Emmanuel Rivera scratched Tuesday for Royals, Ryan O'Hearn added
Kansas City Royals infielder Emmanuel Rivera has been scratched from the lineup for Tuesday's game against right-hander Zac Gallen and the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Rivera was previously lined up to play third base and bat eighth. Ryan O'Hearn has been added to the lineup to be the No. 7 hitter and Bobby Witt Jr. is on the hot corner for the Royals.
Per numberFire's MLB Heat Map, the park factor in the Royals-Diamondbacks game is the strongest for hitters out of the 15 hosting stadiums on Tuesday. The Royals have an implied total of 3.36.
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