After the offense went silent in a three-game losing streak, the St. Louis Cardinals' bats broke out Sunday in a 7-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates that brought them back into a tie for first place in the NL Central.
Starting pitcher James Shields got the Royals off to a good start in September, allowing three hits in seven innings as the Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-0 on Sunday.
After former Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli failed in his goal of "finding the right 53" last season, new general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid are confident they made the right cuts when they trimmed their roster to 52 players Saturday.
The Rams (1-3) avoided their first winless preseason since 2002 on Chase Reynolds' lone reception of the game.
The Chiefs' third-string quarterback Tyler Bray outplayed Chiefs backup QB Chase Daniel and Packers backups Vince Young and B.J. Coleman.
The Royals outscored Minnesota 17-3 in the three-game set to finish the season series with a 15-4 record against their AL Central rival.
Danny Duffy (2-0) pitched 6 2-3 shutout innings hours after being promoted from Triple-A. Minnesota lost its fourth in a row.
The St. Louis Cardinals had their ace going for a sweep over the Cincinnati Reds, but Adam Wainwright was way out of character in a 10-0 loss on Wednesday night.
Joe Kelly tossed six strong innings and Matt Holliday drove in a run for a seventh straight game, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
The final piece of structural steel was put in place Tuesday. The development will open next year with restaurants and drinking establishments.
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer, Billy Butler also went deep and the Royals romped to an 11-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Monday.
Former Major League Baseball player Billy Bean to talk about bullying at State Fair Community College on Nov. 5.
The St. Louis Cardinals needed a big hit with the bases loaded and two out in the seventh inning on Monday night. Fortunately for them, they had Allen Craig at the plate.
Kansas City rebounded Sunday after blowing a 4-0 lead against Washington.
Mike Minor led the Atlanta Braves to a 5-2 victory over St. Louis on Sunday, breaking the Cardinals' four-game winning streak.
Kansas City trailed 11-8 going into the ninth inning but ended up losing to Washington 11-10.
Adam Wainwright earned his NL-leading 15th win and hit a key sacrifice fly in the seventh inning to help the St. Louis Cardinals top the Atlanta Braves 3-1.
Conor Gillaspie hit a home run to help the White Sox to a 4-3 victory and their first sweep of the Royals since 2005.
Alex Smith couldn't get on the same page with his wide receivers in a preseason game against San Francisco. The offensive line may as well have been speaking a different language.
The coaches rated the Texas A&M quarterback as the preseason second-team selection on the teams released by the league on Thursday. Georgia's Aaron Murray was the first-team choice,while Alabama's AJ McCarron received third-team honors.