SEATTLE — When Seattle's Justin Smoak hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning Tuesday night, the Kansas City Royals' chances for a win and perhaps a postseason appearance were in big trouble.
Smoak's 3-run home run nearly ends Royals' playoff hopes
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