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Reds trade Johnny Cueto to Royals for three left-handed pitchers

The Royals have acquired right-hander Johnny Cueto from the Reds in a four-player trade, the teams announced Sunday afternoon.confirmed earlier Sunday that an agreement was in place to ship the Reds’ ace to Kansas City. 375 more words


Vargas needs season-ending surgery

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals left-hander Jason Vargas has a torn ulnar ligament in his elbow and will need season-ending Tommy John surgery.

Vargas left his start against Pittsburgh on Tuesday night after throwing just 26 pitches. 301 more words

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Ned Yost Media Session July 22

Royals starter Jason Vargas was placed on the 15-day disabled list after he tore his left ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) in the second inning of Tuesday night’s game.  180 more words

Royals lose Vargas, recall Ventura, and more minors roster news

The KC Royals received bad news this afternoon, as lefty starter Jason Vargas, who left last night’s game after 26 pitches with pain in his elbow, has a UCL tear. 319 more words

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07.21.15 - Pirates 1, Royals 3

I came for the free t-shirt, but all I got was a lousy game of exceptional baseball.

A high school friend also at the game last night posted to Facebook: 328 more words


Jason Vargas has a torn elbow ligament, so Royals recall Yordano Ventura one day after demotion

Yesterday the Royals demoted Opening Day starter Yordano Ventura to Triple-A and replaced him in the rotation with Jason Vargas, who was activated from the disabled list. 131 more words

Royals win, but lose Vargas and Ventura?

Prior to tonight’s game against Pittsburgh, the KC Royals demoted Yordano Ventura, the team’s Opening Day starter, to Triple-A Omaha to figure things out. 426 more words

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