If the Royals win, they get homefield advantage throughout the playoffs. They also get it if the Blue Jays lose today in Tampa Bay.
Lorenzo Cain is the only Royals regular out of the lineup. The Twins are resting numerous players, including Joe Mauer, Trevor Plouffe, and Brian Dozier.
The Royals are also vying for win #95 on the season, which honestly just sounds so much better than 94.
Johnny Cueto gets the ball for Kansas City in the 2015 regular season finale. It's been a magical ride, and as we sit just four days removed from the first playoff game at Kauffman Stadium, today is the day the Royals turn the page and officially begin pursuit of a world title.