KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over the Cleveland Indians last night. Cain opened the 14th with an infield single and stole second before Aoki delivered the winning hit off John Axford on a full-count pitch with one out. Aaron Crow earned the victory by striking out the side in a perfect 14th.
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians has had his perfect game broken up with a one-out single in the seventh inning by Omar Infante of the Kansas City Royals. Kluber retired the first 19 batters he faced last night before Infante lined a 1-1 pitch into center field for a single.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Kansas City Royals have traded infielder/outfielder Jimmy Paredes to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for cash considerations. Paredes was designated for assignment on July 16th. The switch-hitter was batting .305 with five homers and 36 RBI at Triple-A Omaha.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - Jarrod Lyle shot a 4-under 67 yesterday in the Web.com Tour's Midwest Classic. It's the Australian's first U.S. event since his second bout with leukemia. Lyle had four front-nine birdies in his bogey-free round at the Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate. He was three strokes behind leader Paul Haley II.
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