Royals Game Preview: July 6 vs. Oakland
KC hosts Oakland today and we honor the city’s baseball history before the 1:10 start. Members of the Kansas City Athletics will take part in the pregame festivities. The first 10,000 fans will go home with this “Charlie O.” t-shirt!
Athletics lineup: Crisp – CF, Jaso – C, Cespedes – DH, Moss – 1B, Donaldson – 3B, Smith – LF, Reddick – RF, Rosales – SS, Sogard – 2B, Parker – RHP
Royals lineup: Gordon – LF, Hosmer – 1B, Butler – DH, Perez – C, Lough – RF, Tejada – 2B, Moustakas – 3B, Johnson – SS, Dyson – CF, Santana – RHP
Royals Game Notes (PDF file): Game_84_vs._Oakland
Royals Trivia Fact: Billy Butler enters Saturday with 1,035 career hits, one shy of tying Fred Patek for eighth on KC’s all-time list.