D'backs 3, Royals 2
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Ian Kennedy pitched six strong innings and Xavier Nady hit an RBI double for Arizona. Kennedy is 7-1 with a 2.16 ERA in his past 13 starts. The Diamondbacks scored three on four hits in the fifth against Jeff Francis. Nady's double down the leftfield line scored Wily Mo Pena with the first run. Willie Bloomquist, who played last year for the Royals, singled home Miguel Montero with the second run. Ryan Roberts' sacrifice bunt scored Nady with the final run.