Salvador Perez provided the only offense on the night for the Kansas City Royals with a solo home run as the Royals lose in Minnesota.
The Kansas City Royals send Kelvin Herrera to Triple-A Omaha and recall left-hander Will Smith. The team also reinstated Danny Duffy from the 60-day disabled list to Omaha.
The Rays led 5-3 after top prospect Wil Myers hit a grand slam for his first career home run in the sixth.
Eric Hosmer had two of the three total hits for the Royals including a solo HR but that was the lone bright spot for Kansas City in Friday’s series opener against the Chicago White Sox.
The Kansas City Royals signed LHP Sean Manaea who was the 34th overall selection in the 2013 MLB Draft.
Luther “Dummy” Taylor was considered one of the top pitchers in baseball in the early 1900s and is credited for making sign language the universal way to communicate between players and coaches on the diamond.
Michael Brantley’s sacrifice fly capped Cleveland’s three-run eighth inning.
Elliot Johnson had another big game against his former team and Billy Butler provided three RBIs as the Royals earn their 9th victory out of the last ten games.
Elliot Johnson belted a three-run HR off his former teammate Jeremy Hellickson which capped off an 8-run 6th inning in Tampa Bay.
Lorenzo Cain tied the game in the 9th inning with a two-run HR and Eric Hosmer delivered the game-winning RBI single in the 10th to vault the Royals past the Detroit Tigers.