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

Matchup Details
Thu, Aug 28 - Kauffman Stadium
First Pitch - 8:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Minnesota 58-72-1.0929-3729-3566-5965-65-10.72
Kansas City 72-586.4533-2939-2959-6475-5526.14
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
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
RPS. Downs
15-day DL
Neck
08/12/14
Downs has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a sprained neck.10-5
$+389
7-6
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 - The Kansas City Royals have scored all their runs in the series in their final at-bat and look to finish off a sweep of Minnesota when they host the visiting Twins on Thursday. Kansas City tallied six times in the bottom of the eighth inning in a 6-1 win on Wednesday, one night after Alex Gordon hit a game-winning two-run shot in the bottom of the ninth for a 2-1 victory. The Royals hold a 2 1/2-game lead over the Detroit Tigers in the American League Central.

 
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