Major League Baseball marked the official start of All-Star Balloting for the 86th All-Star Game, which will be held on Tuesday, July 14th at Great American Ball Park, the home of the Reds on Wednesda
The A's purchased the contract of infielder Max Muncy from Triple-A Nashville to take Ben Zobrist's place on the 25-man roster.
Ike Davis, who had a 2.25 ERA at Arizona State, retired Collin Cowgill, C.J. Cron and Chris Iannetta on ground balls while throwing just nine pitches.
The Royals overcame five ejections to beat the A's on Sunday afternoon.