KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Omar Infante led a seven-run charge in the sixth inning to support a strong start by Kris Medlen, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 on Monday night.
CINCINNATI (AP) Brandon Phillips drove in four runs with a home run and a triple during Cincinnati's 10-run sixth inning and the Reds came back from a five-run deficit to snap a nine-game losing streak with a 12-5 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Tuesday:
LET'S GET WILD
The Cubs have won 21 of 26 and can increase their 6 1/2-game cushion in the race for the second NL wild card when they open a three-game series at San Francisco.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- When the Chiefs traded for Alex Smith, one of the reasons general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid were so enamored of him was his vast knowledge of the game.