Kansas City (2nd - AL Central) at Detroit (1st - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Thu, Jun 19 - Comerica Park
First Pitch - 1:08 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Kansas City 36-32-0.9618-1618-1632-3238-3011.50
Detroit 36-29-4.0418-1618-1334-2829-36-4.85
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
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
Detroit
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPA. Sanchez
15-day DL
Pectoral
08/26/14
Sanchez is on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained right pectoralis. He suffered a setback during his rehab and there is now no timetable for his return.8-10
$-375
11-7
RPJ. Soria
15-day DL
Oblique
08/10/14
Soria has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain.8-9
$-260
11-6
LFA. Dirks
60-day DL
Back
08/20/14
Dirks is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from back surgery. He suffered a hamstring strain while on a rehab assignment and there is no timetable for his return.71-60
$-693
69-58
RPL. Putkonen
60-day DL
Elbow
08/06/14
Putkonen has been transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list while recovering from elbow inflammation. He has begun a throwing program and is hopeful to return before the end of the season.62-54
$-824
63-50
RPJ. Hanrahan
60-day DL
Elbow
07/22/14
Hanrahan is on the 60-day disabled list as he continues to recover from May 2013 Tommy John surgery. He suffered a setback during his rehab and is not expected to pitch this season.57-51
$-804
59-47
SSJ. Iglesias
out for season
Leg
06/04/14
Iglesias is on the 60-day disabled list with stress fractures in both legs. He will miss the entire 2014 season.71-60
$-693
69-58
RPB. Rondon
out for season
Elbow
04/08/14
Rondon is on the 60-day disabled list following Tommy John surgery to repair a torn UCL. He will miss the 2014 season.71-60
$-693
69-58
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Kansas City Royals are enjoying their longest winning streak in 20 years and look to stretch it to 11 contests when they conclude their four-game series against the host Detroit Tigers on Thursday afternoon. Kansas City won a 2-1 squeaker on Wednesday after rolling up 11 runs in each of the first two games of the set to open up a 1 1/2-game lead over the Tigers in the American League Central. Kansas City’s winning streak is its longest since stringing together 14 straight victories in 1994.

 
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