Luke Hochevar lasted just four innings and saw his ERA rise to 5.40 (AP)
By Brittany Ghiroli / MLB.com
Kansas City knew it would need a strong outing from Luke Hochevar to contend with the red-hot Rays. But instead, he allowed a season-high seven earned runs, putting the Royals in a hole from which they could not emerge. Esteban German drove in two runs with a single.
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