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Kansas City Royals
LAST GAME
Kansas City at Houston - Saturday, June 23, 2018
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
KC 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 2
HOU 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 8 1
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
AL Central W/L
Cleveland 42-33
Detroit 36-41
Minnesota 33-40
Chi. White Sox 25-51
Kansas City 23-53
Team Leaders
HR M. Moustakas 14
Avg W. Merrifield .280
OPS J. Soler .820
ERA J. Junis 4.43
Wins J. Junis 5
WHIP J. Junis 1.23
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 3.58 29
Avg .240 19
OPS .668 29
HR 62 29
SB 36 16
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 5.21 30
WHIP 1.46 29
K 546 30
QS 30 20
Errors 35 8
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
SP
RP
SP
RP
I. Kennedy
W. Peralta
B. Maurer
B. Smith
J. Grimm
Hitters
Pos Player
CF
RF
3B
C
DH
PR-DH
LF
1B
SS
2B
W. Merrifield
R. Herrera
M. Moustakas
S. Perez
L. Duda
*  A. Mondesi
A. Gordon
H. Dozier
A. Escobar
R. Goins
(* - Change In Order)
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Jorge Bonifacio RF Elig Wed - Suspension - 6/21/18 Bonifacio has been suspended 80 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug but is expected to be reinstated Wednesday against the Brewers.
Jorge Soler LF Late July - Foot - 6/17/18 Soler has been placed on the 10-day disabled list after suffering a fracture of the first metatarsal in his left foot. He is expected to be sidelined for a minimum of six weeks.
Cheslor Cuthbert 3B Out indefinitely - Back - 5/19/18 Cuthbert has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a lower back strain and there is no timetable for return.
Bubba Starling CF Early July - Oblique - 6/21/18 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 July.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Blaine Boyer RP Out indefinitely - Back - 5/30/18 Boyer has been designated for the 10-day disabled list due to a lower-back strain and team officials have not provided a timetable for return.
Eric Skoglund SP Early Aug - Arm - 6/20/18 Skoglund has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a Grade 1 UCL sprain in his throwing arm and will be out of action until early August.
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 July - Elbow - 6/21/18 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 beginning of July.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
6/24/18 @HOU L 3-4x 6/23/18
6/25/18 LAA L 3-4 6/6/18
6/26/18 @MIL L 2-6 4/25/18
6/27/18 @MIL L 2-6 4/25/18
6/29/18 @SEA L 2-4 4/11/18
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
6/23/18 @HOU L 3-4x
6/22/18 @HOU W 1-0
6/20/18 TEX L 2-3
6/19/18 TEX L 1-4
6/18/18 TEX L 3-6
6/17/18 HOU L 4-7
6/16/18 HOU L 2-10
6/15/18 HOU L 3-7
6/13/18 CIN L 0-7
6/12/18 CIN L 1-5x
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league