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Hosmer’s walk-off RBI single lifts Royals in 10th inning against Tigers

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields delivers to a Detroit Tigers batter.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After striking out his first three times, Lorenzo Cain came through in the ninth inning for the Kansas City Royals.
Cain hit a tying, two-run homer off Jose Valverde with two outs in the ninth and Eric Hosmer had a winning RBI single in the 10th, helping the Royals rally for a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.
Cain struck out three times against Detroit ace Justin Verlander, who pitched seven scoreless innings.
“It was a crazy game from having the hat trick to being able to get a ball out of here was huge ...

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