Lorenzo Cain stood near home plate, shrugging his shoulders while his eyeballs began to bulge from his head. Royals manager Ned Yost had stepped out of the dugout, moving swiftly toward home plate umpire Chad Fairchild. And for a moment, everybody at Kauffman Stadium just kind of wanted to know what was going on. It was the bottom of the eighth here on Friday night, and Nori Aoki stood on third base after stealing second and advancing to third on an errant throw. The tying run was 90 feet away from home plate, and the Royals were in business. ...
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