Royals fall late against Astros in finale
Four-run seventh inning does in Kansas City against Houston
ASTROS 5, ROYALS 3
Saturday, March 31
The Royals open at home against the Red Sox, beginning at 3:10 CT. Righty Gil Meche will face Boston right-hander Curt Schilling.
Alyson Footer is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.