After a terrific homestand, the Royals came crashing back to earth in Yankee Stadium. The Yanks finished off a sweep of the Royals with an 8-4 win Sunday. Jim Leyritz hit a two-run homer in the 7th inning off reliever Chris Fussell that snapped a 4-4 tie. The Yanks added two runs in the 8th. Mike Sweeney hit his league-leading 7th home run for the Royals. Sweeney had three hits, drove in three runs, and stole a base. The Royals are now 8-6. They are off today and travel to Minnesota to play the Twins tomorrow.
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