Eric Hosmer's broken bat inifield hit in the 4th inning drove in the only run of the game Wednesday night, giving the Kansas City Royals a 1-0 win over the Detroit Tigers. Annibal Sanchez pitched 7 strong innings but took the loss. The Royals have won the first two games of the series with a final game set for Thursday. The Tigers are now 69-60 with 33 games remaining and trail the Chicago White Sox by three games in the Central Division since the White Sox won in Baltimore Wednesday night. The Tigers and White Sox meet for three games in Comerica Park beginning Friday.