Yankees Beat Royals For Whitley’s First Major League Win
Associated Press - June 7, 2014 2:09 am
Dustin Pedroia had four hits to extend his streak to 11 straight at-bats before bouncing into a double play with a chance to tie the major-league record and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Saturday night.
(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.