Jakob Junis pitches another gem as Royals hold on for a 1-0 win

The Kansas City Star
Jakob Junis pitches another gem as Royals hold on for a 1-0 win
Jakob Junis pitches another gem as Royals hold on for a 1-0 win

Royals starting pitcher Jakob Junis and Indians starter Adam Plutko held the opposing offenses almost entirely silent, but Hunter Dozier's 15th home run of the season — a solo shot in the first inning that kept carrying into the right-field stands — provided all the offense required to decide the ballgame. Junis and the bullpen contingent of Scott Barlow, Jake Diekman and Ian Kennedy kept the Cleveland Indians out of the scoring column as the Royals picked up a 1-0 win in front on an announced 31,958 at Progressive Field for the second game of a three-game series. “Pitching on both sides was tremendous,” Royals manager Ned Yost said. “It was just an old-fashioned good — if you like that type

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