Chicago White Sox at Kansas City Royals (4/5): Starting Lineups


Mar 27, 2014; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko (14) talks to manager Robin Ventura (23) after grounding out in the fourth inning against the Chicago Cubs at HoHoKam Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports

This is the second game of a three-game series where the Chicago White Sox are visiting the Kansas City Royals in an AL Central battle.

Chicago enters the game at 2-2 overall, and the Royals are 1-2 on the season, earning that win on Friday by a 7-5 score against the White Sox.

Sep 18, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Bruce Chen (52) delivers a pitch in the first inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Starting for the White Sox on the mound will be John Danks and for the Royals is Bruce Chen, both making their 2014 season debuts.

Paul Konerko will make his first start of the season at DH, and Tyler Flowers will have the day off.

Game time is scheduled for 2:10 p.m. EDT (1:10 CT) airing on WGN and on the radio at WSCR 670. The game can also be viewed on MLB.TV and listened to on MLB Audio.

Lineups for the two teams are:

Chicago White Sox (2-2)
1. Adam Eaton (CF)
2. Marcus Semien (2B)
3. Jose Abreu (1B)
4. Dayan Viciedo (RF)
5. Conor Gillaspie (3B)
6. Paul Konerko (DH)
7. Alejandro De Aza (LF)
8. Alexei Ramirez (SS)
9. Adrian Nieto (C )

Kansas City Royals (1-2)
1. Norichika Aoki (RF)
2. Omar Infante (2B)
3. Eric Hosmer (1B)
4. Billy Butler (DH)
5. Alex Gordon (LF)
6. Salvador Perez (C )
7. Mike Moustakas (3B)
8. Lorenzo Cain (CF)
9. Alcides Escobar (SS)

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