KANSAS CITY, Mo. --- Moments before the national anthem Wednesday night, Astros manager A.J. Hinch exited the third-base dugout and traversed the field at Kauffman Stadium. As he approached the opposing dugout he called out for his counterpart, Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost, who stepped out to the on-deck circle.

PLAYER MENTIONS
Player D.O.B Sport Batted Threw Position
Brian McCann Feb 19,1984 BaseBall L R C
Carlos Correa Sep 21,1994 BaseBall R R SS
Dallas Keuchel Dec 31,1987 BaseBall L L P
Roger Clemens Aug 03,1962 BaseBall R R P
Cy Young Mar 28,1867 BaseBall R R P
Chris Carpenter Apr 26,1975 BaseBall R R P
Jason Vargas Feb 01,1983 BaseBall L L P
Tony Sipp Jul 11,1983 BaseBall L L P
Cheslor Cuthbert Nov 15,1992 BaseBall R R 3B
Dayan Diaz   BaseBall R R P
Jose Altuve   BaseBall R R 2B
Ned Yost Aug 18,1954 BaseBall R R C
Whit Merrifield Jan 23,1989 BaseBall R R OF
Scott Alexander Jul 09,1989 BaseBall L L P
Salvador Perez   BaseBall R R C
Lorenzo Cain Apr 12,1986 BaseBall R R OF
Eric Hosmer Oct 23,1989 BaseBall L L 1B
Alcides Escobar Dec 15,1986 BaseBall R R SS
Ken Giles Sep 19,1990 BaseBall R R P
Joe Musgrove Dec 03,1992 BaseBall R R P
Michael Feliz Jun 27,1993 BaseBall R R P
Luke Gregerson May 13,1984 BaseBall L R P
Rusty Kuntz Feb 03,1955 BaseBall R R OF