Yankees rally to beat Royals
Yankees fall to .500
Red Sox power their way to a win in Kansas City
Jon Lester curbed the Kansas City Royals on three hits for six-plus innings and Jason Varitek tripled for the first time in more than four years as the Boston Red Sox won 6-1 on Sunday.
The Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 9-4 on Saturday night, depriving Tim Wakefield of his 200th victory.
Dustin Pedroia drove in three runs with a pair of well-timed singles, Josh Beckett survived a shaky start to go seven innings and the Boston Red Sox got back on the winning track with a 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals.
Alex Gordon hit a three-run home run,
Billy Butler added a contested solo shot and the Kansas City Royals
survived a harrowing ninth inning to beat the New York Yankees 5-4
Wednesday night and avoid a three-game sweep.
Hochevar cools Red Sox bats
Royals again fail to hold early lead
Red Sox batter Kansas City pitching