Andrew BenintendiOF | Royals
Andrew Benintendi crushes solo homer vs. A'sJune 10, 2021 | 09:37 PM
Andrew Benintendi went 2-for-4 with a solo homer on Thursday evening, leading the Royals to a 6-1 victory in the opener of a four-game series against the Athletics.
Analysis: Benintendi crushed a 401-foot shot to left-center field -- his seventh round-tripper of the season -- off lefty reliever Jesus Luzardo in the ninth inning, helping the Royals snap a five-game losing streak in the process. The 26-year-old outfielder has been scorching-hot at the dish recently, hitting .328 (42-for-128) with six homers and three stolen bases across 35 games since May 1.