Lineups: Royals face Justin Verlander as Detroit series begins

06/16/2014 3:22 PM

The Royals will roll out their regulars as they start a four-game series on Monday at Comerica Park. The game begins at 6:08 p.m., and can be seen on Fox Sports Kansas City.

Here are the lineups as Jason Vargas (6-2, 3.30 ERA) faces Justin Verlander (6-6, 4.61 ERA):

ROYALS (36-32)

1. Nori Aoki, RF.

2. Omar Infante, 2B.

3. Eric Hosmer, 1B.

4. Billy Butler, DH.

5. Alex Gordon, LF.

6. Salvador Perez, C.

7. Lorenzo Cain, CF.

8. Mike Moustakas, 3B.

9. Alcides Escobar, SS.

TIGERS (36-29)

1. Rajai Dais, LF.

2. Ian Kinsler, 2B.

3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B.

4. Victor Martinez, DH.

5. Torii Hunter, RF.

6. Austin Jackson, CF.

7. Nick Castellanos, 3B.

8. Alex Avila, C.

9. Eugenio Suarez, SS.

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