The Kansas City Royals scored five runs in the 9th inning and beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3. The teams split the two games they played. The Tigers are 10-10 and now trail the Royals by a game and a half in the Central Division. The Tigers host the Atlanta Braves for three games beginning Friday night. Alex Gordon hit a grand slam home run off Darin Downs to seal the victory after Phil Coke had walked in a run to break a 3-3 tie.