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Lorenzo Cain returns to Royals’ lineup Wednesday against Indians

Lorenzo Cain returns for the Royals tonight.
Lorenzo Cain returns for the Royals tonight. The Kansas City Star

Lorenzo Cain has completed his two-game suspension. He is back in his customary place in the Kansas City lineup as the Royals play Cleveland tonight at Kauffman Stadium (7:10 on FSKC). He will bat third and play center field.

Here are the lineups as Danny Duffy (2-0, 3.45 ERA) faces Carlos Carrasco (3-2, 4.98 ERA):

INDIANS (9-16)

1. Jason Kipnis, 2B.

2. Carlos Santana, 1B.

3. Michael Brantley, CF.

4. Ryan Raburn, LF.

5. Brandon Moss, RF.

6. Nick Swisher, DH.

7. Mike Aviles, SS.

8. Lonnie Chisenhall, 3B.

9. Brett Hayes, C.

ROYALS (17-9)

1. Alex Gordon, LF.

2. Mike Moustakas, 3B.

3. Lorenzo Cain, CF.

4. Eric Hosmer, 1B.

5. Kendrys Morales, DH.

6. Salvador Perez, C.

7. Omar Infante, 2B.

8. Jarrod Dyson, RF.

9. Christian Colon, SS.

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