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Royals demote Frank Schwindel

Royals demote Frank Schwindel

Pitcher Jake Newberry comes up The Royals have demoted first baseman Frank Schwindel to Omaha and have recalled pitcher Jake Newberry. Schwindel was a surprise addition to the Opening Day roster and appeared in six of the Royals’ 11 games, but had just one hit in 15 at-bats, with two strikeouts. With two other first basemen on the roster in Ryan O’Hearn and Lucas Duda, it was hard to get Schwindel regular playing time, and he started just 4 of the first 11 games. Jake Newberry is a 24-year old right-hander who appeared in 14 games with the Royals last year. He posted a 4.73 ERA in 13...

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