Kansas City Royals announce roster for tonight's Wild Card game

KANSAS CITY, MO - The Kansas City Royals have announced their 25-man roster that they will use in tonight's American League Wild Card Game against the Oakland Athletics, scheduled to begin at 7:07 p.m. CT. The Royals roster is set for the Wild Card round only as the club is allowed to select a new 25-man roster of eligible players prior to the start of the American League Division Series, should they advance.

Tonight's American League Wild Card Game is being televised nationally by TBS, with radio broadcasts on ESPN Radio as well as the Royals Radio Network.

Wild Card Game Roster

No. Pitchers (9)
17   Wade Davis
41   Danny Duffy
27   Brandon Finnegan
54   Jason Frasor
11   Jeremy Guthrie
40   Kelvin Herrera
56   Greg Holland
33   James Shields
30   Yordano Ventura

No. Catchers (2)
19   Erik Kratz
13   Salvador Perez

No. Infielders (7)
16   Billy Butler
24   Christian Colon
2     Alcides Escobar
35   Eric Hosmer
14   Omar Infante
8     Mike Moustakas
12   Jayson Nix

No. Outfielders (7)
23   Nori Aoki
6     Lorenzo Cain
1     Jarrod Dyson
4     Alex Gordon
0     Terrance Gore
18   Raul Ibanez
7     Josh Willingham