Mike Moustakas (thumb) went 0-for-3 in his return to the Royals' starting lineup Wednesday.
Kris Medlen was crushed for nine runs -- six earned -- over two-plus innings Wednesday in a loss to the Nationals.
Mike Moustakas (thumb) hit a game-tying, pinch-hit, two-run single on Tuesday versus the Nationals.
Lorenzo Cain hit a walk-off RBI single to complete the Royals' 7-6, comeback win over the Nationals on Tuesday.
Alcides Escobar went 4-for-5 with an RBI, two runs scored and a steal in Tuesday's win over the Nationals.
Chris Young lasted just 4 2/3 innings Tuesday, allowing two runs on five hits in a no-decision against the Nationals.
Mike Moustakas is absent from the Royals' lineup Tuesday because of a bruised thumb.
Mike Moustakas is out of the starting lineup for the second straight day Tuesday.
Royals 3B prospect Hunter Dozier homered and drove in two runs Monday in a win for Double-A Northwest Arkansas.
Salvador Perez went 0-for-4 on Monday and is in a 2-for-18 slump that's dropped his average to .241.
Luke Hochevar (elbow) will play catch Monday afternoon.
Mike Moustakas is not in Monday's lineup against the Nationals.
Eric Hosmer smashed his fourth home run of the season on Sunday, leading the Royals to a 4-1 victory over the Mariners in Seattle.
Ian Kennedy picked up his third victory of the season on Sunday, punching out six over five-plus innings of one-run ball against the Mariners.
Mike Moustakas went 2-for-4 with his sixth double of the year in Saturday's defeat to the Mariners.