Tigers end home schedule with 3-2 loss to Royals

Cam Gallagher had a go-ahead, two-run single, Adalberto Mondesi homered and Kansas City edged Detroit 3-2 in the Tigers’ home finale on Sunday afternoon.Alcides Escobar and Rosell Herrera each had two hits and scored a run for the Royals (54-102). Mondesi also had two hits.Brad Keller (9-6) limited the Tigers to one run and three hits in seven innings. Kevin McCarthy pitched a scoreless inning prior to Wily Peralta notching his 13th save, despite giving up a ninth-inning run.Nicholas Castellanos and Victor Reyes drove in the runs for Detroit (63-93). Jeimer Candelario and Niko Goodrum scored the runs.The Royals outhit the Tigers 10-6. The two teams split the four-game series at Comerica Park.Daniel Norris started for the Tigers and tossed five innings, giving up one run on six hits. Drew VerHagen (3-3) gave up two runs on three hits in an inning to take the loss.Kansas City grabbed a quick lead when Mondesi, the second batter of the game, hit his 12th homer of the season to left.The Royals loaded the bases in the third but came up empty when Hunter Dozier grounded into a double play.