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Here is how John Gibbons lines up his hitters in a must-win situation against right-hander Yordano Ventura in Game Six of the American League Championship Series.

LF Ben Revere

3B Josh Donaldson

RF Jose Bautista

DH Edwin Encarnacion

1B Chris Colabello

SS Troy Tulowitzki

C Russell Martin

CF Kevin Pillar

2B Ryan Goins

Edwin Encarnacion is 1-for-3 in his career against Yordano Ventura with two walks and a pair of hits in Game Two. Jose Bautista is 3-for-5 with a home run. Josh Donaldson is 1-for-6 with a home run, walk, and strikeout. Chris Colabello is 1-for-6 with three strikeouts. Ben Revere is hitless in four trips, Kevin Pillar hitless in three, and Ryan Goins hitless in two. Troy Tulowitzki singled and doubled in three plate appearances in Game Two, his first exposure to Ventura.

Ned Yost has his lineup on auto-pilot against left-hander David Price. In three games against Price this year, the Royals have yet to draw a walk, but they have hit .270 compared to the league as a whole hitting .236 against him.

SS Alcides Escobar

2B Ben Zobrist

CF Lorenzo Cain

1B Eric Hosmer

DH Kendrys Morales

3B Mike Moustakas

C Salvador Perez

LF Alex Gordon

RF Alex Rios

Alex Rios has had the most career success against Price in his career, hitting .400/. 455/.800 with two home runs, four doubles, and a triple in 33 plate appearances. Kendrys Morales has had less success, hitting .238/.274/.238 in 22 plate appearances. Lorenzo Cain is 4-for-11 with a home run. Ben Zobrist is 2-for-6 with a double. Alex Gordon is 3-for-14 with a double plus the big double in Game Two. Eric Hosmer is 2-for-11. Salvador Perez is 3-for-9 with a home run. Alcides Escobar is 2-for 7, Mike Moustakas is 1-for-7.

First pitch is at 7:07 on Fox Sports 1.