By: Tony Liao and Evelyn Kao
The Orioles left-hander Chen went seven innings in the 8-2 victory, giving up two runs on six hits and retiring 15 of the last 17 batters he faced.
Chen struck out two and didn’t issue a free pass in the game and his only difficult inning was the second.
After retiring the first two hitters, Chen yielded consecutive doubles to Salvador Perez and Alex Rios and a single to Alcides Escobar that produced the Royals’ only two runs of the game. [FULL STORY]