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Tejeda comes through in KC's 6-3 win over Angels

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — David DeJesus hit a two-run triple, Jose Guillen homered and reliever Robinson Tejeda escaped a jam in the sixth inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals to a 6-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels Tuesday night.Brian Bannister (5-3) worked into the sixth inning for his fourth straight win and the bullpen pitched 3 2-3 scoreless innings to end Kansas City's three-game losing streak. Tejeda got the two biggest outs, stopping the Angels with runners on second and third, and Joakim Soria pitched a dominating ninth for his 13th save in 15 chances.The Royals scored four runs off Joel Pineiro (3-6) in the fifth inning and Guillen provided extra cushion with his 12th homer in the eighth, a solo shot to left.Both starters got off to a rough start.Pineiro gave up two hits and a run on Billy Butler's groundout in the first inning. Bannister quickly lost the lead the next inning, giving up runs on Mike Napoli's groundout and Howie Kendrick's run-scoring single.Then both settled...

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