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Kansas City Royals
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W:W.Davis(8-2) L:P.Hughes(14-9)
HR: MIN- None KAN- None
Team News
Royals use six-run 8th to beat Twins
Royals eye series win against Twins
Gordon's walk-off blast lifts Royals past Twins
Royals' Ventura to miss start
Royals try to avoid third straight loss in opener with Twins
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Team Leaders
Avg:Alex Gordon.281
HR:Alex Gordon16
RBI:Omar Infante59
SB:Jarrod Dyson29
Wins:James Shields12
Saves:Greg Holland40
ERA:Danny Duffy2.47
Pit KO:James Shields146
League Leaders
Kansas City vs  Minnesota
Avg.263 .279Avg Ag
Runs544 614Runs Ag
HR84 110HR Ag
SB117 84SB Ag
OBP.312 .328OBP Ag
ERA3.54 3.92ERA Ag
Saves42 35Saves Ag
Pit KO942 1065Pit KO Ag
Inverse Matchup

08/27/2014Omar Infante, 2Bsore shoulderOut
08/27/2014Yordano Ventura, SPstiff backOut
08/03/2014Scott Downs, RPstiff neckOut
07/31/2014Eric Hosmer, 1Bstress fracture in right handOut
03/21/2014Luke Hochevar, RPright elbow surgeryOut
Team Injuries

08/27/2014Liam Hendriks, SPRecalled from Omaha (PCL)
08/27/2014Aaron Crow, SPOptioned to Northwest Arkansas (TEX)
08/12/2014Scott Downs, RPPlaced on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 3
08/11/2014Wilking Rodriguez, RPReleased
08/11/2014Jason Adam, SPTraded to Minnesota
08/11/2014Josh Willingham, DHAcquired from Minnesota
08/04/2014Brett Hayes, COutrighted to Omaha (PCL)
08/02/2014Jason Vargas, SPActivated from the 15-day disabled list
08/01/2014Eric Hosmer, 1BPlaced on the 15-day disabled list
07/29/2014Joe Saunders, SPReleased
Team Transactions

Kansas City7458.561--
Detroit7160.5422 1/2
Chicago WSox5972.45014 1/2

Previous ResultsUpcoming Schedule
8/27 - W vs. Minnesota, 6-18/28 - vs. Minnesota, 8:10 PM ET7:10 PM CT6:10 PM MT5:10 PM PT1:10 AM GMT
8/26 - W vs. Minnesota, 2-18/29 - vs. Cleveland, 8:10 PM ET7:10 PM CT6:10 PM MT5:10 PM PT1:10 AM GMT
8/25 - L vs. NY Yankees, 1-88/30 - vs. Cleveland, 7:10 PM ET6:10 PM CT5:10 PM MT4:10 PM PT12:10 AM GMT
8/24 - L at Texas, 1-38/31 - vs. Cleveland, 8:07 PM ET7:07 PM CT6:07 PM MT5:07 PM PT1:07 AM GMT
8/23 - W at Texas, 6-39/1 - vs. Texas, 8:10 PM ET7:10 PM CT6:10 PM MT5:10 PM PT1:10 AM GMT
8/22 - W at Texas, 6-39/2 - vs. Texas, 8:10 PM ET7:10 PM CT6:10 PM MT5:10 PM PT1:10 AM GMT
8/20 - L at Colorado, 2-59/3 - vs. Texas, 8:10 PM ET7:10 PM CT6:10 PM MT5:10 PM PT1:10 AM GMT
8/19 - W at Colorado, 7-49/5 - at NY Yankees, 7:05 PM ET6:05 PM CT5:05 PM MT4:05 PM PT12:05 AM GMT
8/18 - W at Minnesota, 6-49/6 - at NY Yankees, 4:05 PM ET3:05 PM CT2:05 PM MT1:05 PM PT9:05 PM GMT
8/17 - W at Minnesota, 12-69/7 - at NY Yankees, 1:05 PM ET12:05 PM CT11:05 AM MT10:05 AM PT6:05 PM GMT
Full Schedule/Results