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The Kansas City Royals, aided by a pair of Ryan Raburn errors, scored a run in the 10th inning Sunday and edged the Detroit Tigers 3-2. Josh Anderson led off the 10th with a single and David DeJesus got to first on an error by Raburn.
Willie Bloomquist drove in two runs and Alex Gordon hit a solo homer Thursday, pacing a 5-4 Kansas City win over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler added an RBI for the Royals, who handed the Twins their ninth defeat in 12 games. Gil Meche (5-9), in his first appearance since recently coming off the disabled list, got the win, allowing four runs and seven hits in five innings.
Billy Butler's two-run homer ignited a five-run first inning Thursday and the Kansas City Royals went on to defeat Seattle 8-2. The Royals ended a three-game losing streak, batting around in the first inning off Jason Vargas (3-6). David DeJesus walked on four pitches to open the first and was erased at second on a fielder's choice grounder by Willie Bloomquist.
John Buck's RBI single in the 11th inning Tuesday gave the Kansas City Royals a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles. Jamey Wright (1-3) earned the win with two perfect innings.
Mike Jacobs homered off Detroit reliever Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning Monday to give the Kansas City Royals a 4-3 win over the Tigers. Willie Bloomquist was 3-for-4 with a home run and a two-run triple for the Royals, who have three straight wins.
Willie Bloomquist had three hits and three RBI Saturday, boosting the Kansas City Royals to a 7-4 inter-league win over the Cincinnati Reds. Bloomquist hit a two-run single in the bottom of the second inning and an RBI single in the sixth. Billy Butler also had three hits with two RBI, Mark Teahen hit a third-inning solo homer, David DeJesus had one RBI and Alberto Callaspo had a run and two hits for the Royals, who have won three of four. Winner Kyle Davies (3-6) surrendered three runs, two...
Kansas City Royals Manager Trey Hillman has been suspended for one game following his ejection from a game this week.
Mike Jacobs sent Kansas City ahead with an RBI single in the seventh inning and the Royals hung on Sunday to top the St.
Mike Jacobs and Mark Teahen had back-to-back homers in a four-run ninth Tuesday to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 6-5 win over Cleveland. Cleveland closer Kerry Wood (1-2) had a three-run lead in the ninth. But Jacobs and Teahen cut the margin to one.
Mitch Maier scampered home from third on John Buck's two-out single to left Tuesday, lifting Kansas City to an 8-7 win over the Chicago White Sox. Maier had gotten on board with a one-out walk. Willie Bloomquist followed with a single and stole second.
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