Royals Game Preview: August 24
A pair of lefties take the hill tonight at Fenway as KC starts a four-game series. First pitch is at 6:10 Central, with the game on FSKC and the Royals Radio Network. Here’s a look at the lineups:
Kansas City: Cain – CF, Escobar – SS, Gordon – LF, Butler – DH, Francoeur – RF, Moustakas – 3B, Pena – C, Hosmer – 1B, Giavotella – 2B, Chen – LHP
Boston: Ciriaco – 3B, Ellsbury – CF, Pedroia – 2B, Ortiz – DH, Gonzalez – 1B, Ross – RF, Lavarnway – C, Aviles – SS, Podsednik – LF, Lester – LHP
Royals Game Notes (PDF file): Game_124_Boston
Royals Trivia Fact: George Brett made his first career start in left field on April 28, 1982 at Fenway Park. Brett played 22 career games in left field, including 19 starts.