1995: Kevin Appier turned in a dominant pitching performance, handcuffing the Angels for nine innings as the Royals cruised to a 5-0 victory at Anaheim Stadium.Appier allowed just three singles and a walk in the shutout. He struck out 13 hitters as he improved his record to 14-8 and his ERA to 3.91.The Royals got to Angels starter Jim Abbott in the second for two runs. Joe Vitiello...
1992: Despite some uncharacteristic wildness, Kansas City’s Kevin Appier outpitched A’s starter Dave Stewart as the Royals took a 5-2 win at the Coliseum in Oakland.Appier allowed just three hits in 6 1/3 innings, but he walked a season-high six hitters while picking up four strikeouts. Still, he improved to 13-4 on the season.The Royals got on the board right away, as Gregg...
1994: The Royals committed three errors and could only muster five hits as they dropped a 6-3 Opening Day decision to Baltimore at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Starter Kevin Appier allowed a home run to the second batter he faced, Mike Deveraux. Appier was not sharp, as he allowed seven hits and two walks in five innings while picking up four strikeouts. But he left the game with...
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