Rangers 2, Royals 1
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Rangers' Delino DeShields homered in the seventh to break a tie. DeShields, who was recalled Thursday from Triple-A Round Rock, walked and doubled before leading off the seventh with his third home run. The loss dropped the Royals to 48-49, the first time the World Series champions have been below .500 since May 15, when they were 18-19. The Royals have lost 13 of 19 games in July.