Olivares sits for the third straight game Friday against the Tigers. Olivares has gone just 3-for-18 at the plate over his last seven games. He'll remain on the bench in this one, with Franchy Cordero starting in center field.
Olivares isn't starting Thursday against the Tigers. Olivares will take a seat for a second consecutive game during the series opener against Detroit. Alex Gordon will take over in left field.
Olivares is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Cardinals, Alec Lewis of The Athletic reports. Franchy Cordero (wrist) was activated off the injured list Wednesday and will immediately enter the starting lineup. Olivares could see less playing time over the final few games of the season with Cordero now healthy.
Olivares is not in the lineup Monday against the Cardinals, Alec Lewis of The Athletic reports. Olivares sits for just the third time since joining the Royals in a trade from the Padres at the deadline. He owns a decent enough .720 OPS in 14 games for his new team, though he has just two hits in his last seven contests. Bubba Starling starts in center field in his absence.
Olivares isn't in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Brewers. Olivares will get a breather after going 0-for-12 with one strikeout over the past four games. Nick Heath will take over in center field Saturday.
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