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