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Danny Valencia, Justin Maxwell start as Royals face Angels lefty Hector Santiago

06/28/2014 10:39 AM

06/28/2014 10:39 AM

The Royals will roll out their standard lineup against a left-handed pitcher for Saturday’s game against the Angels. The game begins at 1:10 p.m., and can be seen on Fox Sports Kansas City.

Here are the lineups as Yordano Ventura (5-6, 3.20 ERA) faces Hector Santiago (0-7, 4.41 ERA):

ANGELS (44-34)

1. Kole Calhoun, RF.

2. Mike Trout, CF.

3. Albert Pujols, DH.

4. Josh Hamilton, LF.

5. Erick Aybar, SS.

6. Howie Kendrick, 2B.

7. C.J. Cron, 1B.

8. David Freese, 3B.

9. Hank Conger, C.

ROYALS (41-38)

1. Lorenzo Cain, CF.

2. Eric Hosmer, 1B.

3. Billy Butler, DH.

4. Alex Gordon, LF.

5. Salvador Perez, C.

6. Omar Infante, 2B.

7. Danny Valencia, 3B.

8. Justin Maxwell, RF.

9. Alcides Escobar, SS.

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