Minnesota (5th - AL Central) at Kansas City (1st - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Wed, Aug 27 - Kauffman Stadium
First Pitch - 8:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Minnesota 58-73-2.0929-3729-3666-6066-65-9.72
Kansas City 73-587.4534-2939-2959-6575-5625.14
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
1BJ. Mauer
Doub Thurs
Rest
08/28/14
Mauer is not expected to be in the starting lineup Thursday against the Royals as he will likely be given the day to rest.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPM. Pelfrey
out for season
Elbow
08/21/14
Pelfrey is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from surgery on his right elbow and will miss the remainder of the season.46-60
$-527
46-56
Kansas City
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
2BO. Infante
Ques Thurs
Shoulder
08/28/14
Infante is dealing with shoulder inflammation and has missed the last two games. He is questionable for Thursday against the Twins.2-0
$+200
0-2
1BE. Hosmer
15-day DL
Hand
08/24/14
Hosmer is on the 15-day disabled list with a stress fracture in his right hand.19-6
$+1342
10-13
RPL. Hochevar
out for season
Elbow
06/02/14
Hochevar underwent Tommy John surgery to repair a sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and will miss the 2014 season.74-58
$+845
59-66
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - After avoiding their first three-game slide since the beginning of the second half, the Kansas City Royals attempt to start a winning streak when they host the Minnesota Twins in the middle contest of their three-game series Wednesday. Kansas City was held to three hits over eight innings before registering two in the ninth, including Alex Gordon's walk-off two-run homer.

 
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SUNNY 88 °F
Wind: S 14
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