Gil Meche has been a hard luck pitcher this year.  He went the distance going eight innings giving up just three runs, but lose 3-2 in a make up game from April at Baltimore.  Meche falls to 9-13.

Mark Grudzielanek hit his sixth home run of the year.  Mark Teahen 3 for 4, with an RBI.  The Royals are in Chicago for three starting tonight.