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Major League Baseball
TEAMS
Kansas City Royals
LAST GAME
Kansas City at Detroit - Saturday, April 21, 2018
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 4 11 1
DET 1 0 2 0 3 1 3 2 12 16 1
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
AL Central W/L
Minnesota 8-6
Cleveland 10-8
Detroit 9-10
Chi. White Sox 4-12
Kansas City 4-15
Team Leaders
HR M. Moustakas 5
Avg M. Moustakas .325
OPS M. Moustakas .949
ERA J. Junis 2.02
Wins J. Junis 3
WHIP J. Junis 0.75
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 3.16 28
Avg .241 13
OPS .657 25
HR 13 27
SB 4 26
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 5.31 27
WHIP 1.42 25
K 134 28
QS 9 7
Errors 13 24
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
RP
RP
SP
D. Duffy
T. Hill
K. McCarthy
B. Boyer
J. Grimm
B. Smith
Hitters
Pos Player
LF
2B
3B
1B
RF
DH
CF
SS
C
J. Jay
W. Merrifield
M. Moustakas
L. Duda
J. Soler
C. Cuthbert
A. Almonte
A. Escobar
D. Butera
(* - Change In Order)
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jorge Bonifacio RF Elig June 26 - Suspension - 4/4/18 Bonifacio has been suspended 80 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug but is expected to be reinstated June 26 against the Brewers.
Alex Gordon LF Ques Tues - Hip - 4/19/18 Gordon is on the 10-day disabled list due to a left hip labral tear. Barring any setbacks, he is lining up to be activated at some point during the upcoming homestand series that begins Tuesday.
Salvador Perez C Ques Tues - Knee - 4/21/18 Perez is on the 10-day disabled list due to a Grade 2 MLC tear in his left knee but is lining up to be activated as early as Tuesday for the game against the Brewers.
Adalberto Mondesi SS Early May - Shoulder - 4/21/18 Mondesi has landed on the 10-day disabled list with right shoulder impingement syndrome and is likely to be out of action until the start of May.
Bubba Starling CF Early May - Oblique - 4/21/18 Starling has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and is expected to be out of game action until the early part of May.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Nate Karns SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 4/16/18 Karns has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a right elbow injury and it is unknown when he will be activated.
Jesse Hahn SP Late May - Elbow - 4/5/18 Hahn has landed on the 60-day disabled list with a UCL sprain in his right elbow and is likely to stay on the DL until at least the end of May.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
4/22/18 @DET L 4-12 4/21/18
4/24/18 MIL W 3-2 6/18/15
4/25/18 MIL W 3-2 6/18/15
4/26/18 CHW L 3-4 3/31/18
4/27/18 CHW L 3-4 3/31/18
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
4/21/18 @DET L 4-12
4/20/18 @DET W 3-2
4/20/18 @DET L 2-3x
4/18/18 @TOR L 5-15
4/17/18 @TOR L 4-5x
4/17/18 @TOR L 3-11
4/14/18 LAA L 3-5
4/13/18 LAA L 4-5
4/12/18 LAA L 1-7
4/11/18 SEA L 2-4
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league