Tigers lose, swept in series with Royals

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Posted at 5:54 AM, Apr 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-27 05:54:40-04

DETROIT — Jarrod Dyson doubled and scored the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 to complete a four-game sweep on the road for the first time in nearly 22 years.

The Royals have won a season-high five straight and own the best record in the American League at 14-7.

Detroit has the worst record in the majors at 7-16 after losing 10 of 11 games and is off to its worst start since 2003. Brad Keller earned the win after giving up two runs over six innings.