Chris Carter swatted his 14th home run of the season in a 1-for-4 effort as the Astros downed the Royals 6-1 on Monday.
Jose Altuve walked and hit a solo home run in four plate appearances on Monday as the Astros topped the Royals.
Joe Blanton had a short evening, going only 2 2/3 innings after giving up five runs in Monday's loss to the Astros.
Lance McCullers held the Royals to a lone run in seven innings of work to pick up the win on Monday.
Mike Bolsinger left Monday's start against the Diamondbacks after four innings due to a bout of food poisoning.
Mike Leake gave up seven runs in four innings, taking a no-decision as the Reds slugged their way to an 11-7 victory on Monday against the Twins.
Jedd Gyorko will be recalled prior to Tuesday's game versus the Mariners.
Mike Pelfrey was hammered for eight runs in two-plus innings of work, earning the loss on Monday against the Reds.
Brian Dozier clubbed a three-run home run in a 1-for-5 effort on Monday, but the Twins fell to the Reds.
Eugenio Suarez went 3-for-5 with a double, three RBI, and two stolen bases as the Reds held on to beat the Twins on Monday.
Tyler Matzek has been sent home to take a mental break as he battles control issues.
Billy Hamilton reached base four times and stole four bases in six plate appearances on Monday to help the Reds stave off the Twins.
Francisco Rodriguez kept the Phillies off the board in the ninth inning to pick up his 16th save as the Brewers won 7-4 on Monday.
Sean O'Sullivan didn't have anything working in a loss to the Brewers on Monday, surrendering six runs on 12 hits in five innings.
Jimmy Nelson didn't have his best stuff on Monday, yielding four runs in five innings, but still walked away with a win against the Phillies.