Royals sweep Tigers behind Lynch's first Major League win

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Posted at 4:51 PM, Jul 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-25 17:51:52-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Daniel Lynch pitched eight scoreless, Jorge Soler homered twice and Salvador Perez once to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 win over the Detroit Tigers.

The Royals took a 4-0 first-inning lead as Perez hit a three-run homer and Soler followed with solo shot.

He also homered in the third.

Lynch (1-2) earned his first major league win.

Tarik Skubal (6-9) gave up five runs for the Tigers. Eric Haas had RBI single in the ninth for Detroit.