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Perez went 2-for-4 with an RBI against the Rays on Tuesday.
Francoeur went 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI against the Rays on Tuesday.
Moustakas went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBI against the Rays on Tuesday.
Shields evened up his record to 2-2 at the expense of his former team Tuesday after giving up just two runs on five hits and a walk with seven strikeouts over seven innings.
Getz is out of the Royals' lineup Tuesday against Tampa Bay, the Kansas City Star
Davis struggled Monday, surrendering eight runs and 12 hits over just 4.2 innings. He walked three, struck out three and allowed a pair of homers.
Moustakas went 1-for-1 with two runs scored, one RBI and three walks during the first game, but just 1-for-4 during the second game of Sunday's doubleheader against Cleveland.
Hosmer combined to go 2-for-9 with one RBI during Sunday's doubleheader against the Indians.
Butler went a combined 1-for-7 with a run scored and two walks during Sunday's doubleheader with Cleveland, dropping his average to .250 on the season.
Escobar went 1-for-5 with two runs scored, a home run and two RBI during the first game and then 2-for-3 with a walk during the second game of the doubleheader with the Indians on Sunday.
Gordon went 2-for-4 with a run scored, a home run, two RBI and a walk during the first game and 0-for-4 during the second game of Sunday's doubleheader with Cleveland.
Guthrie improved to 3-0 on the year after tossing six scoreless innings, scattering six hits and three walks while striking out five to lead the Royals past the Indians 9-0 in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader.
Smith went just four innings while giving up four earned runs on seven hits in Sunday's loss to the Indians in the second game of their doubleheader. He struck out five.
Perez is not in the lineup for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader with Cleveland, Indians.com