Royals Hurler Jake Junis Effort Not Enough Against Astros, 4-6

Tue, May 7, 2019 | Emma Botos

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May 6, 2019 -- On the road, the Royals lose to the Astros 4 to 6.

Slugger Yulieski Gurriel's leadership helped the Astros against Royals. Yulieski Gurriel had a 0.301 OBP with 4 at bats. In the game, he had a batting average of 0.252. The team's leading slugger had a 0.407 slugging percentage in the game. The Astros hitter had 0 RBI and scored 0 runs in the home outing.

Slugger Whit Merrifield's performance on the bases, could not overcome Astros's defense against starter Jake Junis. At the plate, Whit Merrifield had 0 strikeouts. In the game, he had a batting average of 0.282. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Whit Merrifield had a 0.503 slugging percentage. The Royals hitter had 0 RBI and scored 0 runs on the road.

Posted at Tue, May 7, 2019 06:21:25 MST