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Royals sweep doubleheader from Red Sox

Royals sweep doubleheader from Red Sox

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Apr 21, 2013
Lorenzo Cain walked with two outs and the bases loaded in the 10th inning to give Kansas City a 5-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday and complete the Royals' sweep of a day-night doubleheader.
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  • Walk in 10th gives KC rare twin-bill sweep of Sox

    Walk in 10th gives KC rare twin-bill sweep of Sox

    MLB.com Apr 21, 2013
    Alex Gordon belted one of the Royals' three home runs and finished a triple shy of the cycle, but Lorenzo Cain walked with the bases loaded in the 10th to give the Royals a 5-4 win in Sunday's nightcap of a twin bill at Fenway Park.
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  • David Ortiz’s heartfelt and colorful speech inspires new t-shir…

    David Ortiz’s heartfelt and colorful speech inspires new t-shirt

    yahoo.com Apr 21, 2013
    That didn't take long. At all. Less than 24 hours after David Ortiz's heartfelt, colorful and FCC approved speech was delivered to the crowd at Fenway Park prior to the Red Sox emotional and exhilarating 4-3 victory over the Royals on Saturday afternoon…
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  • Video - Royals Snap Red Sox Streak 00:32

    Royals Snap Red Sox Streak

    Apr 21
    The Royals beat the Red Sox 4-2 to snap Boston's seven-game winning streak.
  • Video - Royals Sweep Red Sox In Doubleheader 00:31

    Royals Sweep Red Sox In Doubleheader

    Apr 21
    Lorenzo Cain drew a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning to help the Royals beat the Red Sox 5-4.

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    Apr 21
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    Apr 21
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    Apr 21
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