View Mobile Site

Guthrie snaps winless streak in Royals' 7-2 win


Kansas City Royals' Nori Aoki, right, scores on an one-run single hit by Eric Hosmer as Chicago White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers waits for the ball during the first inning of a game in Chicago on Friday.

View Larger

CHICAGO — Jeremy Guthrie was pleased with the way he was pitching over the previous two months. He just didn't have anything to show for it.

He wasn't happy with much of his performance Friday night, but it was good enough to snap an 11-game winless streak.

Lorenzo Cain had a two-run double to highlight a five-run first inning, Guthrie pitched into the sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to five games with a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox.

"Baseball is a very funny game," Guthrie said. "This is a very ironic ...

** Subscribers Log in to read this full article.

In order to view premium content, you must purchase a subscription.

Thank you for showing so much interest in our site! Our policies allow 10 free article views each month. To access additional articles including the E-Tribune, please subscribe. Already a print or online subscriber? Just log on to access additional content.

A subscription is required before viewing this article and other premium content.

Already a registered member and have a subscription?

If you have already purchased a subscription, please log in to view the full article.

Are you registered, but do not have a subscription?

If you are a registed user and would like to purchase a subscription, log in to view a list of available subscriptions.

Interested in becoming a registered member and purchasing a subscription?

Join our community today by registering for a FREE account. Once you have registered for a FREE account, click SUBSCRIBE NOW to purchase access to premium content.

Membership Benefits

  • Instant access to creating Blogs, Photo Albums, and Event listings.
  • Email alerts with the latest news.
  • Access to commenting on articles.

Please wait ...