Royals Game Preview: August 19

The Royals are 4-1 on the homestand and looking for a 3-game sweep of Chicago in today’s 1:10 start at Kauffman Stadium.  If you can’t make it to The K, tune in on FOX Sports Kansas City and the Royals Radio Network. 

Lineups:

Chicago:  Wise – CF, Beckham – 2B, Dunn - DH, Konerko – 1B, Rios – RF, Pierzynski – C, Ramirez – SS, Viciedo – LF, Olmedo – 3B, Quintana – LHP

Kansas City:  Cain – CF, Escobar – SS, Gordon – LF, Butler – DH, Perez – C, Moustakas – 3B, Francoeur – RF, Hosmer – 1B, Giavotella – 2B, Guthrie – RHP

Royals Game Notes (PDF file):  Game 120 vs. Chicago

Royals Trivia Fact:  The 1969 Royals finished 10-8 vs. Chicago.  The 10 wins tied the most against any opponent in 1969 (also 10 vs. the Seattle Pilots).

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