Kansas City Royals
Joe Kelly will try to help slow down the Royals, who have won seven of nine. They took two of three against Houston this week, winning 2-1 on Wednesday.
Down to their last strike in the ninth, pinch-hitter Billy Butler homered for the Royals to tie it.
Matt Holliday homered and drove in five runs and Yadier Molina homered and drove in four, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 10-7 win.
Mike Moustakas cut down Tyler Greene at the plate to end the game, capping a wild ninth inning and preserving the Kansas City Royals’ 3-2 victory
Scheduled starter Kyle Lohse has a 1.00 ERA in his last three outings against the cross-state rivals.
Hall of Fame third baseman George Brett took to Twitter early Wednesday to find his beloved dog Charlie, who went missing during a storm that rolled through the Kansas City area.
Police say the men stole 13 computers from Avila University on April 20.