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Edinson Volquez, Royals return to Cincinnati for two-game series

Edinson Volquez will start Tuesday against the Reds.
Edinson Volquez will start Tuesday against the Reds. JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM

Here are the pitching matchups for this two-game series between the Royals and the Reds at Great American Ball Park:

▪ Tuesday, 6:10 p.m.: RHP Edinson Volquez (11-7, 3.27 ERA) vs. RHP Raisel Iglesias (3-4, 4.70 ERA).

▪ Wednesday, 6:10 p.m.: RHP Jeremy Guthrie (8-7, 5.63 ERA) vs. RHP Keyvius Sampson (2-1, 3.18 ERA).

FROM THE STAR

1. Eric Hosmer returns to Cincinnati, the city he called home for two summers in his teams.

2. Sam Mellinger wrote a column about Frank White beginning to reconcile with the Royals.

THE ROYALS’ PLAYOFF PERCENTAGE (ACCORDING TO BASEBALL PROSPECTUS)

100.0 percent.

HERE IS SOME ROCK MUSIC

“Flower Gardens” by Chad VanGaalen.

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