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Escobar went 2-for-5 with a run scored and an RBI against the Tigers on Wednesday.
Gordon went 1-for-4 with two runs scored, a double, and RBI and a walk against the Tigers on Wednesday.
Davis gave up seven runs (three earned) on eight hits and four walks with two strikeouts over 3.2 innings against the Tigers on Wednesday.
Moustakas believes that he has identified a flaw in his mechanics at the plate -- that he is drifting forward on pitches which robs all the power from his swing. “I’ve been getting out on my front foot way too much instead of staying back and trying to see the ball," Moustakas told the Kansas City Star
. "As a result, everything I'm hitting is (weak and) in the air."
Due to Tuesday's rainout, manage Ned Yost said he plans to skip Mendoza's turn in the rotation again, the Kansas City Star
Giavotella went 3-for-6 with two runs scored, two doubles and three RBI against Triple-A Nashville on Monday.
Lough went 3-for-4 with two runs scored, a double, a home run, three RBI and a walk against Triple-A Nashville on Sunday.
Smith was sent back to Triple-A Omaha following Sunday's doubleheader in Boston.
Perez knocked a two-run single during Sunday's win at Boston, which acted as the eventual game-winning hit in the first game of a doubleheader.
Getz is not in the starting lineup for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader with the Red Sox, the Kansas City Star
Perez is not in the lineup for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader with the Red Sox, the Kansas City Star
Holland tossed a clean ninth inning Sunday to gather his fourth save of the season in Kansas City's victory in Boston.
Santana secured his second win of the season Sunday, pitching seven innings of two-run ball with six hits and seven strikeouts, as Kansas City stifled Boston.
Mondesi, 17, is holding his own at Low-A Lexington, hitting .262/.329/.415 with a homer and two stolen bases in five attempts.