Royals move into first!
KC moved into first place on Monday behind outstanding outings from the four pitchers above: Yordano Ventura, who tossed 6.0 innings, followed by Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and Greg Holland, who went an inning apiece.
Davis has a 17.2 inning scoreless streak, second to Oakland’s Ryan Cook among active streaks. Herrera is right behind Davis, sporting a 17.1 inning streak. Holland has nine saves since July 26 and 35 on the year, just one behind the Major League lead.