Gil Meche lowered his season ERA to 3.10 after tossing six scoreless innings Thursday. (AP)
By Pete Kerzel / Special to MLB.com
The Royals are receiving early returns on their $55 million investment. Gil Meche, signed in the offseason to be Kansas City's ace, tossed six scoreless innings before having to leave with a mildly strained hamstring Thursday night. And the Royals ended up losing for the fifth time in six games.
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