Bruce Chen, who allowed two earned runs, retired 11 hitters in a row at one point. (Mike Carlson/AP)
By Dick Kaegel / MLB.com
Rays rookie Jeff Niemann remained unsolvable by the Royals, who managed just four hits and one run to back one of Bruce Chen's strongest efforts of the season. Chen allowed a two-run triple by Jason Bartlett -- Bartlett scored on an error -- but was otherwise largely effective.
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