Astros 13, Royals 4
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — George Springer hit a grand slam and a triple in Houston's nine-run first inning against Edinson Volquez. Springer finished with five RBIs, and Colby Rasmus had four hits, including a homer, scored three runs and drove in two. Marwin Gonzalez, Carlos Gomez, Jason Castro and Rasmus all had RBI singles in the first off Volquez, who retired only three of the 15 batters he faced with 12 scoring.