Royals Game Preview: September 13 at Detroit
The Royals continue their playoff quest tonight at division-leading Detroit.
Pitching matchup: LHP Bruce Chen (7-2) vs. RHP Justin Verlander (12-11)
Lineups: Kansas City: Gordon – LF, Bonifacio – 2B, Hosmer – 1B, Butler – DH, Perez – C, Moustakas – 3B, Lough – RF, Escobar – SS, Dyson – CF, Chen – LHP
Detroit: Jackson – CF, Hunter – RF, Cabrera – 3B, Fielder – 1B, Martinez – DH, Dirks – LF, Infante – 2B, Avila – C, Iglesias – SS, Verlander – RHP
Radio: Royals Radio Network (610 Sports in KC)
TV: FOX Sports Kansas City
Royals Game Notes (PDF file): Game #147 @ Detroit
Trivia Note: Bruce Chen won his last start, becoming the first MLB pitcher this season to win at least 4 times as a starter and 3 or more times in a relief role.