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Yankees Beat Royals For Whitley’s First Major League Win

Associated Press - June 7, 2014 2:09 am

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna struck out three in a scoreless ninth inning a day after saying he was dealing with anxiety issues, and Toronto avoided a sweep by beating the Kansas City Royals 8-2 Sunday.

(Kansas City, MO) — Brian McCann hit a bases clearing double in the third to lift the Yankees to a 4-2 win over the Royals in Kansas City Friday night.

Chase Whitley picked up his first career win after tossing seven innings of two run ball. David Robertson earned his 14th save for New York, which has won two straight.

Jeremy Guthrie allowed four runs in seven innings for the loss. Alex Gordon went 2 for 3 with two runs for Kansas City.