Baltimore Orioles (62-62) vs. Kansas City Royals (76-48), Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Mo., 8:10 p.m.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. –- The sixth inning turned in seemingly an instant. Seven straight two-out hits and seven runs changed a winnable game into an impossible obstacle.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Steve Pearce took a flight from Baltimore this morning, and he was activated from the disabled list. Pearce had been out since July 19 with a strained left oblique muscle.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – As expected, the Orioles placed J.J. Hardy on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left groin.