Royals Vs. Twins: Lineups As Kansas City Goes For Sweep

Kansas City will have a chance to sweep the Minnesota Twins at Target Field on Thursday night. Luis Mendoza will be taking the mound for the Royals, looking to end a three-game streak of no-decisions as he goes up against Liam Hendriks.

Here are the lineups for Thursday night's series finale between the Royals and Twins in Minnesota:

Kansas City Royals:

1. David Lough RF
2. Alcides Escobar SS
3. Alex Gordon LF
4. Billy Butler DH
5. Salvador Perez C
6. Mike Moustakas 3B
7. Lorenzo Cain CF
8. Eric Hosmer 1B
9. Johnny Giavotella 2B

Minnesota Twins:

1. Denard Span CF
2. Ben Revere RF
3. Josh Willingham DH
4. Justin Morneau 1B
5. Trevor Plouffe 3B
6. Darin Mastroianni LF
7. Eduardo Escobar 2B
8. Drew Butera C
9. Pedro Florimon SS

Check out Royals Review for more Kansas City baseball news, and be sure to visit Twinkie Town for more on the Twins. Also head over to Baseball Nation for even more news and analysis from around the league.

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