Thanks to miraculous eighth inning comeback, the Royals forced a Game 5 in the ALDS on Wednesday. They beat the Astros 9-6 in Game 4.
Here's how managers Ned Yost and A.J. Hinch will line it up in Game of the ALDS in Houston.
Dallas Keuchel, Jason Castro, Chris Carter and Carlos Gomez starred to give the Astros a 2-1 series lead.
The Houston Astros are one win away from their first-ever ALCS.
Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain put the Royals on top in the fourth inning Sunday with a mammoth homer.
Gomez came off the bench in the first two games as he nursed a strained intercostal muscle on the left side of his chest. With lefty Dallas Keuchel going, the Royals might be particularly vulnerable with three key batters in their lineup -- Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Alex Gordon -- hitting from the left side.
The Astros and Royals are set to do battle in Game 2 of their ALDS Friday afternoon. Here's how they'll each line up.
The Astros and Royals have posted their starting lineups for Game 1 of the ALDS. First pitch is scheduled for 7:30pm ET on Thursday.
Both the Royals and Astros have set and announced their rosters for the ALDS.
Lineups for Tuesday night's AL wild-card game have been posted. Jacoby Ellsbury is sitting against Dallas Keuchel.

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