Unit allows big number as D-backs lose
Johnson rocked for seven earned runs on 10 hits in Royals' rout
PHOENIX -- Career win No. 289 is proving to be quite elusive for Randy Johnson.The Big Unit has been the victim of everything from a lack of run support to bad defensive play in recent starts. This time, it was a combination of several things, as the Royals pounded Johnson for eight runs (seven earned) in 4 1/3 innings, in a 12-3 stomping of the Diamondbacks at Chase Field on Saturday.
Mike Ritter is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.