• 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.

  • St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Mike Mayers reacts after allowing a grand slam to Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez, not seen, during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 24, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Billy Hurst)

    Cardinals’ Mayers battered in ML debut; Dodgers win 9-6

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Mike Mayers had one of the worst major league debuts ever, and did it on national TV.

  • Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez watches his grand slam off St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Mike Mayers during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 24, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Billy Hurst)

    Gonzalez, Kendrick homer in Dodgers’ 9-6 win over Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers gave St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Mike Mayers one of the worst major league debuts ever.

  • In this Saturday, July 16, 2016 photo, brothers Montrell White, 22, left, and Edwin White, 18, visit their childhood neighborhood for a potluck organized by young civil rights activists in the Estell Village subsidized apartment complex in the Highland Hills area of Dallas. The Whites say the neighborhood has been overrun with drugs and guns since they were kids. A rag tag group of young activists in this city have tried to raise awareness about the geographical segregation and unequal access to opportunities that continue to dog this city of 1.3 million people. (AP Photo/ Emily Schmall)

    In Dallas, burgeoning movement overshadowed by shooting

    DALLAS (AP) — The leadership of the Next Generation Action Network drove all night from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, arriving in Dallas early on July 7, just hours before the start of their hastily arranged march that ended in the worst attack on law enforcement since 9/11.

  • 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.

  • St. Louis Cardinals' Alberto Rosario, left, grounds out as he is beaten to the bag by Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ross Stripling, center, as Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, right, watches during the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 23, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Leake struggles, Cardinals lose to L.A. to end 5-game streak

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Leake took the blame Saturday night, even though there was plenty to go around.

  • 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.

  • St. Louis Rams give fans 1 more chance to relive memories

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Six months after Stan Kroenke took away their football team, more than 40 former St. Louis Rams players and coaches took to the field Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome for a flag football game.