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Topeka Capital-Journal Apr 21, 2016

Royals tame Tigers behind Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer's defense

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Royals don’t have many big innings. They’re just not that built that way offensively. On defense, however, the Royals can play with anyone. And on most nights, they can outplay anyone. Thursday’s series finale against Detroit was another prime example of that. The Royals had a big inning in the fourth but won 4-0 at Kauffman Stadium not on the strength of their offense but by the strength of their defense. More specifically, Alex Gordon and Eric Hosmer’s defense. read more

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