"But I'm good," Dyson said after the 6-3 loss. "I'm scarred up a little bit from that chain-link fence. It got me pretty good."
• Royals left-hander Francisley Bueno, who was designated for assignment on June 25, accepted an outright assignment with Triple-A Omaha on Friday.
Bueno is 1-2 through 23 games with one start and a 3.40 ERA for the Storm Chasers this season.
• With the Oakland A's in for a three-game series, the Royals will take the opportunity to salute the Kansas City A's.
On Saturday, the first 10,00 fans will receive a Charlie O T-shirt in honor of the team's former mascot and fans will have an opportunity to take pictures with a Missouri mule, which will be outfitted with Charlie O's original blanket. The Royals will also recognize former Kansas City A's players in a pregame ceremony.
Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. Kathleen Gier is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.