Omar Infante’s RBI sac-fly in the top of the 10th lifted the Royals to a 2-1 win over the Tigers at Comerica Park in the rubber match of their three-game series last night.
Angel Nesbitt was tagged with the loss.
The game was delayed one-hour and 43 minutes due to rain in the bottom of the ninth.
Alex Gordon had an RBI double, while reliever Jason Frasor picked up his first win.
Greg Holland got his sixth save working out of a bases load jam in the bottom of the 10th.
Kansas City is now a game-and-a-half ahead of Detroit in the AL Central.
The Tigers are off today before opening a three-game series with the Twins tomorrow at Comerica Park.
Alfredo Simon goes after his fifth win for Detroit. He’s 4-and-1 with a 3.44 ERA in six starts this season.
Kyle Gibson starts for Minnesota. He’s 3-and-2. The Twins come in 18-and-14.
New York Yankees 6, Baltimore Orioles 2
Boston Red Sox 6, Toronto Blue Jays 3
Cleveland Indians 8, Minnesota Twins 2
Texas Rangers 2, Tampa Bay Rays 1
New York Mets 7, Philadlephia Phillies 4
Pittsburgh Pirates 4, St. Louis Cardinals 3
Chicago White Sox 4, Cincinnati Reds 3
Milwaukee Brewers 3, Chicago Cubs 2 (11 innings)
Los Angeles Angels 3, Houston Astros 1
San Francisco Giants 3, Miami Marlins 2
Seattle Mariners 4, Oakland Athletics 3
Los Angeles Dodgers 9, Colorado Rockies 5
Arizona Diamondbacks 2, San Diego Padres 1
Kansas City Royals 2, Detroit Tigers 1 (10 innings)
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports