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Royals News
#5 P
Max Castillo: Shelled in loss
Oct 2nd
Castillo (0-2) took the loss Sunday in Cleveland, allowing seven runs on eight hits and two walks while striking out five in five innings.
#1 PROS
Drew Waters: Homers again Saturday
Oct 2nd
Waters went 2-for-4 with a solo home run, a double and two total runs scored in Saturday's 7-1 win over the Guardians.
#1 SS
Bobby Witt: Closing in on 30 steals
Oct 2nd
Witt went 1-for-4 with a walk and a stolen base in Saturday's 7-1 win over the Guardians.
#1 3B
Hunter Dozier: Not starting Sunday
Oct 2nd
Dozier is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Guardians.
#1 2B
Michael Massey: Out of Sunday's lineup
Oct 2nd
Massey is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Guardians.
#1 C
Salvador Perez: Not starting Sunday
Oct 2nd
Perez (thumb) is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Guardians.
#3 P
Kris Bubic: Throws five scoreless in win
Oct 2nd
Bubic (3-13) gave up five hits and a walk while striking out eight over five scoreless innings to earn the win in a 7-1 victory over the Guardians on Saturday.
#1 CF
Michael Taylor: Retreats to bench Saturday
Oct 1st
Taylor isn't starting Saturday against Cleveland.
#3 3B
Nate Eaton: Takes seat Saturday
Oct 1st
Eaton isn't starting Saturday against the Guardians.
#1 P
Brady Singer: Tagged with six runs
Sep 30th
Singer (10-5) allowed six runs on seven hits and a walk over 5.2 innings Friday, striking out six and taking a loss against Cleveland.
#4 P
Jonathan Heasley: Takes ninth loss
Sep 29th
Heasley (4-9) allowed five runs (four earned) on six hits and one walk while striking out one across 4.2 innings to take the loss Thursday against Detroit.
#1 RF
Edward Olivares: Racks up three hits
Sep 29th
Olivares went 3-for-5 in Wednesday's 2-1 loss to the Tigers.
#4 BP
Taylor Clarke: Taken off injured list
Sep 29th
Clarke (oblique) was activated from the 15-day injured list Thursday.
#1 LF
MJ Melendez: Tallies 18th homer
Sep 28th
Melendez went 1-for-3 with two walks and a solo home run Wednesday against the Tigers.
#2 P
Daniel Lynch: Takes loss despite strong effort
Sep 28th
Lynch (4-12) allowed two earned runs on five hits and one walk while striking out four across six innings to take the loss Wednesday against the Tigers.
#5 BP
Anthony Misiewicz: Dealt loss Tuesday
Sep 27th
Misiewicz (1-2) allowed an unearned run on a hit and two walks while striking out one in two-thirds of an inning, taking the loss Tuesday versus the Tigers.
#7 BP
Richard Lovelady: Returns from Tommy John surgery
Sep 26th
Lovelady (elbow) was reinstated from Double-A Northwest Arkansas' 60-day injured list Sept. 18 and struck out two over a scoreless inning in his 2022 debut for the affiliate.
#1 DH
Ryan O'Hearn: Drives in two
Sep 25th
O'Hearn went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk, two RBI and a run scored in Sunday's 13-12 win over the Mariners.
#1 CL
Scott Barlow: Earns save Sunday
Sep 25th
Barlow struck out one in a perfect ninth inning to earn the save in Sunday's win over the Mariners.
#6 P
Brad Keller: Takes loss Saturday
Sep 25th
Keller (6-14) took the loss Saturday versus the Mariners, allowing a run on four hits and two walks over 1.1 innings.
#6 BP
Collin Snider: Optioned to Triple-A
Sep 25th
Snider was optioned to Triple-A Omaha on Sunday.
#1 1B
Vinnie Pasquantino: Snaps homer drought Saturday
Sep 24th
Pasquantino went 2-for-3 with a two-run home run and a walk in a loss to the Mariners on Saturday.
#2 PROS
Tyler Gentry: Enjoys breakout 2022
Sep 22nd
Gentry hit .326/.422/.542 with 21 homers, 10 steals, 86 RBI, 79 runs and a 60:105 BB:K over 108 games split between High-A Quad Cities and Double-A Northwest Arkansas this season.
#8 P
Angel Zerpa: Leaves rehab start early
Sep 21st
Zerpa (knee) was pulled from his rehab start in Triple-A Omaha early due to discomfort in his left arm, Anne Rogers of MLB.com reports.
#1 BP
Dylan Coleman: Grabs win Tuesday
Sep 20th
Coleman (5-2) gave up a hit and struck out one in a scoreless inning to earn the win Tuesday over the Twins.
#2 2B
Nicky Lopez: Misses third straight
Sep 20th
Lopez isn't in the starting lineup Tuesday against Minnesota, Joel Goldberg of Bally Sports Kansas City reports.
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Guardians News
#1 CL
Emmanuel Clase: Notches 41st save
Oct 2nd
Clase earned the save Sunday against Kansas City, striking out two batters in a perfect ninth inning in a 7-5 win.
#1 3B
Jose Ramirez: Secures another 20-20 season
Oct 2nd
Ramirez went 2-for-4 with a run scored and two stolen bases in a 7-5 win Sunday over Kansas City.
#1 P
Shane Bieber: Five good innings in win
Oct 2nd
Bieber (13-8) earned the win Sunday against Kansas City, striking out three in five innings while allowing two runs (one earned) on seven hits and a walk.
#6 BP
Nick Sandlin: Steady work late in season
Oct 2nd
Sandlin has not allowed more than one run in an appearance since the All-Star break.
#1 CF
Myles Straw: Not in Sunday's lineup
Oct 2nd
Straw is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Royals, Zack Meisel of The Athletic reports.
#1 LF
Steven Kwan: Receives Sunday off
Oct 2nd
Kwan is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Royals, Zack Meisel of The Athletic reports.
#1 2B
Andres Gimenez: Out of Sunday's lineup
Oct 2nd
Gimenez is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Royals, Zack Meisel of The Athletic reports.
#4 P
Zach Plesac: Takes loss in return
Oct 2nd
Plesac (3-12) gave up one earned run on seven hits and a walk while striking out one over 3.2 innings to take the loss in a 7-1 defeat to the Royals on Saturday.
#2 RF
Will Brennan: Not starting Saturday
Oct 1st
Brennan isn't in the lineup Saturday against the Royals.
#1 C
Bo Naylor: Called up by Cleveland
Oct 1st
Naylor was called up by the Guardians on Saturday, Zack Meisel of The Athletic reports.
#5 P
Aaron Civale: Yields three runs
Sep 30th
Civale (4-6) allowed three runs (two earned) on three hits through six innings Friday, striking out five and earning a win over Kansas City.
#1 SS
Amed Rosario: Not starting Friday
Sep 30th
Rosario isn't in the lineup Friday against the Royals.
#4 BP
Enyel De Los Santos: Grabs fifth win
Sep 30th
De Los Santos (5-0) struck out two in a perfect inning to earn the win Thursday over the Rays.
#2 BP
Trevor Stephan: Locks down third save
Sep 30th
Stephan issued three walks and struck out two to earn the save in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Rays.
#3 P
Cal Quantrill: Another quality start
Sep 30th
Quantrill did not factor into the decision Thursday, allowing one run on three hits over six innings against the Rays. He struck out four.
#1 DH
Josh Naylor: Sits against southpaw
Sep 29th
Naylor isn't in the lineup Thursday against the Rays.
#1 BP
James Karinchak: Earns win Wednesday
Sep 29th
Karinchak (2-0) struck out the side to earn the extra-inning win over the Rays on Wednesday.
#1 1B
Gabriel Arias: Slugs first career homer
Sep 28th
Arias went 1-for-3 with a solo home run Wednesday against the Rays.
#2 P
Triston McKenzie: Six strong innings
Sep 28th
McKenzie allowed one earned run on three hits and a walk while striking out six across six innings Wednesday against the Rays. He did not factor into the decision.
#6 P
Cody Morris: Moves to bullpen
Sep 28th
Manager Terry Francona said Wednesday that Morris will move into a relief role, Chris Assenheimer of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.
#1 RF
Oscar Gonzalez: Cranks two homers
Sep 24th
Gonzalez went 2-for-4 with two solo homers in Saturday's win over the Rangers.
#12 PROS
Jhonkensy Noel: Promoted to Triple-A
Sep 22nd
Noel was promoted to Triple-A Columbus on Thursday.
#4 PROS
Gavin Williams: Wraps monster 2022
Sep 21st
Williams finished the 2022 season with a 1.96 ERA, 0.95 WHIP and 149:40 K:BB over 115 innings between High-A and Double-A.
#2 SS
Ernie Clement: Cast off 40-man roster
Sep 21st
The Guardians designated Clement for assignment Wednesday.
#3 1B
Owen Miller: Picks up second steal
Sep 20th
Miller went 0-for-3 with two walks, a stolen base and two runs scored in Tuesday's 10-7 extra-innings win over the White Sox.
#2 C
Luke Maile: Goes yard Monday
Sep 19th
Maile went 1-for-5 with a solo home run in Monday's 11-4 win over the Twins.
#5 BP
Sam Hentges: Picks up first save
Sep 19th
Hentges struck out two batters over 2.1 perfect innings and earned a save over Minnesota on Monday.