Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) throws in the first inning during Monday's baseball game against the Detroit Tigers on August 10, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) throws in the first inning during Monday's baseball game against the Detroit Tigers on August 10, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. JOHN SLEEZER JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) throws in the first inning during Monday's baseball game against the Detroit Tigers on August 10, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. JOHN SLEEZER JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM
Judging the Royals

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