Royals Game Preview: July 7 vs. Oakland
KC hosts Oakland today in the final home game before the All-Star Break. The Royals leave after today’s game for a seven-game trip to New York and Cleveland. Let’s take a look at the lineups for the 1:10 start (FSKC and the Royals Radio Network).
Athletics lineup: Crisp – DH, Lowrie – SS, Donaldson – 3B, Cespedes – LF, Moss – 1B, Jaso – C, Reddick – RF, Young – CF, Sogard – 2B, Griffin – RHP
Royals lineup: Gordon – LF, Tejada – 2B, Hosmer – 1B, Butler – DH, Cain – RF, Moustakas – 3B, Kottaras – C, Johnson – SS, Dyson – CF, Mendoza – RHP
Royals Game Notes (PDF file): Game #85 vs Oakland
Royals Trivia Fact: Aaron Crow picked up his sixth win of the year yesterday. He’s tied with Washington’s Tyler Clippard for first among MLB relievers.