James Shields hit an RBI double in an interleague game against the Cardinals on June 3 in St. Louis. Shields, a pitcher, may get another chance at the plate this week as the Royals play the Arizona Diamondbacks in Phoenix.
James Shields hit an RBI double in an interleague game against the Cardinals on June 3 in St. Louis. Shields, a pitcher, may get another chance at the plate this week as the Royals play the Arizona Diamondbacks in Phoenix. File photo by Jeff Roberson The Associated Press
James Shields hit an RBI double in an interleague game against the Cardinals on June 3 in St. Louis. Shields, a pitcher, may get another chance at the plate this week as the Royals play the Arizona Diamondbacks in Phoenix. File photo by Jeff Roberson The Associated Press

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