The Kansas City Royals rallied for a 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday to win the 4 game series 3 games to 1.
Salvador Perez drove in the winning run in the sixth inning. Eric Hosmer and Nori Aoki each drove in a run, with Hosmer scoring the winning run. The Royals scored all 3 runs in the 6th inning. Yordano Ventura snapped a four-start losing streak after giving up two runs on seven hits over six innings. Greg Holland gave up a single to lead off the 9th then struck out the next three batters for his American League leading 17th save of the season. Friday night the Royals begin a 4 game series with the New York Yankees.