The Rams coach is among 15 finalists for the Robert Goulet Mustached American of the Year award.
Miguel Cabrera leads the American League in batting average (.331), home runss (44) and RBIs (139) — the Triple Crown, last achieved by Boston's Carl Yastrzemski in 1967.
Alcides Esocbar and Jeff Francoeur homered for Kansas City on Tuesday night, and Salvador Perez had the go-ahead RBI in the fifth inning. The Royals won 4-2 against the Detroit Tigers.
St. Louis lost 3-1 to Cincinnati on Tuesday night, but clinched baseball's final postseason berth early Wednesday when the Los Angeles Dodgers lost 4-3 to San Francisco.
St. Louis clinched a tie for the second National League wild card and spoiled Dusty Baker's return from a mini-stroke with a 4-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
Kansas City starter Matt Cassel has thrown a league-leading seven interceptions, including three first-half picks in Sunday's 37-20 loss to San Diego.
St. Louis is coming off a 19-13 victory over Seattle on Sunday relatively healthy and gets a second consecutive home game for its Thursday night matchup with Arizona.
Miguel Cabrera had four hits, including a home run, and the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas City Royals 6-3 on Monday night to clinch the AL Central title.
The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 10-4 Sunday.
The rookie kicked four field goals, setting a club record with a 58-yarder and then topping it with a 60-yarder, and helped the Rams beat the Seattle Seahawks 19-13 on Sunday.
Five of the turnovers came in the first half, when San Diego (3-1) raced to a 27-6 lead, and the Chargers turned the Chiefs' six total takeaways into 24 points.
It was the Indians ninth double-digit hit total in 10 games. They've won six of them, including a 15-4 victory in Kansas City a week ago.
The Washington Nationals cut their magic number for winning the NL East to one Saturday night, beating St. Louis 6-4 on Kurt Suzuki's two-run double in the 10th inning.
Tony Abreu's two-out single in the 14th inning gave Kansas City a 7-6 win over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night, snapping the Royals' six-game losing streak.
The Chargers return to Kansas City for an early season AFC West matchup that has implications for the top of the division.
The Rams are saddled with a patchwork offensive line minus two standouts that had considerable difficulty protecting quarterback Sam Bradford last week.
The NFL and the officials' union announced at midnight Thursday that a tentative eight-year agreement had been reached to end a lockout that began in June.
Doug Fister struck out nine straight batters and the Tigers kept their lead in the division, beating Kansas City 5-4 Thursday. The Royals lost four straight at Comerica Park.
The Cardinals' loss broke a 10-game winning streak for the Cardinals over Houston and cut their lead over Los Angeles and Milwaukee to 3 1/2 games for the second NL wild card spot after both teams won Wednesday.
Detroit, which started the day tied with the Chicago White Sox atop the AL Central for the first time since Sept. 2, found a way to break through in the eighth. Kansas City has lost four straight since winning four in a row, including two against the White Sox.