Royals' Davies scratched with sore shoulder

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- Kansas City right-hander Kyle Davies has been scratched from his start against the Cleveland Indians because of a sore right shoulder.

Davies was replaced by left-hander Danny Duffy.

The Royals placed catcher Matt Treanor on the seven-day concussion list after he was knocked unconscious in a collision at home plate with the Indians' Matt LaPorta on Saturday. Treaanor was taken to local hospital for a CT scan.

Catcher Manny Pina was callled up from Double-A Northwest Arkansas. Infielder Yamaico Navarro, acquired from Boston for infielder Mike Aviles, has joined the team.