Robert, Lynn star as White Sox beat Royals 5-2 for series sweep
CHICAGO (AP) — Luis Robert Jr. homered, Lance Lynn pitched six effective innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Sunday for a three-game series sweep.
Romy González went 3 for 3 with two RBIs as Chicago won for the fifth time in six games. The White Sox also improved to 12-8 since an ugly 10-game slide.
Lynn (3-5) allowed two runs and four hits in his second straight win. The right-hander struck out six and walked two.
Michael Massey hit a two-run homer for Kansas City, which finished with four hits. The last-place Royals have dropped seven of nine.
Matt Carlson, The Associated Press