Kansas City Royals defeat Boston Red Sox, 10-9

No need to watch the out-of-town scoreboard anymore.

What the Yankees and White Sox and Twins and everybody else in sanitary hose are doing will be irrelevant if the town team keeps losing life-and-death games with last-place ball clubs.

This time it was a harrowing 10-9 defeat to Kansas City after the Red Sox had come from five runs down to bang in six in the eighth inning, only to have the Royals score two off closer Mike Timlin with two outs in the ninth before a stu...