Royals’ manager: We can hit home runs, we don’t live and die by them

Well, we can hit home runs… We don’t live and die by them. We have other things that we can use to help us win ballgames.

— Royals Manager Ned Yost, speaking to the media after the team won its third consecutive postseason victory in extra innings, taking a two-game lead over the Los Angeles Angels, who finished with the best record in the majors (Five takeaways from heartbreaking Game 2 loss for the Angels).