Ventura pitched seven sharp innings in his first start since his fight with cheap Manny Machado jersey, and the Royals jerseys beat the Chicago White Sox jerseys 3 1 on Sunday for their second straight win following an eight game losing streak.
(I) was feeling what (I been working on all along, Ventura said, with catching coach Pedro Grifol serving as translator, is get the ball out of the glove quickly and get out in front. (5 4) struck out a season high 10 and walked one in his first win since May 17 against Boston, making the most of Kansas City run scoring singles in the first and second. cheap Salvador Perez jersey added a leadoff homer down the left field line in the ninth.
The 25 year old Ventura went 0 2 with a 6.17 ERA in his previous four starts.
we took him out of the game, I told him tomorrow his duty was to come in and watch every pitch of that ballgame because every pitch that he delivered for me was phenomenal, manager Ned Yost said.
Ventura was suspended nine games by Major League Baseball after he hit Machado in the back with a 99 mph fastball in the fifth inning of a 9 1 loss Tuesday, leading to a bench clearing fight. But the right hander appealed the punishment and is allowed to pitch until the process is complete.
me, I mean, he was totally judged guilty without even a trial, without hearing any of the evidence, Yost said. me, that wasn right, but it is what it is. Shuck struck out looking and Ventura got rookie cheap Tim Anderson jersey to bounce into a double play one of three on the day for Chicago. After cheap Jose Abreu jersey homered in the sixth, Ventura struck out cheap Melky Cabrera jersey and cheap Todd Frazier jersey to end the inning.
cheap Kelvin Herrera jersey worked the eighth and cheap Wade Davis jersey finished for his 17th save in 18 chances, helping Yost improve to 500 499 in seven years with Kansas City.
The White Sox jerseys lost for the 14th time in their last 18 games five of those defeats have come against the Royals jerseys.
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Royals jerseys: Perez was checked on by Yost and a trainer after the catcher fell awkwardly while chasing a wild pitch in the fourth inning. Perez stayed in after catching a warmup pitch from Ventura.
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