Johnny Cueto tossed a two-hitter to lead the Royals to a 7-1 win over the Mets in Game Two of the World Series. Cueto struck out four and walked three in the victory.
Eric Hosmer drove in two and scored during a four-run fifth for the Royals, who grabbed a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. Alcides Escobar added two hits, a run and two RBI in the win. Lucas Duda had both hits for the Mets, including an RBI single in the fourth. Jacob deGrom allowed all four runs in five frames to take the loss. New York hosts Game Three Friday night.