After an off-day Thursday, the Royals open a three-game set in Milwaukee with left-hander Danny Duffy (3-3, 4.24 ERA) getting the start on Friday at 7:10 p.m. CT. The Brewers have not yet named a starter. Duffy was scheduled to pitch Tuesday in Detroit, but he was skipped for disciplinary reasons after missing the team's charter flight out of Kansas City on Monday. Duffy last pitched on Sept. 9 against Cleveland and threw 5 2/3 shutout innings, giving up four hits and four walks while striking out four.
Keller dominates to blank Pirates, backed by Royals' offensive outburst
Zimmer earns 1st MLB win; Mondesi, Merrifield go deep
Whit Merrifield and Adalberto Mondesi both homered as part of multihit games to lead the Royals' offense, while Carlos Hernández made his first Major League start in Kansas City's 7-4 win over the Pirates on Saturday.
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Rookie right-hander holds Tribe hitless until 8th, fans 8
Rookie starter Brady Singer held a no-hitter through 7 2/3 innings -- finishing with one hit allowed and eight strikeouts over eight innings -- while the Royals' offense totaled 11 runs on 13 hits, including a pair of three-run homers, in a series-clinching win over the Indians.
Danny Duffy (5 2/3 innings) and the bullpen shut out Cleveland, and Kansas City got RBIs from Adalberto Mondesi, Edward Olivares and Nicky Lopez.
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