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Major League Baseball
TEAMS
Kansas City Royals
LAST GAME
Toronto at Kansas City - Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TOR 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 6 6 0
KC 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 12 0
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
AL Central W/L
Cleveland 68-51
Minnesota 55-63
Detroit 50-70
Chi. White Sox 43-76
Kansas City 36-83
Team Leaders
HR S. Perez 19
Avg W. Merrifield .299
OPS W. Merrifield .785
ERA J. Junis 4.82
Wins D. Duffy 7
WHIP J. Junis 1.31
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 3.66 30
Avg .240 24
OPS .674 28
HR 100 28
SB 66 8
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 5.32 30
WHIP 1.49 29
K 848 29
QS 43 22
Errors 53 7
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
RP
H. Fillmyer
J. Adam
B. Boyer
T. Hill
Hitters
Pos Player
2B
LF
C
RF
DH
1B
CF
3B
SS
W. Merrifield
A. Gordon
S. Perez
J. Bonifacio
R. Herrera
H. Dozier
B. Phillips
A. Escobar
A. Mondesi
(* - Change In Order)
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Brian Goodwin LF Late Aug - Groin - 8/13/18 Goodwin is on the 10-day disabled list with a left groin strain and it is unclear if he will return by the end of August.
Bubba Starling CF Late Aug - Oblique - 7/19/18 Starling has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and a dislocated finger. He is expected to miss an additional six weeks.
Jorge Soler LF Late Aug - Foot - 8/12/18 Soler has been placed on the 60-day disabled list after suffering a fracture of the first metatarsal in his left foot. He is expected to be sidelined until at least the latter part of August.
Cheslor Cuthbert 3B Out indefinitely - Back - 7/31/18 Cuthbert has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with a lower-back strain. He suffered a setback in his recovery and there is no timetable for return.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Danny Duffy SP Late Aug - Shoulder - 8/13/18 Duffy is is on the 10-day disabled list due to a left shoulder impingement but team officials expected him to return to the starting rotation by the latter part of August.
Ian Kennedy SP Late Aug - Oblique - 8/11/18 Kennedy has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain but is expected to return to the starting rotation by the latter part of August.
Eric Skoglund SP out for season - Arm - 8/3/18 Skoglund has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a Grade 1 UCL sprain in his throwing arm. He suffered a setback in his recovery and is likely to miss the remainder of the season.
Nate Karns SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 6/2/18 Karns has been moved to the 60-day disabled list due to inflammation in his right elbow. He is without a clear timetable for return.
Jesse Hahn SP Early Sept - Elbow - 8/1/18 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 start of September.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
8/15/18 TOR L 5-6 8/14/18
8/16/18 TOR L 5-6 8/14/18
8/17/18 @CHW L 4-6 8/2/18
8/18/18 @CHW L 4-6 8/2/18
8/19/18 @CHW L 4-6 8/2/18
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
8/14/18 TOR L 5-6
8/13/18 TOR W 3-1
8/12/18 STL L 2-8
8/11/18 STL L 3-8
8/10/18 STL L 0-7
8/8/18 CHC W 9-0
8/7/18 CHC L 0-5
8/6/18 CHC L 1-3
8/5/18 @MIN L 5-6
8/4/18 @MIN L 2-8
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league