TONIGHT S STARTING PITCHERS: LHP John Danks (6-12, 4.82) vs. RHP Kris Medlen (3-0, 3.51)

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1 Kansas City Royals OFFICIAL GAME NOTES Chicago White Sox Kansas City Royals (82-51) Kauffman Stadium - Friday, September 4, 2015 Game #134 - Home Game #70 Fox Sports Kansas City (HD) & KCSP Radio (610 Sports) UPCOMING PITCHING PROBABLES Saturday, September 5 vs. Chicago White Sox: LHP Jose Quintana (7-10, 3.75) vs. LHP Danny Duffy (7-6, 4.11), 6:10 p.m., FSKC (HD) & 610 Sports Sunday, September 6 vs. Chicago White Sox: RHP Erik Johnson (1-1, 6.46) vs. RHP Johnny Cueto (9-10, 3.04), 1:10 p.m., FSKC (HD) & 610 Sports Monday, September 7 vs. Minnesota Twins: TBA vs. RHP Yordano Ventura (10-7, 4.24), 7:10 p.m., FSKC (HD) & 610 Sports Tuesday, September 8 vs. Minnesota Twins: TBA vs. RHP Edinson Volquez (12-7, 3.53), 7:10 p.m., FSKC (HD) & 610 Sports Wednesday, September 9 vs. Minnesota Twins: TBA vs. RHP Kris Medlen (3-0+ tonight), 7:10 p.m., FSKC (HD) & 610 Sports Tonight s game is being broadcast in Kansas City on KCSP Radio (610 Sports) and the Royals Radio Network with Denny Matthews, Steve Physioc and Steve Stewart, while Don Free serves as the producer/engineer...tonight s game is being televised on Fox Sports Kansas City with Ryan Lefebvre and Rex Hudler on the call...the pre and post-game shows, Royals Live, are hosted by Joel Goldberg and Jeff Montgomery. Royals vs. White Sox KC has won five straight over the ChiSox and are 10-3 this year, including a 6-0 mark here in Kauffman Stadium...dating back to May 21, 2014, the Royals are 21-6 vs. Chicago, 9-1 here...the Royals still trail in the all-time series, , but hold a advantage in Kansas City, in The K. Date Site Score WP LP Att. 4/6 KC W, 10-1 Ventura Samardzija *40,085 4/8 KC W, 7-5 Davis Putnam 23,385 4/9 KC W, 4-1 Volquez Danks 20,236 Chi W, 3-2 (13) F. Morales Petricka 14,218 Chi L, 2-3 Robertson Herrera 20,350 Chi L, 3-5 Danks Volquez 23,317 Chi W, 4-2 Young Samardzija Chi L, 0-2 Danks Volquez 25,701 Chi W, 7-5 (13) Finnegan Jennings 33,559 Chi W, 4-1 Duffy Sale 32,175 8/7 KC W, 3-2 Volquez Danks 36,211 8/8 KC W, 7-6 Guthrie Samardzija *39,302 8/9 KC W, 5-4 Herrera Petricka 35,785 9/4 KC 9/5 KC 9/6 KC Chi Chi Chi LONG NIGHT PAYS OFF--It took 45 minutes and 76 pitches to get through one inning, but by the time 352 pitches and 238 minutes of baseball had been played, the Royals came away with a 15-7 crushing of the Tigers...the win, coupled with Minnesota s loss to the White Sox, upped Kansas City s lead to 13 games in the A.L. Central and six games over Toronto for the best record in the league...detroit jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first, as Edinson Volquez needed 38 pitches to record his first three outs...tigers starter Matt Boyd also needed 38 tosses to navigate his first inning and KC cut the deficit to the Royals then plated four in the second, two more in the fourth, a single tally in the sixth and capped the night with a 6-run seventh to plate 15 runs for the first time since a 16-8 win on July 3, 2011 in Denver...offensive heroes were aplenty, with Kendrys Morales leading the charge with four his and four RBI, upping his season total to 98, while Ben Zobrist contributed four hits from the leadoff spot, stepping in for one night in pace of Alcides Escobar... Lorenzo Cain chipped in with two hits, including a 3-run homer, to extend his career best hitting streak to 11 games...by securing an 82nd win, this 2015 club is assured of being the first-ever in franchise history to never see the.500 mark or below and clinched a third straight winning record for the first time since KC ON THE OFFENSIVE--With 12 runs on Wednesday and then 15 last night, the Royals have plated at least a dozen in back-to-back contests since May 18-19, 1999, when KC scored 13 and 14 in consecutive games vs. Oakland...this also marks the first time the club has reached double-digits in consecutive games since June 6-7, 2014 vs. Detroit (11 in each). TWO OUTS???, NO PROBLEM--The Royals continue to lead the Majors in two-out hitting with a.281 mark, which is 37 points better than the big league average (.244)...KC is slugging at a 436 clip, third best in the Majors, while leading the bigs with runners in scoring position and two away at kc has plated 250 two-out runs, third most in the A.L...a season ago in 2014, Kansas City hit just.236 in two-out situations with 219 total runs...the Royals boast three of the top six individual two-out hitters with Lorenzo Cain (.389) leading the league, followed by Kendrys Morales (.343) in fifth and Eric Hosmer (.333), who is sixth...morales (61), Hosmer (59) and Cain (58) rank third, fourth and fifth, respectively in two-out hits...morales, who is now second in the A.L. in overall RBI (98) has driven more than half of those in with two outs, leading the Majors with 51, shattering Joe Randa s (2000) previous club record of 46. ALL ABOARD!!!--The Cain Train is rolling along as the final month of the regular season takes shape...lorenzo Cain extended his career best hitting streak to 11 games with a 2-hit effort last night, while homering for a second straight game and scoring three times...during this streak, he s upped his season average from.306 to.315, good for seventh in the league...he has hit at a.395 clip (17-for-43) in the 11 games, with 11 runs scored, a double, two homers, 10 RBI and an OPS of THE K IS THE PLACE TO BE--The Royals are bearing down on their all-time single-season attendance record, upping the 2015 total to 2,292,286 with last night s gathering...kansas City has 12 home games remaining and is only 185,414 shy of the all-time record of 2,477,700 in KC has eclipsed the 30,000 mark 50 times this year, posting a ledger in those 30+ attended affairs, while going 13-5 in the 18 home sellouts this year...each game of this weekend series is pushing sellout status...kansas City blew past the 2,000,000 mark in season attendance in the 60th home date on August 14, marking the fastest that KC has eclipsed that milestone, three dates earlier than the 1989 campaign...this is the 13th time in franchise history that Kansas City has drawn at least two million, but the first time in 24 years (1991). TONIGHT S STARTING PITCHERS: LHP John Danks (6-12, 4.82) vs. RHP Kris Medlen (3-0, 3.51) Career Career John Danks vs. Royals Major League Record 6-12 (4.82 ERA) Kris Medlen vs. White Sox Major League Record 3-0 (3.51 ERA) KRIS MEDLEN makes his third start of the year and 10th overall appearance for Kansas City...it s his 162nd all-time outing and 64th start...he takes on the White Sox for the second time, making his first start...kris signed a two-year free-agent contract with KC on December 18, 2014 with a mutual option for the 2017 season, after missing all of 2014 following Tommy John surgery in spring training with Atlanta. ANOTHER W --Kris earned his second win in as many starts and third of the year last Saturday at The Trop, 6-3 over the Rays...he gave up three runs on four hits over 5.1 innings, all three coming across in the fourth inning that gave Tampa Bay a short-lived 3-2 lead...kc rallied for two in the top of the fifth and Kris retired four of the final six hitters and wound up with the win...dating back to his time with Atlanta, Medlen is 11-1 with a 2.40 ERA over his last 13 starts. AMONG THE BEST WHEN HEALTHY--Despite missing a couple of long stretches during his Major League career, Kris has posted numbers comparable to the best pitchers in the bigs when he s been on the mound...dating back to the 2012 All-Star break, Kris has a 2.51 ERA, which is the fifth-lowest among pitchers who have worked at least innings in that span...among that group, he also ranks 15th in WHIP (1.09) and 23rd in opponents batting average (.235). THE LONG ROAD BACK--Kris is making his third start and 10th appearance, since suffering an elbow injury in the spring of 2014 with the Braves...he underwent a second Tommy John surgery on March 19, 2014, missing the entire season as well as the first three-plus months of this year...medlen made his return to the Majors with KC on July 20, tossing 3.1 innings vs. Pittsburgh...he earned his first victory August 18 tossing a scoreless frame in Cincinnati in a 3-1 triumph. ODDITY--Medlen has allowed just two hits with two outs this season as opponents are batting.074 (2-for-27) when down to their final out...however, both two-out hits have left the ballpark as four of the 10 runs he s allowed this season have come with two down...he s allowed a.265 average (17-for-64) with less than two outs. SEPTEMBER STAR--Kris has been an outstanding second-half pitcher in his career, saving his best for the last full month of the regular season...in 21 career outings (11 starts) in September, the righty is 8-1 with a 1.60 ERA (16 ER in 90.0 IP), with 15 walks and 87 strikeouts...his September ERA since 2009 is tops in the Majors among pitchers that have worked at least 90.0 innings, while his.198 opponents average (64-for-324) ranks fifth. VS. CHISOX--Medlen makes his first start and second appearance against the White Sox, previously tossing 3.2 scorelesss innings in relief on August 9 of this year...in that outing, he retired 11 of the 12 hitters he faced, allowing only a walk to Adam Eaton...he s 4-1 with a 2.81 ERA in nine career outings vs. A.L. Central clubs. COMING HOME--Kris makes his second start and fourth outing at The K, earning an 8-3 triumph over the Orioles on August 24...he s posted a 4.85 ERA (7 ER in Medlen vs. White Sox Player AVG. AB H HR RBI Jose Abreu Gordon Beckham Rob Brantley Melky Cabrera Tyler Flowers Avisail Garcia Adam LaRoche Alexei Ramirez Carlos Sanchez Geovany Soto Trayce Thompson Medlen s 2015 appearances Last 5 Relief Outings DATE OPPONENT SCORE IP H R ER HR BB SO TP-K LEFT Toronto ND, Detroit ND, /9 Chicago ND, Cincinnati W, 3-1 (13) Boston ND, Starts 8/24 Baltimore W, Tampa Bay W, Totals % 2015 As Starter % Career Totals IP) here, however he s held the opposition to a.200 batting average, to go with one walk and 13 strikeouts... Medlen is with a 2.53 career ERA in 82 appearances and 31 starts at his home parks. Kris Last Win: August 29, 2015 at Tampa Bay (5.1 IP, 6-3 over Jake Odorizzi) Kris Last Loss: August 23, 2013 at St. Louis (6.0 IP, 1-3 to Adam Wainwright) Kris Strikeout High: 13, September 14, 2012 vs. Washington (7.0 IP, no-decision in 2-1 win over Sean Burnett) Kris Last Complete Game: September 3, 2012 vs. Colorado (9.0 IP, 6-1 win over Tyler Chatwood) - 2nd career Kris Only Career Shutout: August 16, 2012 vs. San Dieog (9.0 IP, 6-0 over Jason Marquis) Kansas City Royals One Royal Way Kansas City, MO Kansas City Royals 2015

2 Pitching Notes Tomorrow s Starter - Danny Duffy = Danny toes the rubber for the second game of this series, getting the nod for his 22nd start of the year...he s 7-6 with a 4.11 ERA this season. = Duff took a no-decision last Sunday in Tampa, tossing 5.0 innings in a 3-2 Royals defeat...he allowed two runs on seven hits and struck out six. = Danny is facing the White Sox for the fifth time this season...he is 1-0 with a 3.74 (9 ER in 21.2 IP) thus far, including a career-best 8.0 innings on July 19, where he allowed just one run...in his career, he s posted a 3-1 record, with a 3.52 ERA (15 ER in 38.1 IP) in eight-career starts against the Sox. = He owns a mark, with a 3.02 ERA (66 ER in IP) against A.L. Central foes in 38 career appearances, including 35 starts. = Over his last 11 starts, Duffy is 5-2 with a 3.08 ERA (22 ER in 64.1 IP)...in his first 10 starts, he went 2-4 with a 5.44 ERA. = He makes his 12th home start of the season, entering with a 4-2 record and a 3.99 ERA, compared to his 4.21 mark on the road...he s 8-14 with a 4.03 ERA in his 38 career starts at The K Pitching Lines G W-L SV SVO ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO OPP AVG Starters Relievers Totals , , Bullpen Totals: 1st Batter Efficiency: 284/389 (73%) Saves/Save Opp: 47/63 (75%) Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 123/34 (28%) Scott Alexander (L) 1st Batter Efficiency: 1/1 Saves/Save Opp: -/- Last Save: none Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: -/ Strikeout High: 1 on 9/2 vs. Detroit September 2 vs. Detroit = Scott made his Major League debut pitching a perfect ninth inning last Wednesday night against Detroit. = He is in his first stint with the Major League club, being called up from Omaha (AAA) on Tuesday...he was selected by KC in the sixth round of the 2010 June Draft. = In 41 outings in Triple-A this year, he posted a 2-3 record, with a 2.56 ERA (18 ER in 63.1 IP), 50 strikeouts and 14 saves. Miguel Almonte 1st Batter Efficiency: 1/2 Saves/Save Opp: -/- Last Save: none Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: -/ Strikeout High: 2 on 9/3 vs. Detroit September 3 vs. Detroit = Miguel made his second appearance last night, tossing a scoreless ninth inning, fanning a pair...he made his MLB debut on Tuesday against Detroit. = He made 17 starts for Northwest Arkansas (AA) this season, before being called up to Triple-A on July 15...in 28 total appearances, including 23 starts, he went 6-6 with a 4.51 ERA (52 ER in IP), 96 strikeouts and 42 walks...he entered this season as the No. 56 and 84 prospect by Baseball Prospectus and MLB.com, respectively. Wade Davis 1st Batter Efficiency: 47/57 Saves/Save Opp: 13/14 (93%) Last Save: Aug. TB (16th career) Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 6/ Strikeout High: 3 (twice, last Cubs) September 3 vs. Detroit = Wade fired another perfect ninth inning last night against Detroit for his 8.0 consecutive scoreless frame...in the stretch, he has allowed just three hits while fanning 12. = When he allowed two runs August 13 vs. the Angels, it was just the second time he s given up multiple runs as a KC reliever...the other was on April 5, 2014 against the White Sox, spanning 114 consecutive appearances...it was the second-longest streak of its type in Major League history (Mike Myers, 126 appearances, ). = Wade had a club record innings without allowing a home run snapped August 1 at Toronto...it was the first homer against him since August 23, = His 16 wins out of the pen since 2014 are the most in MLB...also leads the Majors with an 0.97 ERA (6 ER in 55.2 IP), among pitchers with at least 50.0 innings. = He s holding lefties to a.157 average on the year (17-for-108), fifth among big league pitchers with at least 100 at-bats vs. left-handed hitters. Jeremy Guthrie 1st Batter Efficiency: 1/2 Saves/Save Opp: -/- Last Save: none Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: -/ Strikeout High: 7 on Oakland (start) September 1 vs. Detroit = Jeremy tossed two perfect innings Tuesday night against Detroit, his second outing out of the pen this season...he s made 29 relief appearances all-time, going 1-2 with a 5.37 ERA. = He last start came Aug. 19 in Cincinnati, where he allowed three runs on seven hits over 4.1 innings...he s gone 8-7 with eight quality starts this season. Kelvin Herrera 1st Batter Efficiency: 43/60 Saves/Save Opp: 0/5 (0%) Last Save: Apr. 10, 2013 vs. Min (5th) Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 15/ Strikeout High: 3 (twice, last on Det) August Tampa Bay = Herrera hasn t worked since August 28 in Tampa, due to a case of chickenpox...in that appearance, he allowed a two-out single and struck out a Ray in a scoreless eighth. = Kelvin earned his fourth victory on August 16, recording a scoreless 10th inning vs. the Angels on August 16...his four wins match his total from = He s holding lefties to a.140 average on the year (14-for-100), third among Major League pitchers with at least 100 opponent at-bats by left-handers. Luke Hochevar 1st Batter Efficiency: 27/37 Saves/Save Opp: 1/2 (50%) Last Save: Aug. 11 vs. Detroit (3rd career) Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 16/ Strikeout High: 3 (twice, last on 8/11 vs. Det.) September 3 vs. Detroit = Hoch tossed 2.0 innings for his second-straight appearance, allowing three hits and a run...it was the first time he has tossed multiple innings in back-to-back outings this season and the first since August 22 and 24 of 2013, when he tossed 2.0 and 3.0 innings, respectively. = He picked up his first win in nearly two years on August 19 in Cincy...he escaped a bases loaded jam with an odd double play on a pop-up in the infield and then worked a perfect sixth inning...the win was his first since September 20, also collected his first save on August 11 vs. Detroit, tossing the final 2.2 frames. = Luke had a scoreless streak from June 19-July 26, working 13.2 innings, allowing just six hits, before giving up a season-high four runs July 29 in Cleveland. = He has had great success against the White Sox in his career, posting a 0.98 ERA (2 ER in 18.1 IP) and 19 punchouts in 14 career relief appearances. Greg Holland 1st Batter Efficiency: 33/43 Saves/Save Opp: 29/33 (88%) Last Save: Aug. TB (142nd career) Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 5/ Strikeout High: 3 (3x, last on 8/14 vs. LAA) August Tampa Bay (SV) = Greg cruised through the ninth inning on Friday night in Tampa, fanning two of the three Rays he faced for his 29th save of the year. = He has recorded 142 career saves, fourth-most in franchise history...his 122 rescues since the start of 2013 are second in the Majors, behind only Craig Kimbrel (133). = Greg has been at his best this season when holding a one-run lead, allowing opponents to hit just.158 in 46 plate appearances, with 16 strikeouts and one run allowed. Ryan Madson 1st Batter Efficiency: 41/55 Saves/Save Opp: 2/4 (50%) Last Save: Aug. 9 vs. CWS (54th) Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 18/ Strikeout High: 3 on Min August Boston = Ryan hasn t pitched since August 22 at Fenway Park, when he allowed a two-out homer to Mookie Betts, but retired Pablo Sandoval to end the inning...he has been dealing with arm fatigue. = He s made 44 scoreless appearances this season, including 13 since the All-Star break...he s held the leadoff man to a.195 average (8-for-41) with just one extra-base hit. Franklin Morales (L) 1st Batter Efficiency: 41/56 Saves/Save Opp: 0/1 (0%) Last Save: July 31, 2012 vs. Det (11th) Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 23/ Strikeout High: 3 (2x), last: Bos September 2 vs. Detroit = Franklin tossed a perfect eighth inning on Wednesday against the Tigers...it was his 46th scoreless outing this season and 17th since the All-Star break. = He allowed runs in three of five outings between July 31-August 11 after going 13-straight appearances without giving up a run (June 28-July 29)...he s allowed just one run over his last 10 outings, which spans 10.0 innings (0.90 ERA), while he s held opponents to an.088 average (3-for-34) in that time. Chris Young 1st Batter Efficiency: 9/12 Saves/Save Opp: 0/0 (0%) Last Save: None Last Outing: IP H R ER BB SO Inherited Runners/Runners Scored: 2/ Strikeout High: 9 on 5/1 vs. Det (start) September 3 vs. Detroit (W) = Chris relieved Volquez in the fourth inning last night against Detroit and tossed two scoreless innings to pick up his 10th win of the season...it was his sixth appearance out of the bullpen since May 6...he was a starter from May 10-July 28, going 7-6 with a 3.49 ERA...he s 3-0 with a 1.45 ERA and a.138 opponents batting average (9-for-65) as a reliever. = He pitched back-to-back days in Tampa, tossing a perfect eighth on Sunday...it marked the first time in his career that he has pitched on consecutive days. = Among active pitchers that have thrown at least 1,000 innings, Chris.225 opponents batting average is second to only Clayton Kershaw (.208).

3 Hitting Notes Drew Butera Det Series: 0-for-1 Last Trip: 1-for-3, run Hit Streak: 0 g (0-3) = Drew caught the final two innings last night after playing first base for four innings on Wednesday...it marked his first action in the infield since April 21 as an Angel. = Recorded his second multi-hit game of the year on August 23 in Boston, going 2-for-3 with a double...he hit.280 (7-for-25) in August with a homer and three runs. = Butera was acquired from the Angels on May 7, in exchange for infielder Ryan Jackson...he s thrown out 33.5 percent of would-be basestealers since debuting for the Twins in his percentage ranks eighth among active big league catchers who have played at least 250 games in that span. Lorenzo Cain Det Series: 5-for-12, 6 runs, 2B, 2 HR, 6 RBI, BB Last Trip: 3-for-9, 2 runs, 2 RBI, 4 BB, 2 SB Hit Streak: 11 g (17-43) = Lorenzo had another big night, going 2-for-4 with a three-run homer in the second inning...he extended his hitting streak to a career-best 11 games, passing a 10- game streak at the start of this season...he s batting.395 (17-for-43) during his current streak with a double, two homers and 10 RBI. = He continues to lead the league in two-out hitting with a.389 mark (58-for-149)...he has reached base at a.448 clip with two down, which is third in the A.L., trailing only Mike Trout (.522) and Miguel Cabrera (.453)...batting.404 (19-for-47) against them with five doubles, three homers and 10 runs scored vs. the White Sox this year. = Overall, Cain is fourth in the league with a career-high 86 runs scored, he s also seventh in batting average (.315) and 10th in on-base percentage (.371). = He s hitting.338 (77-for-228) at Kauffman Stadium, the sixth-highest home average in the league...his.561 slugging pct. here is seventh in the Junior Circuit. = Lo collected his 26th steal on Sunday, ranking him second in the A.L...his 54 thefts since the start of 2014 are tied for ninth in MLB with Detroit s Rajai Davis. = He recorded an outfield assist August 24, helping throw out Steven Clevenger at second...his 21 assists since the start of 2013 are tied for 19th in the Majors. Christian Colon Det Series: 2-for-6, 2 runs Last Trip: Did not play Hit Streak: 1 g (2-5) = Christian recorded his fifth multi-hit game of the year last night, recording a pair of singles and scoring twice...it marked his first game with two hits since May 9 at Detroit, while three of his five multi-hit games this year have come at the expense of the Tigers...he s 5-for-15 (.333) when leading off an inning with a.444 OBP. = Colon was recalled from Omaha (AAA) on Tuesday, after spending the first three months of the season in the big leagues...he was batting.281 (54-for-192) with the Storm Chasers with nine doubles, a homer and 17 RBI...had three 3-hit games during the month of August. Cheslor Cuthbert Det Series: 3-for-6, 3 runs, HR, 4 RBI, 2 BB Last Trip: Did not play Hit Streak: 2 g (3-6) = Cheslor singled and collected two walks last night, scoring twice...he hit his first Major League home run Wednesday night, blasting a two-run shot off Detroit reliever Guido Knudson...he s recorded eight RBI in 11 big league games this year...hitting.375 (9-for-24) with a double, triple and homer here at The K. = Cuthbert hit safely in each of his first five MLB games (July 7-26)...recalled from Omaha (AAA) on Tuesday, where he was hitting.277 (110-for-397) with 22 doubles, a triple, 11 homers and 51 RBI with the Storm Chasers...he hit.296 in August with a.494 SLG for the Storm Chasers. Jarrod Dyson Det Series: 1-for-6, BB Last Trip: 1-for-4 Hit Streak: 0 g (0-2) = Jarrod pinch-ran for Jonny Gomes in the sixth inning last night and played the final three innings in center field...hitting.296 (8-for-27) since August 15. = He threw Miguel Cabrera out at third base in the first inning Tuesday for his seventh outfield assist of the year, tying him for 17th in the A.L...its his highest total since recording a career-best eight assists in swiped a pair of bags August 15 vs. the Angels, his fourth game with two steals or more...his 23 thefts are fourth in the A.L. = Dyson matched a career-high with three hits on August 15 vs. the Angels, the third time he s done that this season...he also tied a career-high with three RBI that night. Alcides Escobar Det Series: 2-for-9, 2 RBI Last Trip: 1-for-14 (.071), 2 runs, SB Hit Streak: 2 g (2-9) = Esky had the night off last night, after going 1-for-4 with an RBI Wednesday vs. Detroit...batting just.160 (8-for-50) over his last 12 games. = Hitting.333 (17-for-51) against the White Sox this season with three doubles and 11 runs scored in 13 games. = He s recorded 41 RBI this season, which are tied for fifth among A.L. leadoff men...collected 33 hits in the first inning this season, tying him for seventh in the A.L. = Alcides has played the second-most games at shortstop (597) since the start of 2012, trailing only Chicago s Alexei Ramirez (602)...his total ranks sixth among players at all positions...he started all 162 contests in 2014, the first shortstop to do this since Jimmy Rollins in Jonny Gomes Det Series: 3-for-6, run, 2 2B, RBI, BB Last Trip: Did not play Hit Streak: 2 g (3-6) = Jonny went 2-for-4 with an RBI double last night, driving in KC s ninth run...he s doubled in both games he s started with the Royals, while last night marked just his fifth multi-hit game of the season...he s a career.316 hitter (6-for-19) with two doubles, a homer and two RBI off White Sox starter John Danks. = Hitting.333 (13-for-39) with two doubles, three homers and 10 RBI over his last 20 games...he has a.488 slugging pct. vs. left-handed pitching this year. = Gomes is in his 13th Major League season, while the Royals are his sixth team...he s hit 162 career home runs, including 10 as a pinch-hitter, tops among active Major League players...he s participated in the postseason in four of the last five seasons, which includes winning a World Series with Boston in Alex Gordon Det Series: 2-for-5, run, 2B, 2 RBI, BB, sf Last Trip: Did not play Hit Streak: 0 g (0-2) = Alex made his second start since returning from the D.L., and drove in the go-ahead run in the fourth with a sac fly...he also drew a walk in the first, going 0-for-2 overall...his sac fly gave him 516 career RBI, moving him into a tie with Carlos Beltran for ninth on KC s all-time list. = He missed eight weeks of action after suffering a groin injury on July 8 vs. Tampa Bay..collected his first four-hit game of the season and 11th of his career on July 7...he was hitting.385 (10-for-26) in July before the injury...he had two hits in his first game back, Tuesday, including an RBI single. = Alex has three outfield assists this season, recording his third in the 11th inning at Wrigley Field on May 31...his 65 assists since becoming a full-time outfielder in 2011 are more than any other player in baseball and lead second-place Adam Jones (55) by 10...he s a four-time Rawlings Gold Glove Award winner. Terrance Gore Det Series: 0-for-2 Last Trip: Did not play Hit Streak: 0 g (0-2) = Terrance pinch-hit last night and played the final inning in left field...he s appeared in all three games since being recalled from Northwest Arkansas (AA) on Tuesday. = Gore was hitting.285 (63-for-222) with four doubles, a triple and 42 runs scored in 85 games at the Double-A level...he ranked second in the Texas League with 39 stolen bases, being caught just twice, helping him earn a selection to the league s All-Star team...hit.308 (20-for-65) over his last 24 games with the Naturals. Eric Hosmer Det Series: 4-for-11, 3 runs, RBI, 2 BB Last Trip: 4-for-12 (.333), 2 runs, 2B, RBI, BB, SB Hit Streak: 2 g (4-7) = Eric collected three hits last night and scored a run in the fourth inning...it marked his 45th multi-hit game of the season, tying him for fifth in the A.L...he s recorded 142 games with two hits or more since the start of 2013, tying him for ninth in the Majors...ranks ninth in the A.L., batting.320 (79-for-247) at The K. = Hosmer is batting.312 overall, which ranks ninth in the American League...he s also among the top 10 in the league in runs scored (eighth, 83), hits (seventh, 154) and on-base percentage (eighth,.374)...he's also collected the fourth-most two-out hits (59) in the A.L., while his.333 average with two outs (59-for-177) ranks sixth. = Hitting.350 (62-for-177) since the All-Star break, which is eighth in the league...historically, he s been a better hitter in the second-half of the year, batting.301 after the break in his career, compared to.269 before it...has 33 RBI since the break this year, which included 10-straight games driving in a run (August 7-16). = A two-time Rawlings Gold Glove winner, Hoz has committed just three errors in 1,118 chances...his.997 fielding pct. ranks second among A.L. first basemen. Omar Infante Det Series: 1-for-5, RBI Last Trip: 1-for-4, run Hit Streak: 0 g (0-3) = Omar didn t play in the series finale last night...he singled and drove in a run Tuesday, recording his 37th RBI of the year...he has 103 RBI over the last two seasons, tying him for ninth by a second baseman with Cincinnati s Brandon Phillips...needs one more double to reach 250 for his career. = Became the second Royals player this season to record two triples in a game August 24, joining Paulo Orlando (April 12 at L.A. Angels)...he s tied for ninth in the A.L. with seven triples this season, while his 52 career three-base hits rank 15th among active players and are second among active second sackers, behind only Stephen Drew (62). Kendrys Morales Det Series: 8-for-14, 6 runs, 2B, 2 HR, 8 RBI Last Trip: 3-for-12 (.250), run, HR, 3 RBI, BB Hit Streak: 3 g (8-14) = Kendrys collected a season-high four hits and also recorded four RBI, with a two-run single and a two-run double last night...over his last nine games, Morales is batting.441 (15-for-34) with three doubles, four homers and 13 RBI...ranks second in the American League with 98 RBI, the most by a Royal since Billy Butler (107) in = He s been incredible with two outs as he s collected an MLB-best 51 RBI with two down, the most in a single-season by a Royal...Morales has hit nine of his 17 home runs with two outs this year...he s also batting.343 (61-for-178) with two outs, which ranks fifth in the A.L., while his 61 two-out hits are third. = Morales has 28 multi-rbi games this season, which includes matching a career high with five RBI vs. the Cardinals on May 22...hitting.361 (53-for-147) with runners in scoring position, ranking him fourth in the A.L...he s collected 44 of his 98 RBI vs. A.L. Central foes this year, with nine against the White Sox. = Kendrys also ranks fourth in the A.L. with 36 doubles...it s the second-most he s recorded in a single-season, behind his 43 in 2009 with the Angels. Mike Moustakas Det Series: 0-for-1 Last Trip: 3-for-12 (.250), 2 2B, 3 RBI, BB Hit Streak: 0 g (0-5) = Moose didn t play in the final two games of the Detroit series...had a huge day last Saturday at The Trop, collecting three hits and three RBI in a 6-3 win...he drove in 20 runs during the month of August, his top total for a single month...his 59 RBI this season are five more than he had in all of = Mike has been hot as of late, batting.386 (17-for-44) with six doubles, four homers and 15 RBI over his last 12 games...he s also hitting.303 (27-for-89) when leading off an inning, which includes a.380 on-base percentage in those situations...also batting.313 (10-for-32) with runners in scoring position since August 1. Paulo Orlando Det Series: 4-for-5, 3 runs, 2 2B, 3B, HR, 2 RBI Last Trip: 2-for-13 (.154), RBI Hit Streak: 3 g (5-9) = Paulo was a defensive replacement last night, but hit a two-run homer to cap KC s scoring in the six-run seventh...he collected three extra-base hits and scored two runs Wednesday, becoming the third different Royals rookie to record three extra-base hits in a game in the last 3 years, joining David Lough (2013) and Christian Colon (2014). = Orlando is batting.295 (33-for-112) at The K this year with a.536 slugging percentage (7 doubles, 4 triples, 4 homers)...also hitting.323 (10-for-31) vs. the ChiSox. = He s had some big hits this year, hitting the fifth walk-off grand slam in team history July 7 vs. the Rays...he also hit a game-winning eighth inning home run July 12, beating Toronto, he became the first player in Major League history to collect five triples in his first seven big league games. Francisco Pena Det Series: def. replacement Last Trip: Did not play Hit Streak: 0 g (0-1) = Francisco caught the final two innings Wednesday night, but did not have a plate appearance...it marked his second appearance in a big league game this year as he also caught two innings vs. Cleveland on May 6...he played in one game in 2014, throwing out Chicago s Adam Eaton on the base paths. = Pena was recalled from Omaha (AAA) on Tuesday where he was hitting.251 with 20 doubles, 13 homers and 48 RBI.

4 Hitting Notes (Cont.) Salvador Perez Det Series: 4-for-11, 2 runs, 2 RBI, BB, HBP Last Trip: 3-for-8, run, BB Hit Streak: 1 g (1-5) = Salvy gave the Royals a two-run lead with an RBI single in the fifth inning...recorded his 30th two-out RBI, tying him for ninth in the American League. = His 18 home runs have established a single season high for him, while they tie him for fifth all-time by a Royals catcher...his total also ranks second among Major League backstops this season...perez is batting.305 (36-for-118) with runners in scoring position this year...batting.333 (12-for-36) with RISP since the All-Star break. = He ranks fourth in the A.L., having thrown out 20 would-be basestealers...he s cut down 66 trying to steal since 2013, third-most in MLB...recorded his 17th career pickoff August 15 against the Angels, which is tops in the Major Leagues since making his debut in Alex Rios Det Series: Did not play Last Trip: 0-for-4 Hit Streak: 0 g (0-4) = Alex is expected to miss the next few games with the chicken pox...he hit.424 (14-for-33) with three doubles and a triple over his last nine games, which included a season-best eight-game hitting streak from August he s hitting.285 (41-for-144) at home this season with 10 doubles, a triple and a homer here. = He tripled against the O s on August 27, his first since June 9, 2014 vs. Cleveland...he s tied for 10th among active Major League players with 62 career triples. Ben Zobrist Det Series: 5-for-12, 5 runs, HR, 3 RBI, SB, 2 BB Last Trip: 3-for-12 (.250), run, 2B, RBI, BB Hit Streak: 2 g (5-8) = Ben hit out of the leadoff spot last night and matched season highs with four hits and three runs...it marked his second four-hit game with the Royals as he also collected a pair of doubles and two singles at Cincinnati on August 19...he s batting.426 (23-for-54) with a.557 on-base pct. at Kauffman Stadium with KC this year. = He s batting.331 (39-for-118) against left-handed pitching, ranking him 10th in the American League...he has a.525 slugging pct. against southpaws, compared to a.448 SLG vs. righties...he was named the Royals Majestic Player of the Month for August, batting.343, with a.433 on-base percentage, which ranked eighth in the A.L. = Zobrist homered from both sides of the plate on August 1 in Toronto, the second time he s done that in his career, while he was the first Royal to do it since = Tied for 10th in the Junior Circuit with 20 go-ahead RBI this year, while he has five game-tying RBI as well. This & That MUST-SEE-TV--Last night s win over the Tigers was the highest rated program in Kansas City, drawing a 15.5 household rating on FOX Sports Kansas City according to information from Nielsen Research...the telecast just beat out the Kansas City Chiefs final exhibition game, which recorded a 15.3 rating...the Royals game peaked at a 17.6 (162,000 households) between 8:30-8:45, or in last night s case during the third inning, while the Chiefs peaked at 16.6 (153,000 households)...the Royals continue to maintain the highest rating in Major League Baseball at 12.5, which is a 98% increase over the 2014 season. HOME STREAK ROLLS ON--Last night s rubber game victory over the Tigers gave Kansas City a 9-series winning streak in Kauffman Stadium dating back to a 4-game sweep of Tampa Bay in early July...the last non-winning home series here was a 2-2 split with Minnesota on July 2-5, while the last lost set in The K was way back on June 19-21, when the Red Sox took two of three...kansas City has posted a 15-4 mark in its last 19 games here in The K and are 24-7 at home since July 5... the Royals are in Kauffman Stadium, tying the Dodgers for second most in the Majors, trailing only the cross-state Cardinals (48). OVERALL SERIES WORK--The series win over the Tigers also extended Kansas City s unbeaten streak to eight consecutive overall series, as the club is now 7-0 with a split in that span...over a longer period, the Royals are in its last 17 sets...on the year, the Royals are with five splits in the 44 series played...since taking the field on June 7 trailing Minnesota by a game in the Central, the club has gone a Major League best for a 14-game turnaround in the standings...included in that stretch is a record in The K. BEST PENS RESIDE IN MISSOURI--The best bullpens in baseball make their homes along the I-70 corridor in Missouri as the Royals and Cardinals each are leading their respective league in ERA, with KC s 2.32 just ahead of the Redbirds 2.34 for the big league lead...kansas City s relief corps contributed 6.0 innings of one-run work last night to help secure the victory...the Royals relievers have combined for a 27-9 record by their pen, easily the best winning percentage in baseball, at.750, while KC s 47 saves are third-most in the Majors, behind only the Cards (55) and Tampa Bay (51). KENDRYS CLOSING IN ON A C-NOTE--Kansas City designated hitter Kendrys Morales is just two RBI shy of reaching the 100-RBI mark for second time in his career, first since 2009 with the Angels (108)...his 98 runs batted in are now second in the American League, while 36 doubles rank fourth...his numbers as a designated hitter rank first in the league in doubles (34) and RBI (96), second in runs (60), hits (134) and batting (.297) and third in on-base pct. pct. (.359) and slugging (.483)...once he plates two more runs, Morales will be the fifth Royal to knock home 100 in his first full season in Kansas City joining John Mayberry (100 in 1972), Danny Tartabull (101 in 1987), Jeff King (112 in 1997) and Carlos Beltran (108 in 1999). SKIPPER WITH HUGE COMEBACK--Manager Ned Yost, who became the winningest skipper in franchise history earlier this year, has an impressive record at the helm of the Royals...it s impressive because of the route the journey took, as Yost got the job on May 13, 2010, and in his first 2 1/2 seasons saw the Royals play 55 games under.500 at since the start of 2013, Ned s troops have gone for a.562 winning pct., which is the best record in the American League (Baltimore next at ), and fourth-most wins in the Majors trailing only St. Louis (273), the Pirates (261) and Dodgers (261) in that span...he passed Royals Hall of Famer Whitey Herzog as the winningest skipper in team annals when he captured win #411 on June 18 vs. the Brewers...Ned s 912 career wins, which include 457 with Milwaukee, rank 67th all-time and sixth among active managers...he s now 11 wins in back of Paul Richards for 66th all-time. A VIEW FROM ABOVE--Kansas City enters tonight in possession of a 13-game advantage in the A.L. Central, which is the largest of any division in the Majors, while the Royals have a 6-game advantage over Toronto for best record in the American League...KC s lead peaked at 14 1/2 after play on August 19, the largest the club has experienced since 1980, when that eventual A.L. championship squad saw its lead expand to as many as 20 games as late as August 31, today marks the 116th day the Royals have been in first place this year...kc has peaked at 31 games over.500 for the first time since the end of the 1980 season (97-65). vs. White Sox (2015) vs. White Sox (career) At Home (career) vs. Danks (career) vs. Quintana (career) Player AVG AB H HR RBI AVG AB H HR RBI AVG AB H HR RBI AVG AB H HR RBI AVG AB H HR RBI Butera Cain Colon Cuthbert Dyson Escobar Gomes Gordon Gore Hosmer Infante Morales Moustakas Orlando Pena Perez Rios Zobrist Starting Pitchers Breakdown Total KC Avg. Runs Team Quality Pitcher GS Runs Per Start Record Starts Joe Blanton Johnny Cueto Danny Duffy Jeremy Guthrie Kris Medlen Yohan Pino Jason Vargas Yordano Ventura Edinson Volquez Chris Young Totals Catcher/Pitcher Matchups (Team Record w/starters) Pitcher Perez Kratz Butera Pena Totals Blanton Cueto Duffy Guthrie Medlen Pino Vargas Ventura Volquez Young Total Perez Kratz Butera Pena Totals Starts CS/ATT Pct ERA ER/IP 361/ / / / / Team Pitcher Pickoffs: 6 (August Cincinnati) Pickoff & CS: 8 (August Tampa Bay)

5 2015 Royals Home Run Breakdown vs. on Runners On Outs Tied Gave Direction Team Last Home Run AB s Players Total LHP RHP Home Road Game Lead LF LC CF RC RF Record Date Opp. Pitcher Since Butera DET A. Sanchez 23 Cain /3/15 DET M. Boyd 2 Colon Cuthbert /2/15 DET G. Knudson 3 Dyson /8/15 TB C. Archer 77 Escobar BOS H. Owens 48 Gomes /26/15 COL Y. Flande 11 Gordon /7/15 TB M. Moore 12 Gore Hosmer /14/15 LAA J. Weaver 68 Infante CLE C. Anderson 92 Morales /2/15 DET G. Knudson 7 Moustakas /26/15 BAL B. Matusz 17 Orlando /3/15 DET T. Gorzelanny 0 Pena Perez /22/15 LAA M. Barnes 36 Rios CWS J. Samardzija 138 Zobrist /2/15 DET R. Wolf 7 Pinch-Hit: Last: Erik Kratz Minnesota, seventh inning) - Franchise total: 76 Grand Slam: Last: Paulo Orlando (7/7/15 vs. Tampa Bay-1, ninth inning) - Franchise total: 118 Pinch-Hit Grand Slam: Last: Shane Mack Texas, seventh inning) 2-Homer Game: Last: Ben Zobrist Toronto, both solo) 3-Homer Game: Last: Danny Tartabull (7/6/91 vs. Oakland) Back-to-Back: Last: Salvador Perez, Mike Moustakas (7/25/14 vs. Cleveland, second inning) Back-to-Back-to-Back: Last: Tony Graffanino, Angel Berroa, Doug Mientkiewicz (5/25/06 vs. Detroit, first inning) Three Home Runs, One Inning: Last: Melky Cabrera, Eric Hosmer and Brayan Pena Texas, 14th inning) Four Home Runs, One Inning: Last: Mike Sweeney, Jermaine Dye, Raul Ibanez and Carlos Beltran Cleveland, fourth inning) Leadoff Game: Last: Alcides Escobar Chicago Cubs) - Franchise total: 89 Inside-the-Park: Last: Jarrod Dyson (7/8/15 vs. Tampa Bay) - Franchise total: 96 Both Sides of the Plate in One Game: Last: Ben Zobrist Toronto, both solo) - Franchise total: 7 Home Run by Pitcher: Last: Zack Greinke Arizona) Walk-off Home Run: Last: Paulo Orlando (7/7/15 vs. Tampa Bay-1, 9th inning, Boxberger pitching) - Franchise total: 66 Opponent: Pinch-Hit: Last: Raul Ibanez, Seattle Kauffman Stadium, Greg Holland pitching, 9th inning) Grand Slam: Last: Daniel Nava, Boston Kauffman Stadium, Aaron Crow, 6th inning) Pinch-Hit Grand Slam: Last: Darryl Strawberry, New York Kauffman Stadium, Scott Service pitching, 9th inning) Back-to-Back: Last: Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips, Cincinnati Great American Ball Park, Jeremy Guthrie pitching, 1st inning) Leadoff Game: Last: Shin-soo Choo, Texas Rangers Globe Life Park, Yordano Ventura pitching) Inside-the-Park: Last: Logan Forsythe, Tampa Bay Kauffman Stadium, Jeremy Guthrie pitching, 4th inning) Walk-off Home Run: Last: Ian Kinsler, Detroit Comerica Park, Ryan Madson pitching, 9th inning) Three Home Runs, One Inning: Last: Giovany Urshela, Francisco Lindor, Michael Brantley, Cleveland Progressive Field, Jeremy Guthrie pitching, 6th inning) Four Home Runs, One Inning: Last: Alex Rios, Carlos Quentin, Andruw Jones, Dayan Viciedo, Chicago U.S. Cellular, Anthony Lerew pitching, 3rd inning) Three Home Runs, One Player: Last: Shin-soo Choo, Cleveland Kauffman Stadium, Kyle Davies-1; Bryan Bullington-1; Greg Holland-1) Both Sides of the Plate in One Game: Last: Ryan Doumit, Minnesota Kauffman Stadium, Jeremy Guthrie and Tim Collins pitching) 2015 Single-Game Bests Multi-Hit Games Multi-RBI Games RBI Hitting Streaks Hits Players Total Total Tying Go-Ahead 2-out Current Long (3+) Infield Bunt Butera g 4 (8/6-15) 1 1 Cain g 11 gm (8/22-pres.) 18 - Colon g 8 gm (4/21-5/3) 2 - Cuthbert g 5 gm (7/8-26) 1 - Dyson g 5 gm (6/22-30) 6 2 Escobar g 10 gm (7/3-7/12) 15 2 Gomes g 4 (2x) 7 - Gordon g 10 gm (6/8-19) 5 1 Gore g Hosmer g 14 gm (7/18-8/1) 19 4 Infante g 9 gm (4/9-19) 13 1 Morales g 11 gm (6/17-28) 7 - Moustakas g 9 gm (6/15-26) 10 3 Orlando g 5 gm (2x) 11 3 Pena Perez g 10 gm (5/12-24) 2 - Rios g 8 gm (8/20-28) 4 - Zobrist g 6 gm (8/13-19) 11 - The Last Time... No-Hitter by the Royals: Bret Saberhagen, August 26, 1991 vs. Chicago (Royals 7-0) No-Hitter vs. Royals: Jon Lester, May 19, Boston in Fenway Park (Red Sox 7-0) One-Hitter by the Royals (complete game): Zack Greinke, August 30, 2009 at Seattle (Royals 3-0) One-Hitter vs. Royals (complete game): Scott Baker, Minnesota, August 31, 2007 (Game 2) at Metrodome (Twins 5-0) Two-Hitter by the Royals (complete game): James Shields, April 13, 2013 vs. Toronto (Blue Jays 3-2) Two-Hitter vs. Royals (complete game): Jeff Niemann, Tampa Bay, June 3, 2009 at Tropicana Field (Rays, 9-0) Back-to-Back Complete Game Wins by the Royals: Brian Bannister and Zack Greinke, April 13-14, 2008 vs. Minnesota (5-1) and at Seattle (5-1) Back-to-Back Shutouts by the Royals: May 17 & 19, 2015 vs. New York (6-0) and vs. Cincinnati (3-0) Back-to-Back Shutouts vs. Royals: May 22-23, St Louis (5-0 and 5-0) Three Straight Shutouts vs. Royals: July 5-7, 2004 at Minnesota (9-0, 4-0, 12-0) 10+ Innings Pitched by a Royals starter: Kevin Appier, July 23, 1992 at Cleveland (10.0) 10+ Strikeouts by a Royals starter: Yordano Ventura, September 2, 2015 vs. Detroit (11) Shutout by the Royals (Complete Game): Johnny Cueto, August 10, 2015 vs. Detroit (Royals 4-0) Shutout by the Royals (Combined): July 10, 2015 vs. Toronto (3-0); Duffy (6.0 IP), Herrera (1.0 IP), Davis (1.0 IP), Holland (1.0 IP) Triple Play by the Royals: June 11, 2006 vs. Tampa Bay (DeJesus-Elarton- Berroa-Teahen with Branyan batting, 2nd inning) Triple Play vs. Royals: April 20, 2012 vs. Toronto at Kauffman Stadium, (3-6, Hosmer batting, 3rd inning) Royal hit for the cycle: George Brett, July 25, Toronto Opponent hit for the cycle: Jeff DaVanon, Anaheim, August 25, 2004 at Angel Stadium Royal Five-Hit Game: Billy Butler, September 5, Seattle (5-for-5) Royal Six-Hit Game: Joe Randa, Sept. 9, 2004 at Detroit-Game 1 (6-for-7) Royals Two Hits, One Inning: Salvador Perez, August 15, 2015 vs. L.A. Angels (2nd) Royals Five-RBI Game: Kendrys Morales, May 22, 2015 vs. St. Louis Royals Six-RBI Game: Alex Gordon, May 18, 2014 vs. Baltimore Royals Seven-RBI Game: (12 times) - last: Billy Butler, April 7, Philly Royals Position Player Pitching: Mitch Maier, April 15, 2012 vs. Cleveland Opponent Position Player Pitching: A.L.: Jamey Carroll, Minnesota, August 5, 2013 at Kauffman Stadium; N.L.: D Angelo Jimenez, San Diego, June 30, 2002 at Kauffman Stadium Royals Pitcher Homered: Zack Greinke, June 10, Arizona Royals Pitcher With a Hit: Chris Young (2), June 16, Milwaukee Royals Pitcher With a RBI: Chris Young (3), June 16, Milwaukee Royals Three or more Steals, One Game: Lorenzo Cain (3), June 20, 2015 vs. Boston Opponent Three or more Steals, One Game: Jose Reyes, Toronto, July 11, 2014 at KC (3 SB) Royals Steal of Home: Alex Rios, vs. Pittsburgh, July 20, 2015 (4th inning) Opponent Steal of Home: Brett Lawrie, Toronto, April 22, 2012 at Kauffman Stadium (8th inning) - on double steal Royals Suspended Game: April 24, Chicago White Sox (Rain) Royals Home Run in first ML at bat: Jon Nunnally, April 29, 1995 vs. New York (Melido Perez pitching, 1st inning) Royals Home Run in 4 Consecutive Games: Billy Butler, July 26-29, 2011 Royals 0-0 Game After 9 innings: September 22, 2013 vs. Texas (4-0 in 10 innings) Royals Walk-Off Win: August 16, 2015 vs. L.A. Angels (4-3 in 10 innings) Royals Bat Around: September 3, 2015 vs. Detroit (7th inning, 6 runs) times in Three-game sweep by Royals at Kauffman Stadium: August 7-9 vs. Chicago White Sox Three-game sweep by Royals on the road: June 26-28, Oakland Four-game sweep by Royals at Kauffman Stadium: July 7-9, 2015 vs. Tampa Bay Four-game sweep by Royals on the road: May 7-10, Minnesota Three-game sweep by opposition at Kauffman Stadium: June 20-22, 2014 vs. Seattle Three-game sweep by opposition on the road: June 29-July 1, Houston Four-game sweep by opposition at Kauffman Stadium: May 23-26, 2013 vs. Los Angeles Angels Four-game sweep by opposition on the road: September 24-27, Detroit Lineup Production Batting Order - HR RBI 1st nd rd th th th th th th Kansas City By the Days Monday 10-4 Tuesday 15-5 Wednesday Thursday 9-8 Friday 13-9 Saturday 12-7 Sunday 13-7 Multi-Run Innings for Royals # of runs # times last time 2 runs - 77 September 3 vs. Detroit - (4th, 4 hits) 3 runs - 45 September 2 vs. Detroit - (5th, 4 hits) 4 runs - 12 September 3 vs. Detroit - (2nd, 5 hits) 5 runs - 6 September 2 vs. Detroit - (4th, 3 hits) 6 runs - 6 September 3 vs. Detroit - (7th, 5 hits) 7 runs - 2 August 24 vs. Baltimore - (6th, 8 hits)

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