The Kansas Metropolis Royals prolonged their scoreless streak to an AL document-tying forty three innings, getting shut out for a fourth straight recreation in a 12-zero loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night time.
The Royals have not scored because the second inning of a three-2 loss to Colorado final Thursday. Austin Pruitt (7-four) pitched six one-run innings for Tampa Bay, and Matt Andriese allowed another hit whereas getting a 3-inning save, his first this season.
Kansas Metropolis tied the 1913 St. Louis Browns for the longest AL scoreless streak. The 1968 Chicago Cubs maintain the most important league report at forty eight innings.
The Royals have been two video games out of first place on July 28 after a 9-recreation profitable streak. Since then, the Royals have misplaced 19 of 29 and are 10 video games behind AL Central-main Cleveland and three video games again of Minnesota for the ultimate AL wild card.
Lucas Duda, Wilson Ramos and Logan Morrison went deep for Tampa Bay, with Duda getting his twenty fifth and Morrison his thirty second of the season. Evan Longoria and Morrison hit again-to-again doubles after Duda’s shot within the third off Ian Kennedy (four-10).