Yoenis Cespedes hit a go-ahead home run in the eighth and the Oakland Athletics swept a three-game series against the Kansas City Royals with a 4-3 win.
The Oakland Athletics seek their first three-game winning streak since late April on Sunday when they close out their three-game series against the Kansas City Royals at the O.co Coliseum.
Adam Rosales scorched a leadoff homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals in the opener of a three-game set at the Coliseum.
The Kansas City Royals place outfielder Jarrod Dyson on the 15-day DL Friday with a sprained right ankle and recalled outfielder David Lough from Triple-A Omaha.
James Shields has put together plenty of strong outings this season for the Kansas City Royals, but victories have still been hard to come by.
Lorenzo Cain had two doubles and drove in three runs and Salvador Perez added two hits and a pair of RBI as the Kansas City Royals cruised past the LA Angels of Anaheim, 9-5, in the rubber match of a three-game set at Angels Stadium.
Howie Kendrick went 3-for-4 with a solo homer and Albert Pujols added a solo blast, as the LA Angels of Anaheim downed the Kansas City Royals, 6-2, in the second of a three-game set.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim finally got the combined effort from Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton on Tuesday that they envisioned when they added Hamilton as a free agent this past offseason.
Billy Butler went 5-for-5 with two doubles and five RBI to lead the Kansas City Royals to an 11-4 rout of the LA Angels of Anaheim in the opener of a three-game set at Angel Stadium.
With a little more run support, Joe Blanton could easily enter his start on Monday night with three straight victories.
Huroki Kuroda threw 7 2/3 strong innings, Robinson Cano and Vernon Wells clubbed back-to-back homers, and the New York Yankees remained hot with a 4-2 triumph over the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
The New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals will square off in a Saturday evening showdown as they continue a three-game set this weekend.
Mariano Rivera returns to Kansas City for the first time since suffering a torn ACL on Friday when the New York Yankees open a three- game series against the Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
Lyle Overbay went 4-for-5 with a homer and five RBI to lead a 16-hit outburst that carried the New York Yankees to an 11-6 victory over the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
The Kansas City Royals try to move beyond a rough outing as they close out a three-game set with the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards on Thursday night.
J.J. Hardy hit a two-run home run to lead the Baltimore Orioles in a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals in the second of three from Camden Yards.
Right-hander Ervin Santana tries for a fourth straight win on Tuesday night when the Kansas City Royals visit Camden Yards for the first of three games with the Baltimore Orioles.
Matt Wieters' RBI double in the eighth inning lifted the Baltimore Orioles over the Kansas City Royals, 4-3, in the opener of a three-game series.
Chicago lefty Chris Sale aims to slow down the red-hot Kansas City Royals on Monday when the White Sox try to salvage the finale of their three-game set with their American League Central rivals at Kauffman Stadium.
Jordan Danks hit his first home run of the season and it proved to be the difference-maker, as his two-out, solo shot in the 11th gave the White Sox the go-ahead run in their 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday.