Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher James Shields throws a pitch at Yankees Stadium in New York
Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher James Shields throws a pitch in the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York City on July 16, 2010. The New York Yankees defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4.
Home runs by Josh Donaldson in the seventh and Adam Rosales in the eighth rallied Oakland Friday to a 2-1 victory over Kansas City.
Andy Pettitte pitched seven solid innings and Vernon Wells socked a go-ahead homer Saturday in the New York Yankees' 3-2 win over Kansas City.
Jordan Danks hit an 11th-inning home run Monday that gave the Chicago White Sox a 2-1 win over the Kansas City Royals.
Mike Moustakas hit his first home run of the season and drove in three runs Tuesday in Kansas City's 8-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays.
Alex Gordon hit a grand slam in Kansas City's five-run 10th inning Thursday, driving the Royals to an 8-3 win over the Detroit Tigers.
Jose Bautista helped Toronto overcome the loss of shortstop Jose Reyes with a two-run homer Saturday, lifting the Blue Jays to a 3-2 win over Kansas City.
Billy Butler bashed a grand slam and tied a club record with seven RBI Sunday in the Kansas City Royals' 9-8 interleague win over Philadelphia.
Chris Sale fired 7 2/3 scoreless innings and Tyler Flowers homered Monday, boosting the Chicago White Sox over Kansas City 1-0 in the teams' season opener.
The Tampa Bay Rays have traded all-time wins leader James Shields and pitcher Wade Davis to the Kansas City Royals for four minor-league prospects.
Miguel Gonzalez outdueled James Shields Tuesday and Baltimore kept its American League East pennant hopes alive with a 1-0 decision over Tampa Bay.