This Date In Royals History–August 30, 1982

1982: Dennis Leonard survived giving up 11 hits, and Willie Wilson’s four hits and a George Brett home run powered the Royals past the Rangers, 8-3, at Royals Stadium.Leonard pitched a complete game, allowing those 11 hits but no walks and striking out five. He mitigated the damage by picking off Billy Sample in the first inning, and getting Sample to ground into a double play...
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Lance Lynn: smiling, celebrating, dominant

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn, left, and catcher Yadier Molina celebrate after the Cardinals’ 6-0 victory over the New York Yankees in a baseball game Tuesday, May 27, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) I’ve been as critical as anyone of Lance Lynn this season, justifiably or not. I recently invoked a comparison to Todd Wellemeyer, who struggled mightily...
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