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W 7-1
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W 2-1
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Royals beat White Sox 2-1 with run in 9th

CHICAGO (AP) It took a hard slide for the Kansas City Royals to end their skid.

Mike Moustakas scored the tie-breaking run when he jarred the ball out of the catcher's glove in the ninth inning and the Royals beat the White Sox 2-1 Wednesday to take the three-game series.

Kansas City was victorious for the 12th time in their last 14 starts at U.S. Cellular Field. They also won consecutive games for the first time since July 2-4. They are 5-10 since then.

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Leaders
AVG: S. Perez.283
HR: M. Moustakas12
RBI: O. Infante48
SB: A. Escobar22
W: J. Shields9
ERA: J. Vargas3.31
Saves: G. Holland26
K: J. Shields120
AL Central
TeamWLPctGB
Detroit 5642.571-
Cleveland 5150.5056.5
Kansas City 5050.5007
Chi White Sox 4854.47110
Minnesota 4654.46011
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General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .264 (4)
Runs: 398 (20)
Hits: 911 (4)
Home Runs: 57 (30)
Stolen Bases: 83 (3)
OBP: .316 (15)
SLG: .376 (23)
Total Bases: 1295 (21)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.71 (12)
Runs Allowed: 397 (11)
Saves: 27 (12)
Strikeouts: 715 (27)
OpBA: .255 (18)
OBP: .318 (16)
SLG: .388 (15)
Run Support: 4.01 (16)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
7/16 L. Coleman Sent to Minors
7/16 J. Frasor Traded Texas (for RHP Spencer Patton)
7/16 J. Paredes Designated for Assignment
7/11 N. Aoki Recalled From Minors Rehab Assignment
7/11 N. Aoki Removed From 15-Day DL (Left groin strain)
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Injuries
Date Player Status
7/23 E. Hosmer Left game - bruised hand (day-to-day)
7/9 J. Vargas Appendectomy (on 15-day DL)
6/21 N. Aoki off 15-day DL
6/1 D. Valencia off 15-day DL
5/26 Y. Ventura Left game - elbow (day-to-day)
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