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Dillon Gee

Cueto for Royals, deGrom for Mets in Game 2 of World Series

Johnny Cueto is happy at home, and that's where he'll pitch in the World Series.

The excitable right-hander with those signature dreadlocks is scheduled to start for the Kansas City Royals in Game 2 and potentially Game 6 — both at Kauffman Stadium.

"It doesn't matter to me whether I pitch at home or on the road. But I do feel more comfortable here at home," Cueto said through a translator Tuesday.

Cueto appeared to get a bit rattled in Toronto during one of the worst starts of his career in the AL Championship Series, yet manager Ned Yost said that had no impact on the order of his rotation against the New York Mets.

"No, I feel like...