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Kansas City Royals
LAST GAME
Kansas City at Detroit - Saturday, September 22, 2018
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 6 0
DET 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 5 12 0
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
AL Central W/L
y-Cleveland 86-68
Minnesota 71-82
Detroit 63-92
Chi. White Sox 61-93
Kansas City 53-102
Team Leaders
HR S. Perez 27
Avg W. Merrifield .304
OPS W. Merrifield .810
ERA J. Junis 4.42
Wins D. Duffy 8
WHIP J. Junis 1.27
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 3.92 26
Avg .245 18
OPS .697 25
HR 148 25
SB 102 6
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 5.02 29
WHIP 1.47 29
K 1111 29
QS 60 20
Errors 71 7
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
J. Junis
J. Newberry
J. Hammel
Hitters
Pos Player
2B
SS
LF
DH
1B
3B
CF
RF
C
W. Merrifield
A. Mondesi
A. Gordon
S. Perez
R. O'Hearn
H. Dozier
B. Goodwin
B. Phillips
M. Viloria
(* - Change In Order)
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Bubba Starling CF Late Sept - Oblique - 9/10/18 Starling has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and a dislocated finger. He is expected to be held out of action until at least the end of September.
Jorge Soler LF out for season - Foot - 9/2/18 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 miss the remainder of the season.
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 out for season - Shoulder - 9/5/18 Duffy sustained a left shoulder impingement and is expected to be shut down for 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 out for season - Elbow - 8/26/18 Hahn has landed on the 60-day disabled list as he underwent season-ending UCL surgery to fix a sprain in his right elbow.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
9/23/18 @DET L 4-5 9/22/18
9/25/18 @CIN L 0-7 6/13/18
9/26/18 @CIN L 0-7 6/13/18
9/27/18 CLE L 1-3 9/5/18
9/28/18 CLE L 1-3 9/5/18
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
9/22/18 @DET L 4-5
9/21/18 @DET W 4-3
9/20/18 @DET L 8-11
9/19/18 @PIT L 1-2
9/18/18 @PIT L 1-2x
9/17/18 @PIT L 6-7
9/16/18 MIN L 6-9
9/15/18 MIN W 10-3
9/14/18 MIN W 8-4
9/13/18 MIN W 6-4
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league