Royals starter Ian Kennedy to DL with oblique strain

Kansas City Royals pitcher Ian Kennedy is back on the disabled list with an oblique injury.

The Royals placed Kennedy on the 10-day DL with a left oblique strain Wednesday, one day after the right-hander pitched just three innings against the Minnesota Twins.

Kennedy was making his return from the DL after being sidelined since late http://www.wholesalejerseysvaluespree.com/ June, also because of a left oblique strain. He said that the new injury was in a different location than his previous oblique strain.

Charlie Blackmon and Ian Desmond also homered as Colorado ended a nine-game home losing streak to the Diamondbacks.

Marquez (8-8), who pitched six innings, hit his first career home run off Descalso that made it 19-1.

I happened to make really good contact on that pitch and the ball left the yard, Marquez said. I’d be lying if I sometimes (don’t think) I’ve got to go yard at some point. I’m glad it happened tonight.

Chacin (8-3) allowed four runs and seven hits in 5 2/3 innings. He struck out three and walked three.

Corbin Burnes pitched two perfect innings cheap jerseys in his major league debut for the save with family members and a former college coach in attendance.

That was probably everything I dreamed of, plus some, Burnes said. That was pretty cool.

Miami’s Pablo Lopez (1-1) pitched six innings and allowed five runs.

The first two innings definitely a big lesson for me, Lopez said. I settled in after that.

Two-run singles by Yelich and Saladino helped Milwaukee lead 5-3 after two innings. Chacin and Lopez both found a groove after that, and Chacin handed off a 5-4 lead to Dan Jennings and the bullpen. Jennings finished up the sixth, Jeremy Jeffress pitched the seventh and Burnes cleaned up after that.

Shaw hit his 16th homer off Javy Guerra in the eighth for a two-run cushion.

I thought Travis’ homer was huge for sure, I think that was probably the big run, Brewers manager Craig Counsell said.

Yelich added a two-run double to left in the ninth to help the Brewers pull away.

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