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Kansas City Royals (80-82)


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Diamondbacks crush Royals 14-2

(TSX / STATS) -- KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- September callups Jeremy Hazelbaker and Ildelmaro Vargas starred for the Arizona Diamondbacks in the season finale.

Hazelbaker hit a three-run homer in the fifth inning and Vargas drove in four runs as the Diamondbacks routed the Kansas City Royals 14-2 on Sunday.

The Diamondbacks will host the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday in the National League wild-card game. The winner will advance to play the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL Division Series beginning Friday in Los Angeles.

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Leaders
AVG: E. Hosmer.318
HR: M. Moustakas38
RBI: E. Hosmer94
SB: W. Merrifield34
W: J. Vargas18
ERA: J. Vargas4.16
Saves: K. Herrera26
K: J. Hammel145
AL Central
TeamWLPctGB
X-Cleveland 10260.630-
Y-Minnesota 8577.52517
Kansas City 8082.49422
Chi White Sox 6795.41435
Detroit 6498.39538
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .259 (10)
Runs: 702 (24)
Hits: 1436 (11)
Home Runs: 193 (20)
Stolen Bases: 91 (10)
OBP: .311 (28)
SLG: .420 (21)
Total Bases: 2323 (20)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.61 (20)
Runs Allowed: 791 (20)
Saves: 39 (14)
Strikeouts: 1216 (24)
OpBA: .265 (24)
OBP: .331 (18)
SLG: .434 (16)
Run Support: 4.39 (24)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/3 S. Maness Refused Minor League Assignment - Free Agent
10/2 B. Burns Called Up from Minors
10/2 H. Dozier Called Up from Minors
10/2 O. García Signed to a Minor League Contract
10/2 K. Zimmer Called Up from Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
8/29 B. Flynn Strained left groin (on 60-day DL)
8/26 B. Starling Strained right oblique (on 60-day DL)
8/23 D. Duffy off 10-day DL
8/23 K. Herrera Forearm (day-to-day)
8/22 M. Almonte Right rotator cuff injury (on 60-day DL)
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