at Tempe, Ariz.
Wednesday, March 12 Royals at the plate: Catcher Miguel Olivo doubled twice to left and unloaded his first homer of the spring, a two-run drive to left center. Designated hitter Ross Gload smacked his second homer of the spring, a two-run blast to right center, and third baseman Alex Gordon singled twice, scoring on Gload's homer. Angels at the plate: Right fielder Vladimir Guerrero tripled to right center, driving in a run, and doubled to left, scoring both times. Designated hitter Garret Anderson doubled in each of his at-bats, to left center and down the right-field line, driving in one run, and Maicer Izturis tripled and singled, stealing a base.
Up next for the Royals: The Royals have left-hander Jorge De La Rosa set to face the Angels, with Brian Lawrence, Mike Maroth and Joel Peralta behind him. De La Rosa has a 10.38 ERA in two appearances with no record.
Lyle Spencer is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.Less