Originally written on Fox Sports Kansas City  |  Last updated 6/2/14
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Ervin Santana is pitching like he did in 2010, when he won 17 games for Anaheim.Santana threw seven scoreless innings, Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Cleveland Indians 3-2 Saturday night.Santana (3-1), who was acquired in an Oct. 31 trade with Anaheim for minor-league pitcher Brandon Sisk, allowed six singles, struck out five and walked none. The Angels sought to trade Santana and his 2013 13 million contract, which the Royals are paying 12 million, after he went 9-13 with a 5.16 ERA last year and yielded a major league high 39 home runs.In his past two starts, he has yielded two runs on 13 hits, walked none and struck out 12."He's been pretty electric," Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer said.Greg Holland, who logged his sixth save in seven opportunities, gave up two unearned runs in the ninth on a Michael Brantley two-out triple, which scored Mark Reynolds, who had an infield single, and Lonnie Chisenhall, w...
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