11/02/2015 00:34 EST | Updated 11/02/2016 01:12 EDT

CP NewsAlert: Royals beat Mets in five games to win World Series

NEW YORK — The Kansas City Royals are World Series champions.

Kansas City downed the New York Mets 7-2 in 12 innings on Sunday to win its first league title since 1985.

The Royals took the best-of-seven set 4-1.

More coming.

The Canadian Press