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
LFJ. Willingham
Ques Wed
Ribs
09/03/14
Willingham is dealing with soreness in his rib cage and has missed the last two games. He is questionable Wednesday against the Rangers.2-0
$+200
0-2
RPM. Mariot
60-day DL
Hamstring
08/28/14
Mariot has been placed on the 60-day disabled list due to a strained right hamstring.2-3
$-238
1-4
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.76-61
$+607
60-70
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.13-12
$-31
14-10
RPJ. Soria
15-day DL
Oblique
08/10/14
Soria has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain.13-11
$+84
14-9
RPD. VerHagen
out for season
Spine
09/02/14
VerHagen is on the 60-day disabled list due to a stress reaction in his spine.2-0
$+239
1-1
RPL. Putkonen
60-day DL
Elbow
08/28/14
Putkonen is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from elbow inflammation. He has begun a rehab assessment and is hopeful to return before the end of the season.67-56
$-480
66-53
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.76-62
$-349
72-61
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.62-53
$-460
62-50
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.76-62
$-349
72-61
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.76-62
$-349
72-61
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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