The KC Royals have been fairly quiet so far this offseason. Here are a few things that happened concerning the team this week.
- Jayson Nix chose free agency rather than the Triple-A assignment. 231 more words
Former Minnesota Twins outfielder Josh Willingham officially announced his retirement on Monday.
Willingham spent the majority of his final three seasons with the Twins (2012-14), but was traded to Kansas City at the end of last year to provide the Royals some extra pop in their lineup for a playoff run. 262 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Josh Willingham is retiring after 11 major league seasons, agent Matt Sosnick said Monday.
The 35-year-old outfielder hit .215 with 14 homers and 40 RBIs in 364 plate appearances this year with Minnesota and Kansas City. 147 more words
KANSAS CITY — It’s a cliche that someone in some P.R. office came up with, but in Madison Bumgarner’s case it’s true: October is when legends are born. 438 more words