A five-run attack in the eighth inning
helped the Kansas City Royals beat the Los Angeles Angels last
Alex Gordon, John Buck and Billy Butler all homered for the
Royals as they defeated the A-L West Division leaders for the
second straight night.
Gil Meche (5-6) picked up the win, allowing three earned runs on
seven hits in six innings while striking out six.
The Royals plan to send Jorge De La Rosa (4-9) to the mound as
the series concludes this afternoon. The Angels plan to go with
Jered Weaver (6-3) or Joe Saunders (3-0).