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AL Wild Card Game: Kansas City Royals vs. Oakland A's

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Jonathan Daniel

2014 American League Wild Card Game

Oakland Athletics @ Kansas City Royals

Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 8:07 ET


In a battle of small market teams that aren't the Indians, which one do you root for? I would guess for most Tribe fans the answer is, "The one that isn't a division rival."

Shields vs. Lester is a great pitching matchup, and if I were the Angels I'd be happy to know whichever team wins won't have its ace until Game 3 of the ALDS.


Today's Lineups

Coco Crisp - CF Alcides Escobar - SS
Sam Fuld - LF Norichika Aoki - RF
Josh Donaldson - 3B Lorenzo Cain - CF
Brandon Moss - DH Eric Hosmer - 1B
Josh Reddick - RF Billy Butler - DH
Jed Lowrie - SS Alex Gordon - LF
Stephen Vogt - 1B Salvador Perez - C
Geovany Soto - C Omar Infante - 2B
Eric Sogard - 2B Mike Moustakas - 3B
Jon Lester - LHP James Shields - RHP