Kansas City Royals pitcher Wade Davis throws to a batter in the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, Aug. 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

Royals keep winning

The Kansas City Royals won for the 17th time in the last 20 games.

Miami Marlins' Adeiny Hechavarria (3) is tagged out at second base by Kansas City Royals second baseman Chris Getz (17) after attempting to stretch a hit into a double in the third inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, Aug. 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

Royals activate Chris Getz

Chris Getz came off the 15-day disabled list and played Monday night against the Miami Marlins.