Squeezing By

Royals 7, Orioles 5 : Squeezing By – Bubba Starling & Hunter Dozier both homer & the Royals use 3 bunts to load the bases & take the lead in the 8th, beat the O’s to even the series. Starling connects (#3) off of Orioles starter Dylan Bundy in the 2nd, but Anthony Santander homers (#15) off of Royals starter Jorge Lopez in the 4th to tie it. K.C. scores 3 times in the 4th to take the lead back against Bundy, but Anthony Santander drills a 3-run shot (#16) off of reliever Tim Hill to put the O’s ahead & become the youngest Orioles player since Eddie Murray (24) in 1979 to homer from both sides of the plate in the same game. Dozier homers (#24) off of reliever Hunter Harvey in the 7th & Kansas City bunts 3 times to load the bases in the 8th & take the lead on a sac fly by Whit Merrifield. Ian Kennedy closes it out in the 9th.
Baltimore is now 6-12 in their last 18 games. Game 3 is today.
Bal (45-90) K.C. (48-89)
WP : Barlow (3-3)
LP : Fry (1-6)
S : Kennedy (24).
GO O’S!!