May 20, 1985 Game 458: Royals (21-14) at Rangers (14-21)

Hal McRae led the Royals offense in today's 8-5 win over the Rangers.  McRae was 3-4 with 3 RBI.  His single in the 1st drove in 2 and gave the Royals a 4-0 lead.  He would also double home a run in the 5th to make it 7-1.

The Royals looked in control with a 7-1 lead, but in the bottom of the 5th the Rangers would string together 5 hits for 4 runs.and bring them within 2.  But it wasn't enough as the Royals would shut them down the rest of the game.

Mark Gubicza is the winner.  He is now (3-3) and Burt Hooton is the loser.  He is now (1-3).  Dan Quisenberry gets his 10th Save.  The Royals have now won 10 straight.

The Final Score 8-5 Royals