Salvador Perez tapped his bat twice on the plate to make sure it wasn't cracked, then sent the next pitch he saw from Toronto reliever T.J. Zeuch into the left-field fountains, breaking open a scoreless game and sending the Kansas City Royals to a 2-0 victory over the Blue Jays on Sunday. Brady Singer kept the Blue Jays off the board through six innings.
Tampa Bay Rays (8-8) vs. Kansas City Royals (9-5) Kansas City, Kansas; Monday, 8:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Rays: Josh Fleming (0-1, 1.80 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, 2 strikeouts) Royals: Danny Duffy (2-0, . ERA, 1.17 WHIP, 11 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Royals -111, Rays +101; over/under is 7 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Kansas City Royals host the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday.
Condensed Game: Brady Singer pitched six scoreless innings and Salvador Perez hit a late two-run homer to lead the Royals to a 2-0 win