CHICAGO – This weekend the Royals will play their first series in a National League park in 2015 as they visit Wrigley Field for the first time since 2001.
The team is looking to end a four-game losing streak, and Alex Rios could return from the disabled list.
Here are the pitching matchups for this three-game series:
Friday, 3:05 p.m.: RHP Edinson Volquez (4-3, 2.77 ERA) vs. RHP Jake Arrieta (4-4, 2.95 ERA).
Saturday, 6:15 p.m.: RHP Yordano Ventura (3-4, 4.64 ERA) vs. RHP Jason Hammel (3-2, 2.98 ERA).
Sunday, 1:20 p.m.: RHP Jeremy Guthrie (4-3, 6.70 ERA) vs. LHP Tsuyoshi Wada (0-0, 2.70 ERA)
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“Brennisteinn” by Sigur Ros.