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Kansas City Royals: Five Potential Landing Spots for Mike Moustakas

The Kansas City Royals core four has grown up. They’re getting too expensive, and Mike Moustakas is not the favorite. The Kansas City Royals changed the way general managers approach the game. There is no denying that. Their back-to-back appearances in the World Series were a showcase of sorts, presenting to the rest of the […] Kansas City Royals: Five Potential Landing Spots for Mike Moustakas - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Kansas City Star Mar 22, 2017

Mike Moustakas, Mike Jirschle and the work behind a great play

It’s noon and the desert sun is beating down. It’s not too bad in the shade, but there’s no shade where Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas and coach Mike Jirschele …
Scout Mar 20, 2017

Fantasy Baseball: The Moose Returns in 2017

Kansas City Royals third basemen Mike Moustakas will return to Major League Baseball after suffering a torn ACL in 2016. Senior Fantasy Baseball Expert Adam Ronis looks at Moustakas' value as we approach the 2017 season.
Call to the Pen Mar 18, 2017

Kansas City Royals: Mike Moustakas Expectations for 2017

Expectations for Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas are high in 2017 as he looks to rebound from an injury-plagued 2016 campaign. After a terrific 2015 season, Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas saw his 2016 campaign cut short due to a knee injury. The All-Star played in only 27 games for the […] Kansas City Royals: Mike Moustakas Expectations for 2017 - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
MLB Trade Rumors Mar 17, 2017

Make Or Break Year: Mike Moustakas

MLBTR is rebooting its “make or break year” series, in which we analyze players who enter the season with up-and-down track records but also an opportunity to stake a claim to significant future earnings.  There are several “make or break” candidates on this year’s Royals team, with pending free agents Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain, and Alcides…
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 13, 2017
MLB trade rumors: Mets eyeing Royals' Lorenzo Cain, Mike Moustakas?

MLB trade rumors: Mets eyeing Royals' Lorenzo Cain, Mike Moustakas?

If the Royals fall out of the race and trade away stars, the Mets could have interest in Lorenzo Cain or Mike Moustakas.
MLB Trade Rumors Mar 13, 2017

Quick Hits: Royals, Rebuilds, Quentin, Payrolls

The Royals are pushing to contend in 2017 but if the team is out of the race in July, GM Dayton Moore has told outside executives that impending free agents Lorenzo Cain, Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Alcides Escobar will all be available, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports.  Moore stopped short of…
Los Angeles Times Mar 12, 2017

Hitless streak ends for Dodgers' Kershaw in split-squad win vs. Royals

The Dodgers defeated the Kansas City Royals, 5-4, at Surprise Stadium on Sunday in the first half of split-squad, day-night doubleheader. ON THE MOUND: Clayton Kershaw’s hitless and scoreless streak in the exhibition season came to an end on a first-inning home run by Mike Moustakas. The run was...
Kansas City Star Mar 6, 2017

Vahe Gregorian: Royals’ Mike Moustakas makes third-base debut for infant daughter

At last, Mike Moustakas on Monday at Surprise Stadium trotted out to third base in a game for the first time since he suffered a freak torn ACL on May …
Rotoworld Mar 6, 2017

Moustakas (knee) makes his first start at 3B - Mike Moustakas (3B) Kansas City Royals

Mike Moustakas (knee) will make his first start at third base Monday in Cactus League play.
Call to the Pen Mar 6, 2017

Kansas City Royals: Who Will Win the Second Base Competition?

Ned Yost has a decision to make regarding who will be the Royals starting second baseman. He has a few competitors vying for the position. With most of the lineup set, the Kansas City Royals main competition revolves around who gets the final infield spot next to Eric Hosmer, Alcides Escobar and Mike Moustakas. General manager […] Kansas City Royals: Who Will Win the Second Base Competition? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
MLB Trade Rumors Mar 5, 2017

Heyman’s Latest: Royals, Cain, Russell, Bryant, Sanchez

Here’s the latest from FanRag Sports’ Jon Heyman… The Royals don’t appear to be in extension talks with any of their pending free agents (Lorenzo Cain, Alcides Escobar, Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas), Heyman reports, and with no progress, all four are expected to reach free agency after the season.  K.C. hasn’t given up on…
MLB Daily Dish Mar 4, 2017
Royals rumors: Lorenzo Cain open to extension with Kansas City

Royals rumors: Lorenzo Cain open to extension with Kansas City

Cain will be a free agent at the end of the season. Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain is open to discussing an extension with the club, adding he is interested in remaining in Kansas City long-term, according to MLB.com’s Jeffrey Flanagan. Kansas City is reportedly interested in extending impending free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer, but Cain, Alcides Escobar and Mike Moustakas, who are all set to become free agents next winter, have seemingly not been approached about new contracts. Cain, 30, has been named to the All-Star team once in his six seasons with the Royals, but he proved to be...
Kansas City Star Mar 4, 2017

Royals’ Mike Moustakas set to make debut at third base on Tuesday

After easing back into competition as a designated hitter, Mike Moustakas is set to make his first start at third base on Tuesday, Royals manager Ned Yost said on Saturday. …
Kansas City Star Mar 1, 2017

Crown Chasers episode two: Royals' championship core isn't used to losing

In the second installment of the six-part video series "Crown Chasers," Kansas City Star columnist Sam Mellinger and staff photographer David Eulitt examine the genesis of the current Kansas City Royals team under general manager Dayton Moore, who began the complete overhaul of the franchise in 2006 with a series of draft picks, including Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas, Danny Duffy and others, who turned the Royals' decades-long frustration into a World Series championship. (Video by David Eulitt. Narration by Sam Mellinger) …

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