Crown points

• Alex Gordon and Chris Getz became the first duo in Royals history to hit bases-clearing triples in the same game on Friday.

• The 19 hits against the Phillies on Friday was the first time the Royals had done that since July 3, 2011, in Colorado.

• Chen has pitched in 40 big league stadiums, having added Citizens Bank Park on Friday night.

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