Royals Game Preview: June 1 at Texas (3:05 start)
The Royals play a Saturday afternoon contest today, the second of three at Texas.
James Shields goes to the mound against Blue Springs native and Rangers rookie Nick Tepesch, who is facing KC for the first time.
Royals lineup: Gordon – LF, Escobar – SS, Hosmer – 1B, Butler – DH, Moustakas – 3B, Cain – CF, Lough – RF, Moore – C, Johnson – 2B, Shields – RHP
Rangers lineup: Andrus – SS, Murphy – LF, Berkman – DH, Beltre – 3B, Cruz – RF, Moreland – 1B, Pierzynski – C, Profar – 2B, Martin – CF, Tepesch – RHP
Royals Game N0tes (PDF file): Game_53_Texas
Royals Trivia Fact: Royals reliever Aaron Crow and today’s Rangers starter, Nick Tepesch, were teammates at Mizzou in 2008.