Royals Game Preview: September 20
Kansas City wraps up the season series with Chicago tonight. The first pitch is at 7:10, with the contest on FOX Sports Kansas City and the Royals Radio Network.
KC’s 1-9 lineup is the same as last night, with Jeremy Guthrie on the mound.
Kansas City lineup: Bourgeois – CF, Escobar – SS, Gordon – LF, Butler – DH, Perez – C, Moustakas – 3B, Francoeur – RF, Hosmer – 1B, Giavotella – 2B, Guthrie – RHP
Chicago lineup: De Aza – LF, Wise – CF, Dunn – 1B, Rios – RF, Pierzynski – C, Youkilis – 3B, Johnson – DH, Ramirez – SS, Beckham – 2B, Liriano – LHP
Royals Game Notes (PDF file): Game_149_vs._Chicago
Royals Trivia Fact: KC enters Thursday at 11-6 vs. Chicago. The club record for wins for the Sox is 12, set in 1973. The Royals were 12-6 that year. There were many years when the clubs played less than 18 times.