Originally written on Fox Sports Kansas City  |  Last updated 7/21/13
After entering the All-Star break on a low note, the Kansas City Royals are likely feeling much better about themselves to start the season's second half.Back-to-back wins over the division-leading Detroit Tigers will do that for a team.Kansas City looks to complete the sweep on Sunday as it hosts Detroit.The Royals (45-49) had lost five in a row prior to the break while being outscored 30-12. One run was good enough for a victory in Friday's opener, then they tagged Justin Verlander for eight hits in 5 23 innings Saturday in a 6-5 victory, the team's fifth win in its last six games versus Detroit.Mike Moustakas was 3 for 4 with a go-ahead homer in the fifth inning off Verlander."There's a great pitcher on the mound and he doesn't make too many mistakes," said Moustakas, who entered in a 3-for-20 slump. "I got a pitch I could handle and didn't miss it."Another victory would give the Royals their first three-game sweep of a team with a record over .500 while bringing them within five...
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