As John Buck summed it up best, "We had them beat. Then we let them back in it. We shot ourselves in the foot again." Yes, yes we did.
Oh yes, in the ninth and tenth we Refused. To. Win. A series of intentional walks (?), accidental walks, and a wild pitch by Scott Dohmann and it was over. Welcome to Kansas City, Dohmann.
We didn't have a closer last night who could get it done. A sobering stat: the Royals allowed twelve walks last night. We haven't allowed that many walks in a game since they put up 14 against the Marlins in 2002.