lead the Royals.
The Mariners began their week with a 20-1 rout of the Rockies, with
Amaral getting the pitching win on two hits and seven strikeouts. Johnny
McCarty closed out the game, allowing just two hits with four strikeouts.
Offensively, Eberts and Franco Duarte each had three hits.
Nick Duchene, Anthony Lee, Wesley Graves, and Kyle Boswell each had a hit
for the Rockies.
In other games:
Pirates 10, Angels 4
The Pirate pitching tandem of Chris Poulsen and Mark Miller keyed the
victory, with Poulsen allowing no hits while striking out seven, and
Miller also struck out seven and allowed two hits in relief of Poulsen.
Poulsen and Miller also helped out on offense with two hits apiece, Sean
McEachin went 3 for 3, and Victor Huizar, Chris Czernachowski, and Nick
Ross each had key hits during a six run fifth inning by the Pirates.
Matt Bublitz went 2 for 2 to lead the Angels.
Yankees 10, Rockies 2
Kyle Hammontree's double began a five run first inning for the Yankees,
who received two hits from Derek Bauermeister, Garrett Heckel, and
Anthony Paterno. Hammontree also pitched four inning, striking out eight
to go with four hits, and Craig Spreeman finished off the Rockies by
allowing one hit while striking out three.