White Sox clip Royals

White Sox clip Royals

Scott Podsednik's run-scoring single in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted the Chicago White Sox past the Kansas City Royals 8-7 on Monday night.

Chicago cashed as -250 home favorites as the game played OVER the 9-run total set by sportsbooks.

A.J. Pierzynski was 2-for-4 with a two-run dinger for Chicago, while Scott Linebrink picked up the win in relief of starter Mark Buehrle for the White Sox.

Mike Jacobs smashed a pinch-hit, three-run jack for Kansas City, as Roman Colon took the loss after allowing the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth inning.