Today, he is known as Big Exhibition Game James. - USA TODAY Sports
Can we hang the Cactus League banner and just fast forward to the regular season?
It's the Royals and A's at the Phoenix Muni.
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-- Moustakas was a late scratch after fouling a ball of his foot.
-- Escobar was a scratch with "minor back tightness." Dutton tweeted he would be in the lineup if this was the regular season.
-- Somehow, Cain is still in the lineup.
The Royals also played a "B" game this morning against the Rangers. Just for fun, here was the lineup.
I guess it's kind of interesting Dyson is in this one. Word is, Lough is on the bench in the "A" game.
None of the moves are especially noteworthy. Lamb was always going to open in Northwest Arkansas as he continues his methodical rehab from Tommy John surgery.