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Royals advance to World Series by beating Blue Jays in Game 6 of ALCS

Royals advance to World Series by beating Blue Jays in Game 6 of ALCS

The Royals earned another champagne shower at Kauffman Stadium.

Lorenzo Cain sprinted home from first base on Eric Hosmer's single in the eighth inning Friday night, Wade Davis weathered a 45-minute rain delay and a white-knuckle ninth, and Kansas City beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 4-3, to earn its second straight trip to the World Series.

Davis retired Blue Jays star Josh Donaldson on a ground out with runners on second and third to end Game 6 of the American League Championship Series.

The Royals open the World Series on Tuesday night at home against the New York Mets. A year ago, they lost in Game 7 to San Francisco.

“We came in with one goal and that was to...

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