Braves 5, Royals 4
ATLANTA — Troy Glaus hit a leadoff homer in the ninth inning as the Braves won their fourth straight. Brian McCann also homered for Atlanta, which has won 13 of its past 14 at home to improve to 23-7 at Turner Field. The Braves moved 1½ games ahead of the second-place Mets in the NL East. Glaus' 14th homer of the season came off Robinson Tejeda.