Royals Vs. Mariners: Thursday's Lineups Announced

The Royals continue a West Coast road trip with a four-game series in Seattle, which begins tonight. They've lost nine of 13 since the All-Star break, including three of four against the Mariners in Kansas City less than two weeks ago. Lineups for Thursday's series-opener have been announced.

Here is the Royals lineup:

1. Alex Gordon LF

2. Alcides Escobar SS

3. Lorenzo Cain CF

4. Billy Butler DH

5. Mike Moustakas 3B

6. Salvador Perez C

7. Jeff Francoeur RF

8. Eric Hosmer 1B

9. Yuniesky Betancourt 2B

Here is the Mariners lineup:

1. Dustin Ackley 2B

2. Michael Saunders CF

3. Casper Wells LF

4. John Jaso DH

5. Kyle Seager 3B

6. Mike Carp 1B

7. Miguel Olivo C

8. Carlos Peguero RF

9. Brendan Ryan SS

Read more on the Royals at Royals Review and SB Nation Kansas City. Head over to Lookout Landing and SB Nation Seattle for more on the Mariners. Baseball Nation is your source for news and analysis around Major League Baseball. Also, be sure to subscribe to our Youtube Channel for video commentary.

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