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Kansas City Royals

Manager: Ned Yost
GM: Dayton Moore
Name: Kauffman Stadium
Capacity: 40,529
Surface: Grass
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Royals right fielder Alex Gordon is 5-for-7 against Cardinals right-hander Lance Lynn. 05/22/2015 1:24 PM
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Royals closer Greg Holland was not available to pitch on Tuesday due to a stiff neck according to the Kansas City Star. 05/19/2015 11:01 PM
Division Standings
1 Kansas City 40 26 14 .650 - 202 138
2 Detroit 42 25 17 .595 2.0 184 168
3 Minnesota 40 23 17 .575 3.0 183 177
4 Chicago WS 38 18 20 .474 7.0 140 174
5 Cleveland 40 17 23 .425 9.0 172 187
May 22, 2015
Joe Paterson (P) Released by the Kansas City Royals.
May 20, 2015
Greg Holland (P) Missed 1 game (stiff neck).
May 19, 2015
Rafael Furcal (SS) Announced his retirement.
Greg Holland (P) Stiff neck, day-to-day.
May 16, 2015
Joe Blanton (P) Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
Aaron Brooks (P) Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
Brian Flynn (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Brian Flynn (P) Lat injury, 60-day DL.
May 13, 2015
Kelvin Herrera (P) Missed 6 games (suspended by mlb).
May 12, 2015
Aaron Brooks (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Yohan Pino (P) Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
May 11, 2015
Orlando Calixte (IF) Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
Mike Moustakas (3B) Missed 3 games (bereavement list).
May 8, 2015
Drew Butera (C) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Alcides Escobar (SS) Missed 7 games (concussion).
Mike Moustakas (3B) Bereavement list, day-to-day.
Francisco Pena (C) Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
Yohan Pino (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Jason Vargas (SP) Left flexor strain, 15-day DL (retroactive to May 6th, 2015).
Yordano Ventura (SP) Missed 7 games (suspended by mlb).
May 7, 2015
Drew Butera (C) Acquired from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
Tim Collins (P) Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (tommy john surgery).
Brandon Finnegan (P) Optioned to Northwest Arkansas (AA).
Kelvin Herrera (P) Suspended by the MLB for 6 games.
Luke Hochevar (P) Missed 27 games (tommy john surgery).
May 6, 2015
Lorenzo Cain (CF) Missed 2 games (suspended by mlb).
Erik Kratz (C) Foot injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to May 4th, 2015).
Francisco Pena (C) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
May 5, 2015
Greg Holland (P) Missed 16 games (pectoral muscle injury).
Yohan Pino (P) Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
May 2, 2015
Edinson Volquez (SP) Missed 5 games (suspended by mlb).
May 1, 2015
Orlando Calixte (IF) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Alcides Escobar (SS) Concussion, 7-day DL (retroactive to April 30th, 2015).
Apr 30, 2015
Alcides Escobar (SS) Facial injury, day-to-day.
Apr 26, 2015
Aaron Brooks (P) Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
Aaron Brooks (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Apr 25, 2015
Lorenzo Cain (CF) Suspended by the MLB for 2 games.
Yordano Ventura (SP) Suspended by the MLB for 7 games.
Edinson Volquez (SP) Suspended by the MLB for 5 games.
Apr 24, 2015
Orlando Calixte (IF) Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
Brandon Finnegan (P) Recalled from Northwest Arkansas (AA).
Omar Infante (2B) Missed 4 games (strained left groin).
Batting Avg.

Mike Moustakas KC - .342
Eric Hosmer KC - .321
Lorenzo Cain KC - .306
Alcides Escobar KC - .295
Kendrys Morales KC - .294
Runs Batted In

Eric Hosmer KC - 30
Alex Gordon KC - 21
Lorenzo Cain KC - 19
Home Runs

Danny Duffy KC - 30
Chris Young KC - 21
Ryan Madson KC - 20

Edinson Volquez KC - 2.74
Yordano Ventura KC - 4.56
Jeremy Guthrie KC - 4.75

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