Tied in the ninth inning, the Indians' Jason Kipnis hit a three-run home run that would end up as the game winner over the Cardinals on Sunday.
Pirates outfield Andrew McCutchen went 2-for-3 with a home run and 3 RBIs as Pittsburgh completed their sweep of the Royals on Sunday. With the loss, Kansas City fell to 24-34 this season.
Joey Logano had the top car all weekend, posting the fastest practice time Friday and then taking the pole Saturday.
The Kansas City Royals placed right-hander Felipe Paulino on the 15-day disabled list Saturday and recalled right-hander Nate Adcock from Triple-A Omaha.
Cardinals pitcher Jaime Garcia will be shut down for a month because of an injury the team is calling a left shoulder strain and could be sidelined as long as two months.
Josh Tomlin scattered eight hits over seven innings, Johnny Damon hit a two-run homer and the Cleveland Indians beat St. Louis 6-2 Friday night to send the Cardinals to their seventh loss in 10 games.
Erik Bedard pitched seven solid innings, Neil Walker had three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Friday night for their 10th victory in the last 13 games.
Carlos Beltran connected on his National League-leading 16th homer in the fifth and Shane Robinson added a two-run shot in the seventh to help the Cardinals take the series.
A brief scuffle erupted in the New Orleans Saints minicamp Wednesday, and former Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel was at the center of it. The Saints say the intensity is a good sign.
Allen Craig and Daniel Descalso homered to back Adam Wainwright, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Houston Astros 4-3 Wednesday night.
Nick Blackburn shook off a slow start and pitched five effective innings, helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday night.
Kansas City Royals right-hander Felipe Paulino left in the first inning with a right groin strain Wednesday night against the Minnesota Twins.
Bruce Chen outdueled Francisco Liriano to make a lone run scored in the second inning stand Tuesday night, giving the Kansas City Royals a 1-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins.
The St. Louis Cardinals had five picks on the first day of the draft, partly thanks to Albert Pujols' free agent departure for the Angels. They loaded up on college talent.
Justin Morneau and Josh Willingham each hit two-run homers, Trevor Plouffe also went deep and the Minnesota Twins held off the Kansas City Royals 10-7 Monday night.
The Royals drafted right-hander Kyle Zimmer out of San Francisco with the fifth overall pick on Monday night, adding an advanced arm to an organization starved for pitching.
The veteran defensive back is quickly settling into life as a member of his longtime division rival. He loves the hot, humid weather that comes with summer in the Midwest.
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed free agent safety Abram Elam to provide depth behind Eric Berry, who is coming back from a devastating knee injury sustained last season.
Allen Craig hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the eighth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals found a bit of missing pop, beating the New York Mets 5-4 on Monday, stopping their season-worst losing streak at five.