Royals’ Guthrie sets records in blowout loss to Yankees

Kansas City's Jeremy Guthrie had a horrendous start against the New York Yankees on Memorial Day.
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By Jason Parker.

It was a working holiday for Jeremy Guthrie and the Kansas City Royals, who opened their series with the New York Yankees on Monday. It was also a day Guthrie would like to go back and get a redo on.

Guthrie didn’t get an out in the second inning, and when he finally was yanked, he had given up 11 runs to Yankees batters including four home runs, setting a record that stood for almost a century:

Needless to say, folks on Twitter had some fun with Guthrie’s working holiday:

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