The Rays led 5-3 after top prospect Wil Myers hit a grand slam for his first career home run in the sixth.
Alejandro De Aza drove in Jordan Danks with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning.
After a pair of losses this week the Rossville Rattlers returned to the win column with a victory over the KC Barnstormers.
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.
New Jersey state police say a mechanical problem is to blame for the dirt-track racing crash that killed NASCAR driver Jason Leffler last week.
Mario Chalmers scored 14 points including a buzzer-beater three-pointer to end the third quarter as the Miami Heat clinched the NBA championship over the San Antonio Spurs.
Kansas senior Andrea Geubelle won Thursday’s triple jump title at the U.S. Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, IA.
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.
It’s unlikely that anyone other than the president could have trumped the fanfare that surrounded Andrew Wiggins’ first public appearance in Lawrence.