Found June 06, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
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With scoreless outings in four of six starts, Kansas City starter Felipe Paulino is turning in the best stretch of his career. The journeyman brings a 19-inning home scoreless inning streak into Wednesday night's finale of a three-game set between the Royals and Minnesota Twins. After missing the first month of the season due to forearm tightness, Paulino (3-1, 1.70 ERA) made his season debut May 5 and threw six scoreless innings in a 5-1 victory over the Yankees. Strong outings such as that have since become the norm for the right-hander, who yielded three hits over six innings of Friday's 2-0 victory over Oakland. He has yet to allow a run at Kauffman Stadium this season, striking out 20 in 19 innings. "I expect this. I always expect the best I can do," Paulino told the Royals' official website. "I'm a guy who puts everything into the game." Paulino is 1-1 with a 4.85 ERA in two career starts against Minnesota (21-34) - both last year. ...
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