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Royals Gameday: Royals Beat Cleveland 5-2 Saturday Afternoon

Duffy v. Tomlin Sunday Afternoon

Royals Coverage
April 30, 2017 - 10:15 am

The Royals made it 2 in a row with a 5-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday Afternoon.  Jason Vargas went 5.2 innings and got the win.  Mike Moustakas added his 13th home run of the season.  The game started off with some fireworks as Ned Yost and Eric Hosmer were ejected in the first inning.

The Royals go for the sweep tomorrow at 12:10 on 610 Sports Radio with Danny Duffy on the mound.

Game highlights:

Winning pitcher:  Jason Vargas 6-3 2.39 ERA

Save: Kelvin Herrera (11) 3.86 ERA

Losing pitcher: Danny Salazar 3-5 5.50 ERA


Starting pitchers for a 12:10 start Sunday afternoon:

Danny Duffy 4-3 2.92 ERA


Josh Tomlin 2-6 6.70 ERA


Royals: 21-27 5th in AL Central

Indians 24-23 2nd in AL Central




This week's results:

Monday: New York Yankees 4 Kansas City Royals 2

Tuesday: Kansas City Royals 6 New York Yankees 2

Wednesday:  New York Yankees 3 Kansas City Royals 0

Thursday: Postponed v. Yankees

Friday:  Kansas City Royals 6 Cleveland Indians 4

Saturday: Kansas City Royals 5 Cleveland Indians 2 

Sunday: Danny Duffy 4-3 2.92 ERA v. Josh Tomlin 2-6 6.70 ERA

Monday: Jason Hammel 1-6 5.98 ERA v. Daniel Norris 2-3 4.38 ERA

Royals interviews from the week:

One of our Royals insiders Jeffrey Flanagan joins The Dayshift each Thursday:

05/25 - Jeffrey Flanagan

Danny Duffy joins Fescoe In the Morning every Thursday.  Here is this week's conversation:

Danny Duffy Interview

Ned Yost joins Fescoe In The Morning each Wednesday.  Here is this week's conversation:

Ned Yost Interview

Royals broadcaster the Hall Of Famer Denny Matthews joins The Drive each Monday.  Here is Monday's conversation:

05/22 3pm - Denny Matthews, Yankees Rivalry, 3 Strikes, Bad Contracts.mp3

Vern has his new Vern's Weekly Report Card out for this week on the Royals MVP race and it's released every Monday.  Here is this weeks:

Josh Vernier in on vacation so Josh Klingler has you set for the Sun Fresh On Deck Show Saturday at 11.  Catch the Country Mart Call In Show after game:   Listen:  HERE

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