9:36 PM EDT, Wed May 06, 2015
Topeka Capital-Journal 22 hours ago

Eric Hosmer homer, Jason Vargas pitching sends Kansas City Royals past Cleveland Indians, 5-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer, Jason Vargas shut down the Indians for the second straight start, and the Kansas City Royals went on to beat Cleveland 5-3 on Tuesday night. Hosmer also had an RBI triple in the eighth inning, and Alex Gordon drove in another run for the Royals, who bounced back nicely after losing two straight to Detroit over the weekend. Vargas (3-1) only allowed two hits, one a two-run shot by Michael Brantley, over six stingy innings. He struck out five while walking two and was rarely in trouble. read more
Twinkie Town Apr 21, 2015

Recap: Shaky Pitching and Offense Collects Just Five Hits In Loss, Twins 1, Royals 7

Five players go hitless and erratic pitching were the problems tonight. After winning four of their last six, the Twins offense could not generate much of anything against Kansas City tonight. Although the Twins have been winners in the last week, their offense has scored three runs or less in that span too. Minnesota scored the games first run after a throwing error by Eric Hosmer. But unless your name was the Trevor Plouffe the offense had just three hits and five players went hitless. Plouffe went 2-4 and has collected six hits in his last nine at bats since the walkoff homerun after...

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