Royals 7, Nationals 6
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Lorenzo Cain capped a three-run ninth inning for the Royals with a two-out single to left, bringing home Mike Moustakas. The Nationals began their 10-game road trip with a three-game sweep in St. Louis and were an inning away from being perfect at the midway point. The Royals (14-12) avoided dropping back to .500.