two hits apiece for the White Sox, who have won 10 of 15 and returned to above .500. Chicago,...

Kopech stars as Chicago White Sox top Colorado Rockies 2-1

Jul. 27, 2022 00:30 AM EDT

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. Yasmani Grandal had three hits in Chicago's third straight win. Yoán Moncada doubled home Adam Engel in the seventh. ...

Freeland sparkles as Rockies top Brewers 2-0 to avoid sweep

Jul. 26, 2022 00:30 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kyle Freeland capitalized on a long break between starts to make some changes that helped him break out of his slump. Freeland pitched four-hit ball over seven innings, Daniel Bard worked his way out of a bases-loaded jam in the ninth and the Colorado Rockies...

Cease goes 6 scoreless innings, ChiSox beat Guardians 6-3

Jul. 24, 2022 16:52 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Dylan Cease threw six innings in his third straight scoreless start, Leury Garcia and AJ Pollock homered, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Cleveland Guardians 6-3 on Sunday to salvage a four-game split. Eloy Jiménez went deep in his second second straight game,...

Judge, Yanks on top as baseball returns from All-Star break

Jul. 20, 2022 13:46 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees, Mookie Betts and the Los Angeles Dodgers, Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros — they're all just looking for more of the same. The Atlanta Braves' title defense is rolling along, and Julio Rodríguez and the Seattle Mariners are looking to...

White Sox get HRs from Anderson, Engel in 6-2 win over Twins

Jul. 16, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Chicago White Sox are playing more like the defending division champions these days, and winning the first two games of this critical series at first-place Minnesota is another sign. Tim Anderson hit the go-ahead home run in the fourth inning and Adam Engel...

White Sox rout Twins 12-2, extend win streak to three games

Jul. 15, 2022 00:11 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Luis Robert hit his first grand slam, Johnny Cueto pitched six strong innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 12-2 Thursday night to extend their winning streak to three games. Robert’s 452-foot blast to the second deck in left field gave the...