The Kansas City Royals finished up a home stand with a midweek series against the Chicago White Sox. When the series began on Tuesday night the Royals and their central division rival were tied for 3rd place. When the first game ended in extra innings it was the White Sox coming away with a 7-5 win in 10 innings.
The Kansas City Royals remain as hot as the weather as they finished a 3-game sweep of the first place Cleveland Indians after a 9-4 win on Wednesday night.
With a game time temperature of 97 degrees the Royals bats were as hot as ever from the first pitch. In the 1st inning the Royals Eric Hosmer put the team on the board with a RBI double only to be followed by Lorenzo Cain's RBI double giving them a 2-0 lead.
The Royals cooled Cleveland's bats thanks to Ian Kennedy who currently holds the 4th best ERA at home in all of Major League Baseball.
Kansas City Royals baseball fans poured into Kaufman Stadium on Tuesday night hoping to see the home team score more runs than T-shirts the fans were being handed at the gate. On the first T-shirt Tuesday night of the 2016 season where the first 20,000 fans get a T-shirt, a crowd of 33, 729 indeed see the Royals score a run but also saw them get a W with a come from behind 7-6 win over the Washington Nationals.