Guardians vs. Royals: Injury Report, Updates & Probable Starters – June 4

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On Tuesday, a clash of AL Central rivals is on the schedule, with the Kansas City Royals (36-25) visiting the Cleveland Guardians (39-20) at 6:40 PM ET.

Looking to see who’s playing for the Guardians and the Royals? Read on to see complete injury reports for both teams.

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Guardians vs. Royals Game Info

  • Game Day: Tuesday, June 4, 2024
  • Game Time: 6:40 PM ET
  • TV Channel: BSKC
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Stadium: Progressive Field
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    Guardians vs. Royals Injury News Today

    Guardians’ Injuries

    Name Status Injury 2024 Stats
    Eli Morgan 15 Day Injury List Elbow 1-0, 1.64 ERA, 5.7 K/9
    Shane Bieber 60 Day Injury List Elbow 2-0, 0.00 ERA, 15.0 K/9
    Gavin Williams 60 Day Injury List Elbow
    Trevor Stephan 60 Day Injury List Elbow
    James Karinchak 60 Day Injury List Shoulder

    Royals’ Injuries

    Name Status Injury 2024 Stats
    Michael Massey 10 Day Injury List Back .294 / .306 / .529, 6, 23
    Michael Wacha 15 Day Injury List Foot 4-5, 4.24 ERA, 7.4 K/9
    Brady Singer day-to-day Illness 4-2, 2.63 ERA, 9.3 K/9
    Kyle Wright 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
    Kris Bubic 60 Day Injury List Elbow
    Josh Taylor 60 Day Injury List Biceps

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    Guardians’ Recent Hitting Insights

  • Cleveland has hit 11 home runs over the last 10 games.
  • Over the last 10 games, the Guardians have 31 extra-base hits (3.1 per game) while slugging .406.
  • Over the last 10 contests Cleveland is batting .245 and averaging 8.1 hits per game.
  • Jose Ramirez leads Cleveland in home runs (four) and runs batted in (13) during the past 10 games while batting .342 over that span.
  • David Fry is batting .433 with a double, four home runs and seven walks during the past 10 games.
  • Royals’ Recent Hitting Insights

  • Over the last 10 games, Kansas City has hit 11 home runs.
  • Over the Royals’ last 10 games, the team is slugging .409 with 29 extra-base hits.
  • Kansas City has collected 9.0 hits per game and has a batting average of .259 over its last 10 contests.
  • Nelson Velazquez leads Kansas City in home runs (four) and runs batted in (10) during the past 10 games while batting .194 over that span.
  • Bobby Witt Jr. is hitting .333 with a double, two home runs and three walks over the last 10 games.
  • Guardians’ Starting Pitcher

  • Triston McKenzie (2-3) will take the mound for the Guardians, his 12th start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Wednesday, when he threw five innings against the Colorado Rockies, giving up four earned runs while allowing six hits.
  • The 26-year-old has an ERA of 3.77 and 8.5 strikeouts per nine innings, with a batting average against of .214 in 11 games this season.
  • Over the past 10 games, Guardians pitchers have a collective 4.40 ERA.
  • Opponents have hit 12 home runs against Cleveland over the past 10 games.
  • Royals’ Starting Pitcher

  • Seth Lugo looks for his 10th win when he makes the start for the Royals, his 13th of the season. He is 9-1 with a 1.72 ERA and 66 strikeouts in 78 1/3 innings pitched.
  • The righty’s most recent appearance came on Wednesday against the Minnesota Twins, when he threw six innings, surrendering one earned run while giving up six hits.
  • The 34-year-old has an ERA of 1.72, with 7.6 strikeouts per nine innings in 12 games this season. Opponents have a .211 batting average against him.
  • The Royals have allowed earned runs over the last 10 games, with an ERA of 4.40.
  • Kansas City has allowed seven home runs during the past 10 games.
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