Royals Game Preview: July 2 vs. Cleveland
Kansas City hosts the first-place Cleveland Indians tonight in the opener of a key A.L. Central series. The first pitch is at 7:10, so come join us or catch the action on (FSKC, Royals Radio Network).
Indians lineup: Brantley – LF, Cabrera – SS, Kipnis – 2B, Swisher – RF, Santana – C, Reynolds – 1B, Giambi – DH, Chisenhall – 3B, Stubbs – CF, Kluber – RHP
Royals lineup: Gordon – LF, Escobar – SS, Hosmer – 1B, Butler – DH, Perez – C, Moustakas – 3B, Lough – RF, Giavotella – 2B, Dyson – CF, Mendoza – RHP
Royals Game Notes (PDF file): Game_80_vs._Cleveland
Royals Trivia Fact: Ohio native David Lough became the fifth Royal to record four extra-base hits in a game on Sunday at Minnesota. He’s the first to do so since Johnny Damon in 2000. The others? Hal McRae, George Brett and Lonnie Smith.