Kansas City Royals
Omar Infante of the Kansas City Royals has been hit in the face by a pitch from Tampa Bay reliever Heath Bell.
Thursday’s game between the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals has been postponed because of rain.
The ruling made first-time major league manager Brad Ausmus 2-for-2 for the day on challenges.
Ian Kinsler homered and drove in the winning run with a single in the 10th inning to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Wednesday.
Joe Nathan, Alex Gonzalez and Tyler Collins were among the new players who chalked up some big plays on Opening Day.
Alex Gonzalez drove in the winning run in his Detroit debut, lining a single to left off Greg Holland in the ninth inning that gave the Tigers a 4-3 opening-day victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday.
The Tigers will take on the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park on Monday, March 31st at 1:05 p.m.
The Royals are hoping Yordano Ventura, their young fireballer, can transition from thrower to pitcher.
Fielder, acquired in a trade from Detroit for Ian Kinsler, had a weak grounder in the first inning.
Omar Infante walked past the visiting clubhouse at Kauffman Stadium, where he dressed so many times as a member of the Detroit Tigers, and slipped on a crisp, new Kansas City Royals jersey.