Mariners 2, Royals 1
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Rookie Roenis Elias pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Mike Zunino homered and the Mariners completed a three-game sweep. Elias, a 25-year-old left-hander from Cuba, improved to 4-1 in June. Zunino hit his ninth home run, tops among AL catchers. The former Gator connected off Yordano Ventura leading off the seventh to break a tie at 1.