Royals third. Hanser Alberto singles to shallow left field. Nicky Lopez triples to left field.
Jakob Junis ran his consecutive scoreless streak to 14 innings as the Royals staked him to a seven-run lead Thursday night, and a shaky Kansas City bullpen held on after giving most of it back for a 7-5 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. Junis (1-0) was charged with two runs on five hits and a walk while pitching into the sixth, but both runs scored with reliever Jake Newberry on the mound.
Willi Castro smacks an RBI double down the right-field line, scoring Jeimer Candelario who hustles home from first in the top of the 4th