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Sunday's Royals-Yankees lineups, pitching probables and TV info

Jarrod Dyson started in left field Sunday for the final game of the Royals-Yankees series at Kauffman Stadium.
Jarrod Dyson started in left field Sunday for the final game of the Royals-Yankees series at Kauffman Stadium. The Kansas City Star

Here are the lineups as RHP Edinson Volquez (2-3, 3.19 ERA) faces LHP Chris Capuano at 1:05 p.m. on Fox Sports KC:

YANKEES (22-16)

1. Jacoby Ellsbury, CF.

2. Brett Gardner, LF.

3. Alex Rodriguez, DH.

4. Mark Teixeira, 1B.

5. Brian McCann, C.

6. Carlos Beltran, RF.

7. Chase Headley, 3B.

8. Stephen Drew. 2B.

9. Didi Gregorius, SS.

ROYALS (23-14)

1. Alcides Escobar, SS.

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. Paulo Orlando, RF.

9. Jarrod Dyson, LF.

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost discusses Danny Duffy making his next start, day off for Alex Gordon, Jason Vargas progressing and the healing hand of Alex Rios.

FROM THE STAR

1. Another rough outing from Danny Duffy. Blair Kerkhoff breaks down his start.

2. Sam Mellinger also wrote a column about Duffy’s issues.

3. Alex Rodriguez is a big fan of Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer.

THE ROYALS’ PLAYOFF PERCENTAGE (ACCORDING TO BASEBALL PROSPECTUS)

40.2 percent

HERE IS SOME ROCK MUSIC

"Bullets and Rocks" by Calexico.

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