Hernandez Leads Mariners Over Royals, Gordon Homers

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP)   Felix Hernandez pitched five innings and rookie Stefen Romero homered, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 9-6 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.

Royals left-hander Bruce Chen surrendered nine runs and 11 hits in four innings, throwing 92 pitches.

Alex Gordon homered, doubled and drove in three Royals runs.