All-Star catcher Salvador Perez homered, doubled and drove in four runs for Kansas City in a rain-shortened game. Eric Hosmer hit an RBI double and scored twice, and Royals newcomer Brandon Moss had two hits and an RBI.

Jean Segura, acquired by Seattle in a trade with Arizona, hit a two-run homer, double and single. Yovani Gallardo, another Mariners offseason addition, struggled through an inning of work, allowing four runs on three hits.