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Kansas City Royals
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Kansas City «1101010318110
Chicago Cubs001002100482
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W:K.Herrera(1-1) L:P.Strop(1-3)
HR: KAN- A.Escobar (2), A.Gordon (6), S.Perez (6) CHC- J.Soler (4), A.Russell (4)
Team News
Royals outlast Cubs
Royals aim to stop slide at Wrigley
A-Rod passes Gehrig, Yankees sweep Royals
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Team Leaders
Avg:Mike Moustakas.322
HR:Eric Hosmer7
RBI:Kendrys Morales37
SB:Lorenzo Cain9
Wins:Jeremy Guthrie4
Saves:Wade Davis7
ERA:Edinson Volquez2.95
Pit KO:Edinson Volquez48
League Leaders
Kansas City at  Chicago Cubs
Avg.282 .244Avg Ag
Runs223 196Runs Ag
HR37 49HR Ag
SB28 36SB Ag
OBP.331 .300OBP Ag
ERA3.53 3.54ERA Ag
Saves14 15Saves Ag
Pit KO317 466Pit KO Ag
Inverse Matchup

Injuries
DatePlayerInjuryStatus
05/17/2015Danny Duffy, SPleft biceps tendinitisOut
05/16/2015Brian Flynn, RPtorn lat muscleOut
05/06/2015Jason Vargas, SPstrained left elbowOut
05/04/2015Erik Kratz, Cbruised footOut
04/14/2015Alex Rios, RFbroken left handOut
04/05/2015Tim Collins, RPleft elbow surgeryOut
03/07/2015Kris Medlen, SPright elbow surgeryOut
Team Injuries

Transactions
DatePlayerTransaction
05/26/2015Brandon Finnegan, RPOptioned to Omaha (PCL)
05/26/2015Jason Vargas, SPActivated from the 15-day disabled list
05/25/2015Alex Rios, RFSent to minors for rehabilitation
05/25/2015Brandon Finnegan, RPRecalled from Omaha (PCL)
05/25/2015Danny Duffy, SPPlaced on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 5/17
05/22/2015Joe Paterson, RPReleased
05/21/2015Erik Kratz, CSent to minors for rehabilitation
05/16/2015Joe Blanton, SPContract selected from Omaha (PCL)
05/17/2015Aaron Brooks, RPOptioned to Omaha (PCL)
05/17/2015Brian Flynn, SPPlaced on the 60-day disabled list
Team Transactions

AL CENTRALWLPCTGB
Kansas City2918.617--
Minnesota2818.6091/2
Detroit2821.5712
Cleveland2225.4687
Chicago WSox2125.4577 1/2

Previous ResultsUpcoming Schedule
5/29 - W at Chicago Cubs, 8-45/30 - at Chicago Cubs, 7:15 PM
5/27 - L at NY Yankees, 2-45/31 - at Chicago Cubs, 2:20 PM
5/26 - L at NY Yankees, 1-56/2 - vs. Cleveland, 8:10 PM
5/25 - L at NY Yankees, 1-146/3 - vs. Cleveland, 8:10 PM
5/24 - L vs. St. Louis, 1-66/4 - vs. Cleveland, 8:10 PM
5/23 - W vs. St. Louis, 3-2 (6th)6/5 - vs. Texas, 8:10 PM
5/22 - W vs. St. Louis, 5-06/6 - vs. Texas, 2:10 PM
5/20 - W vs. Cincinnati, 7-16/7 - vs. Texas, 2:10 PM
5/19 - W vs. Cincinnati, 3-06/8 - at Minnesota, 8:10 PM
5/17 - W vs. NY Yankees, 6-06/9 - at Minnesota, 8:10 PM
Full Schedule/Results