Kansas City (3rd - AL Central) at Minnesota (5th - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Tue, May 24 - Target Field
First Pitch - 8:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Kansas City 23-211.5313-710-1415-2623-21-0.89
Minnesota 11-33-20.857-144-1922-1917-27-21.48
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Kansas City
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
3BM. Moustakas
Ques Wed
Knee
05/25/16
Moustakas has missed the last two games due to a knee contusion and is questionable to play Wednesday against the Twins.2-0
$+200
2-0
LFA. Gordon
Late June
Wrist
05/24/16
Gordon sustained a broken scaphoid bone in his right wrist and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He is expected to miss three-to-four weeks of action.2-0
$+200
2-0
SPK. Medlen
15-day DL
Shoulder
05/12/16
Medlen is on the 15-day disabled list due to a Grade 1 rotator cuff strain in his right shoulder. He will miss an undetermined amount of time.8-4
$+378
4-7
SPC. Young
15-day DL
Forearm
05/11/16
Young was placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a right forearm muscle strain.9-5
$+407
6-7
RPT. Collins
out for season
Elbow
04/03/16
Collins has been placed on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire 2016 season after undergoing a second Tommy John surgery.24-21
$+253
16-26
SPM. Minor
Late May
Shoulder
04/03/16
Minor has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury. He could return by the end of May.24-21
$+253
16-26
SPJ. Vargas
60-day DL
Elbow
04/03/16
Vargas had offseason Tommy John surgery has been placed on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow injury. He is in danger of missing the entire 2016 season.24-21
$+253
16-26
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPK. Gibson
Late May
Shoulder
05/08/16
Gibson is nursing a right shoulder strain and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. He has started a rehab program and could return before the end of May.5-20
$-1362
16-7
RPG. Perkins
15-day DL
Shoulder
04/11/16
Perkins has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder strain and fraying of the labrum. He suffered a setback in his recovery and there is no definitive return timetable.11-28
$-1585
23-13
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Kansas City Royals are starting to resemble the team that won the World Series last year, while the Minnesota Twins are spiraling out of control. After cruising to victory in the series opener, the Royals vie for their eighth straight win over Minnesota on Tuesday as the American League Central rivals play the second contest of their three-game set.

 
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