Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon hits the ball to left field to score one run in the first inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

Royals over Red Sox

The Kansas City Royals have won 16 of the last 20 games since the All-Star break.