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James Shields allowed three hits in seven scoreless innings and was part of a combined four-hit shutout in Kansas City's 3-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night to give the Royals a sweep of a day-night doubleheader.Share Tweet
Duffy outduels Verlander as Royals hold onESPN.com Aug 16, 2013Danny Duffy took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and beat Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on a combined two-hitter Friday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader.Share Tweet
Royals set to put Maxwell on bereavement leaveMLB.com Aug 16, 2013Justin Maxwell was scheduled to go on bereavement leave from the Royals after Friday's first game of the day-night doubleheader against the Tigers. Left-hander Will Smith has been recalled from Omaha and will be eligible for the Friday night half of the…Share Tweet