Royals rookie Miguel Asencio got his first major league start yesterday and pitched well, but the bull pen let him down in a 5-1 loss to the Angels. Asecnio took a no-hitter into the 5th inning before allowing a Adam Kennedy’s RBI single which tied the game at 1-1. It reamined tied until Dan Reichert allowed four runs in the 7th inning to make it 5-1. Reichert got the loss. The Royals only run came in the 2nd when Raul Ibanez drove in a run with a ground out.
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