Royals Game Preview: July 21 vs. Detroit

KC has an opportunity to sweep first-place Detroit today.  It’s a big game and James Shields is on the mound for the 1:10 start.

Pitching matchup:  RHP James Shields (4-6) vs. RHP Doug Fister (7-5)

Lineups:  Tigers:  Jackson – CF, Hunter – RF, Cabrera – 3B, Fielder – DH, Martinez – 1B, Peralta – SS, Dirks – LF, Pena – C, Santiago  – 2B, Fister – RHP

Royals:  Gordon – LF, Hosmer – 1B, Butler – DH, Perez -C, Cain -RF, Moustakas – 3B, Tejada – 2B, Escobar – SS, Dyson – CF, Shields RHP

Radio:  Royals Radio Network (610 Sports in KC)

TV:  FOX Sports Kansas City or MLB.TV

Royals Game Notes (PDF file):  Game_95_vs._Detroit

Royals Trivia Fact:  Royals manager Ned Yost won his 700th career game last night.  He has 243 wins with the Royals, sixth-most among KC managers (Herzog, Howser, Muser, Wathan, McRae).

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