With Francoeur out and Giavotella in, the Royals still need to win games.
Speed kills and Jarrod Dyson has speed to burn.
Bob Fescoe spent last week in Surprise, Arizona interviewing Kansas City Royals players and coaches for his morning show on Kansas City’s 610 Sports Radio.
The starting lineup is pretty much set, but opportunities exist for some players to get a spot on the bench.
The Kansas City Royals today announced that infielder/outfielder Elliot Johnson was acquired from the Tampa Bay Rays as the player to be named in the December 9, 2012 trade that also sent right-handed pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis to the Royals.