Tonight's Lineup: Blanco 8, Maier 9, Butler 3, Betemit DH, Fields 5, Gordon 7, Pena 2, Getz 4, Betancourt 6, Greinke on the mound.
Speaking of future Royals, one NL official guaranteed to Newsday's Ken Davidoff that Jeff Francoeur will play for Kansas City in 2011
#Royals select 3B Mike Moustakas and LHP John Lamb as organization's minor-league player and pitcher of the year.
OMA: Ka’aihue, Bullington; NWA: C. Robinson, Teaford; WIL: Hosmer, Dwyer; BUR (IA): Myers, Paukovits; IDF: Watts, Mariot BUR (NC): Stovall, Simmons; SURP: Moreno, Yambati; DOM: Bonifacio, Brazoban.
"We’ll make that decision and address it at the appropriate time, He doesn’t have to go on the (40-man) roster until after the 2011 season. He’s going to play in the Dominican. That’s the plan right now."
RHP Chris "Disco" Hayes has allowed one ER in his last 18.2 IP of relief with Southern Maryland for those keeping score. Which, obvs, I am!
Arizona Fall League roster announced: #Royals to send P's Duffy, Keating, Montgomery. C Perez. 1B Hosmer. 2B Giavotella. OF Robinson. 1 TBA.
Tonight's Lineup: Blanco 8, Aviles 4, Butler DH, Betemit 5, Kaaihue 3, Pena 2, Gordon 7, Betancourt 6, Miller 9, O'Sullivan on the mound
Tonight's Lineup: Blanco 8, Kendall 2, Butler 3, Betemit 5, Betancourt 6, Pena DH, Aviles 4, Bloomquist 9, Miller 7, Davies on the mound