Royals Spring Training Recap: February 25

Moustakas has Two Singles in Offensive Display

By Steven Grandy / Northwest Arkansas Naturals | February 25, 2013 2:08 PM ET

SPRINGDALE, AR - The Kansas City Royals offense slugged 19 hits en route to a 16-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Monday in Surprise, AZ. Former Natural Mike Moustakas went 2-for-3 with two singles and two RBI. Max Ramirez hit a grand slam in a five-run fifth inning; the Royals also scored five runs in the first inning. 2012 Natural Chris Dwyer started the game and earned the win.  Of Kansas City's 19 hits, five came from former Naturals. The Royals will travel to Goodyear, AZ to play the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday at 2:05 p.m.

Naturals at the Plate

Jarrod Dyson: 1-3, R

Irving Falu: 0-2

Eric Hosmer: 1-3, R, RBI

Mike Moustaskas: 2-3, R, 2 1B, 2RBI

Christian Colon: 1-2, RBI

Naturals on the Mound

Chris Dwyer: 1.2IP, 1H, 3R, 2ER, 3BB, 1 K (W)

Noel Arguelles: 2IP, 3H, 1R, 1ER, 1BB, 2K

Juan Gutierrez: 1IP, 1K

Sugar Ray Marimon: 1IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 0K

Naturals in Other Organizations

Clint Robinson (Pittsburgh Pirates): 0-1

Derrick Robinson (Cincinnati Reds): 1-2, 1B

Jeff Bianchi (Milwaukee Brewers): 2-3, 2 1B

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