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Nicky Lopez loses to KC Royals in salary arbitration

Kansas City infielder Nicky Lopez lost his salary arbitration case with the Royals on Friday and will get $2.55 million instead of his $2.9 million request, a decision that clinched management's third straight winning record.
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Royals Rumblings - News for June 17, 2022

Royals Rumblings - News for June 17, 2022

Kansas City Royals third baseman Nicky Lopez (8) makes a catch as he collides with catcher MJ Melendez (1) on a foul ball hit by San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford (not pictured) in the eighth inning at Oracle Park. | D. Ross Cameron-USA TODAY Sports The Royals haven’t lost in two days! Royals Rumblings - News for June 17, 2022 In case you missed it, Lynn Worthy profiled how Jake Junis left the Royals and found success in San Francisco. “When I signed over here, they basically said we have a plan for you,” Junis said. “We think the way you throw,...
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Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Jose Cuas (74) looks in for the pitch during the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park. | Neville E. Guard-USA TODAY Sports Nicky Lopez at third base? So, the Royals suck and there’s not a whole lot to say about it, at least on the pitching side. But the Royals do have a few interesting things they have to figure out on the hitting side, which is this: who is gonna be the third baseman? Before the season, the outfield was covered. There were multiple candidates for shortstop, second base, and first base. Catcher...

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