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Royals Review Jul 23, 2020
Royals reveal 30-man Opening Day roster

Royals reveal 30-man Opening Day roster

Photo by Jamie Squire/ The roster is full of “baseball players.” The Royals announced their 30-man Opening Day roster on Thursday for what will be a 60-game season starting Friday. Catchers (3): Oscar Hernandez, Salvador Perez, Meibrys Viloria Infielders (4): Maikel Franco, Nicky Lopez, Ryan McBroom, Adalberto Mondesí Outfielders (7): Franchy Cordero, Alex Gordon, Erick Mejia, Whit Merrifield, Brett Phillips, Jorge Soler, Bubba Starling Pitchers (16): Scott Barlow, Ronald Bolaños, Danny Duffy, Foster Griffin, Greg Holland, Ian Kennedy, Jorge López, Richard Lovelady, Kevin...
Royals Review Jul 17, 2020
Catcher Nick Dini, pitcher Daniel Tillo test positive for the coronavirus

Catcher Nick Dini, pitcher Daniel Tillo test positive for the coronavirus

Photo by Mitchell Layton/ Dini is the third Royals catcher to test positive. Royals catcher Nick Dini and pitcher Daniel Tillo have tested positive, according to MLB.com beat writer Jeffrey Flanagan. Dini is the third Royals catcher to test positive, joining Salvador Perez and Cam Gallagher, although Perez was cleared to rejoin the team earlier this week. Catcher Meibrys Viloria has also been out for undisclosed reasons, but is expected to rejoin the team soon. Tillo was considered a long-shot to make the roster this year as a left-handed reliever, but put himself on the radar after an...
KC Kingdom Jul 17, 2020

Royals News: Salvador Perez rejoins team and resumes catching duties

Royals news includes how Salvador Perez is back with the team after missing time due to testing positive for the coronavirus. The Kansas City Royals have been in Summer Camp for two weeks now and it hasn’t all been sunshine and sprinkles. Four members of the team have tested positive for COVID-19 so far and […] Royals News: Salvador Perez rejoins team and resumes catching duties - KC Kingdom - KC Kingdom - Royals, Chiefs, Jayhawks, Kansas State, Mizzou & More
Royals Review Jul 16, 2020
Royals Rumblings - News for July 16, 2020

Royals Rumblings - News for July 16, 2020

Photo by Ed Zurga/ Salvy’s back! Royals Rumblings - News for July 16, 2020 Salvador Perez discussed his return with Jeffrey Flanagan and reporters. You’ve got a little over a week to get your timing at the plate. Are you confident you can do that? “I am confident. After my day yesterday, I don’t think it will take that long. Just three or four days to face some live pitching and I’ll be fine.” What did you do in isolation, baseball-wise? “I hit off the tee and hit into the net. It’s not the same as live pitching, but it kept me moving a bit.” Danny Duffy is pumped to...
KC Kingdom Jul 11, 2020

Kansas City Royals: Catcher position in trouble as Salvador Perez recovers

The three catchers on the Kansas City Royals’ active roster are currently out of action. Two have tested positive for COVID-19 and the other is on the injured list. This obviously poses a problem for the Kansas City Royals, but fortunately we’re only in the first week of camp and there’s time for both Salvador […] Kansas City Royals: Catcher position in trouble as Salvador Perez recovers - KC Kingdom - KC Kingdom - Royals, Chiefs, Jayhawks, Kansas State, Mizzou & More
Kings of Kauffman Jul 10, 2020

KC Royals: Oscar Hernandez joins camp catching mix

Awaiting the returns of Salvador Perez and Meibrys Viloria, the KC Royals recently added two catchers to their Summer Camp. Now, they’ve signed another. Oscar Hernandez is now a member of the KC Royals. Who, you might be asking, is Oscar Hernandez? The far too simple answer is that Hernandez is a catcher with two […] KC Royals: Oscar Hernandez joins camp catching mix - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of Kauffman - A Kansas City Royals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Kings of Kauffman Jul 9, 2020

KC Royals fill catching gap with Summer Camp invitees

The KC Royals temporarily find themselves without their All-Star catcher and a key backup. Two Summer Camp invitees are filling in. Suddenly, catchers are at a premium for the KC Royals. All-Star backstop Salvador Perez, returning from a 2019 season lost to a UCL injury and Tommy John surgery, recently tested positive for COVID-19 and […] KC Royals fill catching gap with Summer Camp invitees - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of Kauffman - A Kansas City Royals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Royals Review Jul 7, 2020
Brad Keller and Ryan O’Hearn test positive for coronavirus

Brad Keller and Ryan O’Hearn test positive for coronavirus

Photo by Michael Zagaris/Oakland Athletics/ They join Salvador Perez as confirmed cases on the club. The Royals announced that right-handed pitcher Brad Keller and first baseman Ryan O’Hearn have tested positive for the coronavirus, after receiving permission to disclose that information from both players. Keller said he has had minor symptoms that remind him of an allergy attack, but otherwise feels great. O’Hearn has been asymptomatic and said he feels fine. Both players will quarantine and will need two negative tests, have no fever for 72 hours, and be cleared by a doctor before...

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