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Kansas City Royals (22-50)

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L 4-7
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vs. Tex
L 3-6
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Tex 4 - 1 KC
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Rangers extend winning streak to 4, beat Royals 4-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Cole Hamels allowed four hits over seven innings, Delino DeShields doubled home two runs and the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Tuesday night to extend their winning streak to a season-high four games.

The Royals have lost eight straight, matching their season high, and 14 of 15. They own a major league-worst 10-28 home record and their 22-51 overall mark is the worst in franchise history after 73 games.

Hamels (4-6) picked up his first win since May 22. The run off him in the fifth was unearned and he has yet to allow an earned run in 20 innings over three starts at Kauffman Stadium.

AVG: W. Merrifield.293
HR: M. Moustakas13
RBI: M. Moustakas47
SB: W. Merrifield15
W: J. Junis5
ERA: J. Junis4.43
Saves: B. Boyer1
K: J. Junis79
AL Central
Cleveland 3933.542-
Detroit 3637.4933.5
Minnesota 3137.4566
Chi White Sox 2448.33315
Kansas City 2250.30617
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .243 (17)
Runs: 265 (28)
Hits: 598 (14)
Home Runs: 60 (29)
Stolen Bases: 32 (17)
OBP: .305 (26)
SLG: .372 (28)
Total Bases: 916 (25)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 5.38 (30)
Runs Allowed: 404 (30)
Saves: 16 (24)
Strikeouts: 518 (30)
OpBA: .279 (29)
OBP: .343 (29)
SLG: .472 (30)
Run Support: 3.71 (28)
Date Player Transactions
6/19 H. Fillmyer Called Up from Minors
6/18 L. Duda Sent to Minors For Rehabilitation
6/17 S. Barlow Sent to Minors
6/17 R. Herrera Called Up from Minors
6/17 A. Mondesi Called Up from Minors
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Date Player Status
6/16 J. Soler Fractured left toe (on 10-day DL)
5/29 B. Boyer Right lower back strain (on 10-day DL)
5/26 E. Skoglund Sprained left UCL (on 60-day DL)
5/16 C. Cuthbert Lower back strain (on 10-day DL)
5/14 L. Duda Right foot plantar fasciitis (on 10-day DL)
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