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Astros complete sweep of Royals with 9-3 win


Houston Astros left fielder Robbie Grossman (19) beats the tag by Kansas City Royals catcher Brett Hayes during the third inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday in Kansas City, Mo.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Houston Astros got a good glimpse of what could happen if Chris Carter and George Springer are hitting well at the same time.
Carter connected for two home runs, Springer set a rookie club record for homers in a month and the Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 9-3 Wednesday for their fifth straight win.
The Astros have been waiting for Carter to take off after he hit 29 home runs last year.
“This guy led our offense in home runs and RBIs last year. He had been hot and cold, but we all know when ...

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