What this leaves us with is quite possibly the best rotation for the Kansas City Royals in 20+ years.
The 2011 Royals will feature several players “on the bubble” – many of whom probably won’t make the team next year.
With the Royals, it has almost been Zack Grienke and… pray for rain.
Kansas City trades veteran outfielder to Oakland for a pair of pitchers; team also releases Brian Bannister.
Brian Bannister’s name is surfacing in rumors that range from trade to non-tender.
Matt Wilson of BaseballDigest.com brings you this week’s fantasy reports. Here are his thoughts on the Royals players this week.
Buddy Baumann dominated the Cape Cod League, and he’s finding success as a starter in the Royals’ farm system.
Brain Bannister lowered his ERA…that’s worth something, isn’t it?