Originally written on Fox Sports Kansas City  |  Last updated 6/21/14
The Kansas City Royals are rather quickly defacing the 10-game winning streak they constructed through Wednesday. The Seattle Mariners have had something to do with it, and will now attempt to complete a three-game sweep and hand the Royals a fourth straight loss Sunday at Kauffman Stadium. Seattle (39-36) won 2-1 on Saturday after Dustin Ackley's single drove in Kyle Seager with two outs ninth inning, earning the Mariners a fifth win in seven games. "If you want to have a good winning season, you have to win games like this," said Ackley, whose team won in the ninth for the second straight game. Their pitching has made it easier to do so as they've allowed 15 runs in that time with the starting rotation posting a 1.76 ERA. Kansas City (39-35) managed just three hits and has totaled seven runs in three straight losses after averaging 6.9 per game on its run to a brief stay atop the AL Central. A pair of rookie pitchers will be facing off with Yordano Ventura trying to win his fourth...
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