Major League Baseball
TEAMS
Kansas City Royals
LAST GAME
Kansas City at Tampa Bay - Monday, August 20, 2018
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
TB 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 0
Boxscore
LATEST TEAM NUMBERS
Division Standings
AL Central W/L
Cleveland 72-52
Minnesota 59-65
Detroit 51-74
Chi. White Sox 47-77
Kansas City 38-87
Team Leaders
HR S. Perez 21
Avg W. Merrifield .303
OPS W. Merrifield .795
ERA J. Junis 4.76
Wins D. Duffy 7
WHIP J. Junis 1.32
Offense
  Season Stats Rank
Runs/G 3.67 30
Avg .240 26
OPS .675 28
HR 108 27
SB 70 8
Defense
  Season Stats Rank
ERA 5.28 30
WHIP 1.49 29
K 899 29
QS 43 24
Errors 54 7
Lineup - Last Game
Pitchers
Pos Player
SP
RP
RP
RP
J. Lopez
J. Newberry
T. Hill
B. Maurer
Hitters
Pos Player
2B
LF
C
1B
RF
DH
PH-DH
3B
CF
SS
W. Merrifield
A. Gordon
S. Perez
L. Duda
J. Bonifacio
R. O'Hearn
*  A. Mondesi
R. Herrera
B. Phillips
A. Escobar
(* - Change In Order)
Injuries
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Brian Goodwin LF Late Aug - Groin - 8/13/18 Goodwin is on the 10-day disabled list with a left groin strain and it is unclear if he will return by the end of August.
Bubba Starling CF Late Aug - Oblique - 7/19/18 Starling has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and a dislocated finger. He is expected to miss an additional six weeks.
Jorge Soler LF Late Aug - Foot - 8/12/18 Soler has been placed on the 60-day disabled list after suffering a fracture of the first metatarsal in his left foot. He is expected to be sidelined until at least the latter part of August.
Cheslor Cuthbert 3B Out indefinitely - Back - 7/31/18 Cuthbert has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with a lower-back strain. He suffered a setback in his recovery and there is no timetable for return.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Danny Duffy SP Late Aug - Shoulder - 8/18/18 Duffy is on the 10-day disabled list due to a left shoulder impingement, but team officials expected him to return to the starting rotation by the latter part of August.
Ian Kennedy SP Early Sept - Oblique - 8/16/18 Kennedy has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain but is expected to return to the starting rotation by the beginning of September.
Eric Skoglund SP out for season - Arm - 8/3/18 Skoglund has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a Grade 1 UCL sprain in his throwing arm. He suffered a setback in his recovery and is likely to miss the remainder of the season.
Nate Karns SP Out indefinitely - Elbow - 6/2/18 Karns has been moved to the 60-day disabled list due to inflammation in his right elbow. He is without a clear timetable for return.
Jesse Hahn SP Early Sept - Elbow - 8/1/18 Hahn has landed on the 60-day disabled list with a UCL sprain in his right elbow and is likely to stay on the DL until at least the start of September.
Schedule/Results
NEXT 5 Remaining Games
Date vs Last Meeting
8/21/18 @TB L 0-1 8/20/18
8/22/18 @TB L 0-1 8/20/18
8/23/18 @TB L 0-1 8/20/18
8/24/18 CLE L 2-3 7/4/18
8/25/18 CLE L 2-3 7/4/18
LAST 10 Past Results
Date vs Score
8/20/18 @TB L 0-1
8/19/18 @CHW L 6-7
8/18/18 @CHW W 3-1
8/17/18 @CHW L 3-9
8/16/18 TOR W 6-2
8/15/18 TOR L 5-6
8/14/18 TOR L 5-6
8/13/18 TOR W 3-1
8/12/18 STL L 2-8
8/11/18 STL L 3-8
Legend
w Clinched wild card
x Clinched playoff berth
y Clinched division
z Clinched division and best record in league