Posted September 07, 2012 on AP on Fox
Lorenzo Cain hit two home runs, including a tie-breaking, two-run shot in the ninth inning, as the Kansas City Royals beats the Chicago White Sox 7-5 on Friday night. Salvador Perez also hit a two-run homer for the Royals, who won their sixth straight against the White Sox. Chicago hit three home runs: Alexei Ramirez hit a two-run shot and Dewayne Wise and A.J. Pierzynski hit solo shots homers. Kelvin Herrera (2-2) pitched out of a bases-loaded jam in the eighth inning for the Royals. Johnny Giavotella led off the ninth with a single off Addison Reed (3-2). Cain followed with a deep home run to left center, giving the Royals a 7-5 lead. His seventh home run of the season gave him his first career two-homer game. Greg Holland pitched the ninth for his 12th save in 14 chances. The White Sox left the bases loaded in the first and eighth innings. Herrera got Jose Lopez to pop out in the eighth. With Adam Dunn and Kevin Youkilis missing from the top of the order, the White Sox jum...
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