The Royals earned another champagne shower at Kauffman Stadium.
Lorenzo Cain sprinted home from first base on Eric Hosmer's single in the eighth inning Friday night, Wade Davis weathered a 45-minute rain delay and a white-knuckle ninth, and Kansas City beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 4-3, to earn its second straight trip to the World Series.
Davis retired Blue Jays star Josh Donaldson on a ground out with runners on second and third to end Game 6 of the American League Championship Series.
The Royals open the World Series on Tuesday night at home against the New York Mets. A year ago, they lost in Game 7 to San Francisco.
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