The Royals have an ace.
Do you have any idea how fun it is to see those words written out in front of me?
Suddenly, if Kansas City can beat Danny Duffy and then defeat Anibal Sanchez, who has an ERA of nearly 6.50 tomorrow, the Royals will be back to .500. Tonight will not be easy, though, as Detroit will throw its own ace in Justin Verlander.
Here is the lineup. Tonight, Kansas City looks to win its eighth game in the last 10:
#Royals lineup pic.twitter.com/HaxkabIIKb— Jeffrey Flanagan (@FlannyMLB) August 16, 2016
For the Tigers, Miguel Cabrera is out with a biceps strain.