Chris Young picked up his first victory of the season as Mike Moustakas had another big night as and the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 Friday night. Young struck out 10 over six innings of work to improve to 1-3. Moustakas homered, doubled twice and drove in three runs,.
Young recorded his sixth career double-figure strikeout game as he gave up two runs and four hits, including a sixth inning leadoff home run to Manny Machado.
Wade Davis pitched a spotless ninth to log his seventh save in as many chances.
Moustakas hit his sixth home run on Gallardo’s second pitch with Alcides Escobar aboard. Moustakas had a two-out, RBI double in the second off Gallardo.