Yost issued a challenge and replay officials in New York overturned Welke's call for the third out of the inning. The Royals struck for seven runs in their half of the third, capped by Omar Infante's grand slam to take a 7-2 lead. Trout and C.J. Cron belted solo shots in the first and second innings, respectively.
The Royals moved to 15-7 on challenges this season.
Jackson Alexander is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.