Major League Baseball
TEAMS
Kansas City Royals
LAST GAME
Kansas City at Chicago - Friday, September 22, 2017
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 13 1
CHW 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 7 10 2
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
AL Central W/L
y-Cleveland 96-58
Minnesota 80-74
Kansas City 75-78
Chi. White Sox 62-91
Detroit 62-92
Team Leaders
HR M. Moustakas 37
Avg E. Hosmer .320
OPS E. Hosmer .887
ERA J. Vargas 4.03
Wins J. Vargas 17
WHIP J. Vargas 1.31
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 4.39 23
Avg .261 9
OPS .734 24
HR 184 19
SB 89 10
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 4.59 19
WHIP 1.38 19
K 1147 25
QS 60 22
Errors 74 6
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
RP
RP
RP
J. Hammel
T. Cahill
P. Moylan
R. Buchter
K. Herrera
J. Soria
Hitters
Pos Player
2B
CF
RF
1B
C
C
3B
DH
SS
LF
W. Merrifield
L. Cain
M. Cabrera
E. Hosmer
S. Perez
*  D. Butera
M. Moustakas
B. Moss
A. Escobar
A. Gordon
(* - Change In Order)
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Salvador Perez C Ques Sat - Jaw - 9/23/17 Perez took a foul-tip off his jaw in the last game, leaving his status unclear against the White Sox on Saturday.
Bubba Starling CF out for season - Oblique - 8/26/17 Starling has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with an oblique injury and will miss the remainder of the season.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Ian Kennedy SP Prob Sun - Personal - 9/23/17 Kennedy was away from the team following the birth of his child but is expected to pitch Sunday against the White Sox.
Brian Flynn RP out for season - Groin - 9/2/17 Flynn has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with a left groin strain and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Miguel Almonte RP out for season - Shoulder - 8/22/17 Almonte has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a right rotator cuff strain and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Nate Karns SP out for season - Elbow - 7/20/17 Karns is on the 60-day disabled list after having season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
9/23/17 @CHW L 6-7 9/22/17
9/24/17 @CHW L 6-7 9/22/17
9/25/17 @NYY L 0-3 5/24/17
9/26/17 DET W 13-2 9/6/17
9/27/17 DET W 13-2 9/6/17
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
9/22/17 @CHW L 6-7
9/21/17 @TOR W 1-0
9/20/17 @TOR W 15-5
9/19/17 @TOR L 2-5
9/17/17 @CLE L 2-3
9/16/17 @CLE L 4-8
9/15/17 @CLE W 4-3
9/14/17 @CLE L 2-3x
9/13/17 CHW L 3-5
9/12/17 CHW W 4-3
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league