With a 2-1 win over the Cleveland on Monday night, Kansas City got past .500 for the first time since May 21 and moved past Cleveland into second place in the AL Central.
Once the Kansas City learned that Tampa Bay right-hander Alex Cobb suffered only a mild concussion after taking a line drive to the head, Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Rays was an afterthought.
St. Louis survived a slugfest against the lowest-scoring team in the major leagues and beat Miami 13-7 on Saturday.
Elliot Johnson had a three-run home run for his second hit of an eight-run sixth inning, leading the surging Royals to a 10-1 victory over the Rays.
Adam Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings to become the major leagues' first 10-game winner in the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Mets on Wednesday in New York.
Former Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert, a former top-10 draft pick, remains the front-runner to start at quarterback for the Jaguars, but general manager Dave Caldwell and coach Gus Bradley insist it's a wide-open competition that's likely to stretch into the preseason.
Shelby Miller gave up two of his career-worst four runs in the first inning Wednesday night, and the St. Louis Cardinals' streaking offense was stifled in a 5-1 loss to the New York Mets.
Lorenzo Cain hit a tying, two-run home run with two outs in the ninth, and Eric Hosmer had a winning RBI single in the 10th, helping the Royals rally for a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.
Detroit starter Max Scherzer limited Kansas City to three hits and struck out six in a 3-2 Tigers victory, giving him his ninth straight decision.
St. Louis rookie Michael Wacha recovered from a wild start and Allen Craig hit a three-run home run for the Cardinals in a 9-2 victory over the staggering New York Mets on Tuesday night.
Jeremy Guthrie limited the Detroit Tigers to a two-run home run by Miguel Cabrera in a 3-2 victory to help the Royals to extend their longest winning streak since they won seven straight in September 2011.
The Kansas City Royals have signed first-round draft pick Hunter Dozier for $2.2 million.
Cardinals question final out in 4-2 loss to Reds on Saturday in Cincinnati.
Ervin Santana pitched seven snappy innings and the Royals finally gave him enough support in a 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
Josh Kroenke said it was hard to let both GM Masai Ujiri, the NBA's executive of the year, and George Karl, the league's coach of the year, get away after a franchise record 57-win season at Denver.
A four-run eighth inning carried Kansas City to a 7-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night and to back-to-back wins for the first time since May 4-5.
St. Louis rookie pitcher Shelby Miller hit his first career home run and pitched six sharp innings, leading the Cardinals over the Arizona Diamondbacks 12-8 Thursday night.
After nearly 50 roster moves and a month of offseason workouts under new coach Andy Reid, the culture of a 2-14 franchise is slowly changing.
Kansas City passed on several players rated more highly by draft pundits to select shortstop Hunter Dozier out of Stephen F. Austin University.
St. Louis, with the best record in the majors, dropped back-to-back games for the first time since April in a 10-3 loss Wednesday to Arizona.