Royals Vs. Yankees Final Score: Felipe Paulino Solid In 5-1 Win

Felipe Paulino came off the disabled list and helped the Kansas City Royals to a 5-1 win over the New York Yankees. Paulino scattered four hits over six shutout innings to help lead the Royals to the win.

The Royals jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first on a Billy Butler double off of Yankees' starter Hiroki Kuroda. Butler added another RBI double in the fifth to extend the lead to 3-0. The Royals tacked on two more in the sixth before Russell Martin homered in the seventh to account for the only Yankees run.

Alex Gordon went 4 for 5 for the Royals and Billy Butler was 2 for 4 with three RBIs. Russell Martin had three hits for the Yankees while Curtis Granderson had two.

Read more about the Royals at Royals Review. For more on the Yankees, check out Pinstripe Alley. For more news and notes around Major League Baseball, be sure to visit our MLB hub page, Baseball Nation.

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