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Kansas City Royals
LAST GAME
Kansas City at Chicago - Friday, August 17, 2018
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 1
CHW 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 0 9 10 0
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
AL Central W/L
Cleveland 70-51
Minnesota 58-63
Detroit 50-73
Chi. White Sox 45-76
Kansas City 37-85
Team Leaders
HR S. Perez 21
Avg W. Merrifield .303
OPS W. Merrifield .795
ERA J. Junis 4.76
Wins D. Duffy 7
WHIP J. Junis 1.32
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 3.69 29
Avg .241 23
OPS .676 28
HR 104 28
SB 66 10
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 5.32 30
WHIP 1.49 29
K 870 29
QS 43 23
Errors 54 7
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
SP
J. Junis
T. Hill
J. Adam
B. Smith
Hitters
Pos Player
CF
LF
DH
1B
2B
RF
3B
SS
C
W. Merrifield
A. Gordon
S. Perez
L. Duda
R. Herrera
J. Bonifacio
H. Dozier
A. Escobar
D. Butera
(* - 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 - 8/18/18 Duffy 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 Early Sept - Oblique - 8/16/18 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 beginning of September.
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
8/18/18 @CHW L 3-9 8/17/18
8/19/18 @CHW L 3-9 8/17/18
8/20/18 @TB L 3-5 5/16/18
8/21/18 @TB L 3-5 5/16/18
8/22/18 @TB L 3-5 5/16/18
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
8/17/18 @CHW L 3-9
8/16/18 TOR W 6-2
8/15/18 TOR L 5-6
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
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league