Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer, third baseman Mike Moustakas and outfielder Lorenzo Cain were among nine free agents.
Paulo Orlando hit a two-run homer, his first of the season, as the Kansas City Royals rallied from a three-run deficit to beat Detroit 7-4 .
The Tigers have lost eight straight and dropped to 4-21 in September.
The New York Yankees rolled over the Kansas City Royals 11-3 Monday.
Kansas City outfielder Alex Gordon hits baseball’s 5,964th homer, breaking majors’ season record.
The Royals hit three homers and got two spectacular defensive plays in a 7-6 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday afternoon.
Cain fouled off another pitch, then drove a fastball over Bryan Buxton and off the center-field wall.
The Indians completed a three-game shutout sweep over the Royals with a 12-0 win on Sunday.
The Royals fell eight games back in the AL Central and were shut out for the second straight night.
Three relievers finished the eight-hitter for the AL Central leaders.
Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer lifting the Royals over the Colorado Rockies 6-4 on Wednesday night.
Danny Duffy and four relievers combined on a two-hitter, helping the Kansas City Royals hold off the Colorado Rockies 3-2.
The Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-4 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
The Kansas City Royals beat the Athletics 7-6 on Wednesday.
The resurgent Baltimore Orioles beat the Kansas City Royals 7-2 Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.