WEEK 13 Recap
The Royals Hold Onto Victory As The Mets Almost Erases 5-Run Deficit
The Royals built a five-run lead in the second inning and then held off The Mets charge for a 7-5 victory on Friday, August 2nd. The Mets scored two runs on a double in the fourth inning.
The Royals fired up the offense in the first inning, when Nick Harris doubled, scoring one run.
Johel Fumero was the winning pitcher for the Royals. He went three innings, allowing five runs on four hits and striking out three. Alex Vivas threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen. Vivas recorded the last nine outs to earn the save for the Royals.
Travis Hill took the loss for the Mets. He surrendered seven runs on 12 hits over six innings, striking out three.
The Royals had 12 hits in the game. Ramon Moreta, Chris Pegues, Ramon Urdaneta, and Carlos Varela all managed multiple hits for the Royals. Varela, Urdaneta, Pegues, and Moreta each managed two hits to lead the Royals.
The Mets tallied seven hits on the day. Kevin High and Orville Nevels all had multiple hits for the Mets. The Mets didn’t commit a single error in the field. Travis Hill had the most chances in the field with one.
SUNDAY, August 4, 2019 Surprise: Cardinals 7 – Yankees 6