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4/24/2013 11:40 A.M. ET

FOX Sports Kansas City adds Thursday's Royals-Tigers game to TV schedule

Aces Shields and Verlander expected to pitch in big AL Central matchup

FOX Sports Kansas City will televise Thursday's Royals-Tigers game in Detroit, to make up for Tuesday's rainout. Pregame coverage will start at 11:30 a.m. CT, with first pitch scheduled for 12:05.

Royals ace James Shields and Tigers No. 1 starter Justin Verlander are scheduled to pitch in a big AL Central matchup.

Viewers in mid-Missouri and Iowa will see Thursday's game on the FOX Sports Midwest main channel.

The Royals also take on the Tigers tonight on FOX Sports Kansas City, with pregame coverage starting at 5:30 p.m.

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