Eric Hosmer is not in the Royals' lineup Sunday.
Eric Hosmer dealt a blow to the Tigers playoff chances on Saturday, clubbing a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning, propelling the Royals to a 7-4 victory in Motown.
Yordano Ventura was removed from Saturday's start against the Tigers due to tightness in his lower back.
Yordano Ventura was forced to leave Saturday's start against the Tigers in the fifth inning due to an apparent injury.
Salvador Perez (knee) returned to the Royals starting lineup on Saturday.
Jarrod Dyson delivered a two-run triple in the ninth inning on Friday, but it wasn't enough to lead the Royals to victory over the Tigers.
Danny Duffy was clobbered in Friday's loss to the Tigers, surrendering six runs on seven hits in only 3 2/3 innings.
Salvador Perez was scratched from the Royals' lineup Friday with a sore knee.
Alcides Escobar hit a two-run home run in a loss to the Indians on Thursday.
Jason Vargas allowed two runs over four innings Thursday against the Indians.
Royals released RHP Chien-Ming Wang.
Ian Kennedy gave up 10 hits and three runs in 5 2/3 innings to absorb a loss to the Indians on Wednesday.
Salvador Perez went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and two RBI in a loss to the Indians on Wednesday.
Royals manager Ned Yost said Lorenzo Cain (wrist) is "probably not [going to play again in 2016]."
Edinson Volquez limited the Indians to one run over 6 2/3 innings but had to settle for a no-decision Tuesday.