Bubic pitches 7 shutout innings, Royals beat Tigers 2-1
DETROIT (AP) - Kris Bubic kept up his mastery of the Tigers, pitching seven shutout innings and leading the Kansas City Royals over Detroit 2-1.
Bubic gave up only two hits and a walk while striking out six.
He allowed just three earned runs over 23 innings in four outings against Detroit this season.
Scott Barlow survived a shaky ninth for his 16th save.
Whit Merrifield had three hits and scored for Kansas City.
Andrew Benintendi contributed two hits and an RBI.
Tigers starter Wily Peralta carried a 16-inning scoreless streak into the game.
The Royals halted it in the first inning on Benintendi’s RBI single.
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9/26/2021 4:38:53 PM (GMT -4:00)