Royals Game Preview: April 30 vs. Rays
Tampa Bay and KC will battle for the first time since the big offseason trade. Two of KC’s acquisitions will be on the field – Big Game James is on the mound and Elliot Johnson is at second base. The 7:10 game vs. the Rays will be on FSKC and the Royals Radio Network.
Tampa Bay lineup: Jennings – CF, Joyce – LF, Zobrist – RF, Longoria – 3B, Loney – 1B, Escobar – SS, Scott – DH, Molina – C, Roberts – 2B, Cobb – RHP
KC lineup: Gordon – LF, Escobar – SS, Butler – DH, Hosmer – 1B, Cain – CF, Moustakas – 3B, Francoeur – RF, Perez – C, Johnson – 2B, Shields – RHP
Royals Game Notes (PDF file): Game_24_vs._Tampa_Bay
Royals Trivia Fact: James Shields left Tampa Bay as the club’s leader in several categories, including wins (87).