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Lorenzo Cain sits out again as Royals finish series with Twins

08/18/2014 3:40 PM

08/18/2014 3:40 PM

Lorenzo Cain is not in the Royals lineup for the fourth time in five games. Jarrod Dyson will start in center field.

Cain last started on Saturday night. He struck out four times in his four at-bats.

Here are the lineups as Jason Vargas (9-5, 3.27 ERA) faces Trevor May (0-1, 12.46 ERA):

ROYALS (68-55)

1. Nori Aoki, RF.

2. Omar Infante, 2B.

3. Salvador Perez, C.

4. Billy Butler, 1B.

5. Alex Gordon, LF.

6. Josh Willingham, DH.

7. Mike Moustakas, 3B.

8. Alcides Escobar, SS.

9. Jarrod Dyson, CF.

TWINS (55-67)

1. Danny Santana, CF.

2. Brian Dozier, 2B.

3. Joe Mauer, 1B.

4. Kennys Vargas, DH.

5. Oswaldo Arcia, RF.

6. Trevor Plouffe, 3B.

7. Chris Parmelee, LF.

8. Eric Fryer, C.

9. Eduardo Escobar, SS.

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