• Royals activate CF Lorenzo Cain from the DL after month away

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain has been reinstated from the disabled list after missing a month with a left hamstring strain.

  • Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia, right, argues with umpires during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The Angels played the game under protest. The Royals won 7-5. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Scioscia protests Angels’ 7-5 loss to Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Manager Mike Scioscia is not ready to acknowledge his Los Angeles Angels lost Wednesday night.

  • Kansas City Royals' Raul Mondesi takes batting practice before the Royals' baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Mondesi’s bunt single helps Royals beat Angels, 7-5

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Raul Mondesi celebrated an unforgettable 21st birthday.

  • Los Angeles Angels' Johnny Giavotella (12) celebrates with Kole Calhoun (56) during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Giavotella scored on a sacrifice fly by Calhoun. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Skaggs helps Angels beat Royals 13-0

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels provided plenty of run support for Tyler Skaggs in his return to the majors.

  • Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mitch Matthews walked into toward the dormitory as quarterbacks and rookies reported to training camp for the Kansas City Chiefs at Missouri Western State University on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 in St. Joseph, Mo. (Shane Keyser/The Kansas City Star via AP)

    Chiefs quarterbacks report for start of competition

    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Tyler Bray and Kevin Hogan strolled side-by-side toward Scanlon Hall, their home for the next few weeks of training camp, almost as if they had already formed some sort of alliance.

  • Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer bunts during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, July 25, 2016. Hosmer reached second base on a throwing error by Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Hector Santiago on the play. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Four-run first costs Kennedy, Royals in 6-2 loss to Angels

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — By the time Ian Kennedy made the necessary adjustments, the Kansas City Royals were down four runs.

  • Los Angeles Angels right fielder Kole Calhoun leaps into the stands chasing a foul ball hit by Kansas City Royals' Alcides Escobar during the fifth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Pujols drives in 4, Angels beat Royals 6-2

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Albert Pujols drove in four runs, Hector Santiago won his fifth consecutive start and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Monday night.

  • In this Nov. 25, 2014 file photo, people watch as stores burn in Ferguson, Mo. The four Republican candidates in Missouri's gubernatorial primary on Aug. 2, 2016, are pledging an aggressive law-and-order approach, two years after the fatal Ferguson police shooting of Michael Brown prompted widespread protests. But the four candidates aren't focusing on complaints about police discrimination. Instead, their TV ads have shown images of riots while promising to "secure our streets" and "enforce the law." (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

    2 years after Ferguson, recriminations roil governor’s race

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — It has been two years since a white police officer fatally shot black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, touching off days of rioting, but the political repercussions from the incident have only intensified, fanned by a governor’s race in which all four Republican candidates are pledging an aggressive law-and-order approach.

  • Texas Rangers third baseman Jurickson Profar is unable to catch a popup hit by Kansas City Royals' Jarrod Dyson during the third inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

    DeShields homers as Rangers top Royals 2-1

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Delino DeShields is known for his speed, stealing 101 bases in 2012 in the minors, not for his power.

  • Texas Rangers starting pitcher Cole Hamels delivers to a Kansas City Royals batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, July 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Hamels picks up 11th victory; Rangers top Royals 7-4

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Cole Hamels allowed one unearned run in 5 1/3 innings, Nomar Mazara and Adrian Beltre homered and the Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-4 on Saturday night.