Rangers Cap 3-game Sweep of Royals With 8-7 Win

6 years 7 months 2 weeks ago Sunday, April 24 2011 Apr 24, 2011 Sunday, April 24, 2011 4:30:00 PM CDT April 24, 2011 in Sports
Source: AP

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- C.J. Wilson struck out 10 in seven innings, Adrian Beltre hit one of Texas' three home runs and the Rangers completed a three-game weekend sweep over the Kansas City Royals with an 8-7 victory Sunday.

Wilson (3-0) overcame giving up his first two homers of the season with his third career double-digit strikeout game. The crafty left-hander walked only one batter while giving up eight hits and four runs on another windy day at Rangers Ballpark.

Mike Aviles homered twice for the Royals, including a three-run
shot with two outs in the ninth off Brett Tomko.

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