Brian Bannister struck out a season-high seven on Wednesday. (Ben Margot/AP)
By Dick Kaegel / MLB.com
The Royals did something they haven't done in 20 years -- sweep a three-game series against the A's in Oakland. Jose Guillen hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning for the winning run, and Joakim Soria earned his 30th save of the season.
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