Weekend In Pictures: Wins All Over the Place for Kansas City Teams

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Sep 8, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals first basemen

Eric Hosmer

(35) celebrates with teammates

Billy Butler

(16) and

Alex Gordon

(4) after hitting a three-run home run against the Detroit Tigers during the fifth inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals took two of three games from the first place Detroit Tigers over the weekend. The wins keep the Royals right in the thick of the American League wild card race.

KC starts a critical three-game series in Cleveland to start the week.