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At Fenway Park Monday, 7:10 p.m. NESN, WEEI-FM (93.7) Tuesday, 7:10 p.m. NESN, WEEI-FM (93.7) Wednesday, 7:10 p.m. NESN, WEEI-FM (93.7) Head to head: The Red Sox swept a three-game series from the Royals at Kauffman Stadium in early June. This is the first and only meeting of the season at Fenway Park. Miscellany: Kansas City comes to Boston having been swept in back-to-back series by Toronto and Minnesota, losing 9 of 10 . . . Whit Merrifield, a college teammate of Jackie Bradley Jr. at South Carolina and a first-time All-Star this year, ranks in the top 10 in the AL in batting (.298), runs (76), and stolen bases (16) . . . Six-time Gold Glover Alex Gordon, who had one of the two Royals hits

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