With the regular season winding down, it's clinching time across MLB. The defending World Series champs have joined Boston and Cleveland in the October mix.
Rosell Herrera hits a grounder passed the third baseman and puts the Royals up 3-0 on the Tigers.
Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam and a two-run homer on his way to a career-high seven RBI, and the Houston Astros clinched a postseason berth by routing the Los Angeles Angels 11-3 on Friday night.
The Gurriel brothers gave opposing teams headaches Friday night, with Toronto's Lourdes collecting two home runs and two RBIs against the Rays and Houston's Yuli collecting two home runs and seven RBIs against the Angels.
Brothers Yuli Gurriel, Astros first baseman, and Lourdes Gurriel Jr., Blue Jays second baseman, both connect on two home runs on Friday night.
Sam Travis and Tzu-Wei Lin hit their first major league home runs and the Boston Red Sox tied a team record more than a century old with their 105th win, beating the Cleveland Indians 7-5 Friday night.