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White Sox lose challenge on stolen base in ninth

Call stands after replay, allowing tying run to remain on second base
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KANSAS CITY -- The White Sox lost a challenge in the ninth inning of their 7-6 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

Manager Robin Ventura, looking to get the game's final out on a reversal, challenged second-base umpire Eric Cooper's ruling of a successful stolen base by Royals pinch-runner Jarrod Dyson with two outs.

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KANSAS CITY -- The White Sox lost a challenge in the ninth inning of their 7-6 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

Manager Robin Ventura, looking to get the game's final out on a reversal, challenged second-base umpire Eric Cooper's ruling of a successful stolen base by Royals pinch-runner Jarrod Dyson with two outs.

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Officials in New York ruled that Cooper's call stood.

After the review, Ronald Belisario struck out Lorenzo Cain to secure the White Sox win.

Jackson Alexander is an associate reporter for MLB.com.

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