James Shields is set to take the mound for Kansas City tonight as the Royals try to avoid a sweep in a crucial three-game series against the Tigers in Detroit. The two teams enter the night tied for first place in the American League Central.
James Shields is set to take the mound for Kansas City tonight as the Royals try to avoid a sweep in a crucial three-game series against the Tigers in Detroit. The two teams enter the night tied for first place in the American League Central. File photo by Julio Cortez The Associated Press
James Shields is set to take the mound for Kansas City tonight as the Royals try to avoid a sweep in a crucial three-game series against the Tigers in Detroit. The two teams enter the night tied for first place in the American League Central. File photo by Julio Cortez The Associated Press

Replay: Updates, stats from Wednesday night’s Royals-Tigers game

September 10, 2014 12:45 PM