Royals Vs. Twins Starting Lineups For Sunday

Alex Gordon is in the lineup and hitting second for the Royals as he hopes to continue his current hot streak. Over his last three games Gordon has raised his batting average from .167 to .231 after recording seven hits in his last 12 at bats. He also has two home runs and five RBIs during that stretch and it is no coincidence that Kansas City is riding a three game winning streak.

Here is a look at the full starting lineups for Sunday's game:

Kansas City Royals

1. Chris Getz (L) 2B
2. Alex Gordon (L) LF
3. Billy Butler (R) DH
4. Eric Hosmer (L) 1B
5. Jeff Francoeur (R) RF
6. Mike Moustakas (L) 3B
7. Brayan Pena (S) C
8. Alcides Escobar (R) SS
9. Jarrod Dyson (L) CF

Minnesota Twins

1. Denard Span (L) CF
2. Jamey Carroll (R) SS
3. Joe Mauer (L) C
4. Josh Willingham (R) LF
5. Justin Morneau (L) 1B
6. Danny Valencia (R) 3B
7. Ryan Doumit (S) DH
8. Trevor Plouffe (R) RF
9. Alexi Casilla (S) 2B

Read more about the Royals at Royals Review. For more news and notes around Major League Baseball, be sure to visit our MLB hub page, Baseball Nation.

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