Think things are going bad for the Royals? (A rhetorical query. Of course, they are.) Well, tighten your belt. Memorial Day Monday offered a glimpse of how much worse it might get if their pitching starts to go south. James Shields stumbled though his worst start of the season in a 6-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals when this year's I-70 Series commenced at Kauffman Stadium.
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