Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez celebrates after hitting a two-run home run. (Photo Credit: Associated Press)

  • Kansas City Royals fell 7-2 to Oakland Athletics
  • Salvador Perez tied Johnny Bench's record for homers in a season by a catcher
  • Perez hit a two-run homer in the first inning

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(Photo Credit: AP)

  • Kansas City Royals registered a 6-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs
  • Kansas City Royals hit five home runs in the game
  • Chicago Cubs has lost 11 straight home games