Worth noting

Worth noting

• The 12-inning, 4-3 victory the Royals pulled out on Saturday marked their 39th one-run game this season, as well as the 39th for the Mets. The two teams are the Major League leaders in one-run games. Saturday's win put the Royals at 22-17 and the Mets at 18-21.

It was the Royals' ninth straight victory in a one-run game.

Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.