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Royals Review Dec 1, 2020
Should the Royals non-tender Maikel Franco?

Should the Royals non-tender Maikel Franco?

Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports The third baseman could be a victim of economics. The deadline to tender or non-tender arbitration-eligible players is 7 p.m. CT on Wednesday, and the Royals have eight players to make decisions on. Five players seem like sure things to be tendered contracts - Brad Keller, Hunter Dozier, Adalberto Mondesi, Franchy Cordero, and Jesse Hahn. Slugger Jorge Soler seems very likely to be tendered, although his high price and limited defensive abilities make it at least a question, and Jakob Junis seems pretty likely to be tendered a contract...
Royals Review Nov 30, 2020
Potential free agent target: Jackie Bradley, Jr.

Potential free agent target: Jackie Bradley, Jr.

Photo by Maddie Meyer/ Whit’s former teammate at South Carolina provides great defense. With Alex Gordon retiring, the Royals could be in the market for a free agent outfielder to be in the mix with Whit Merrifield, Edward Olivares, and Franchy Cordero. Kansas City is not likely to shop in the top tier of free agent outfielders, but if they look in the next tier, Jackie Bradley, Jr. could be a name on their list. The Royals have been reported to have interest in Bradley before, and in fact there have been rumors they have had their eyes on him ever since he was an...
KC Kingdom Nov 11, 2020

Kansas City Royals need to roll with Franchy Cordero in left field

The Kansas City Royals will have a new left fielder in 2021 and beyond. With the retirement of Alex Gordon and a possible every day third base position open, there is plenty of reason to start to talk about who or how Kansas City Royals Manager Mike Matheny will shuffle or insert some newer faces […] Kansas City Royals need to roll with Franchy Cordero in left field - KC Kingdom - KC Kingdom - Royals, Chiefs, Jayhawks, Kansas State, Mizzou & More
Royals Review Nov 5, 2020
Royals Rumblings - News for November 5, 2020

Royals Rumblings - News for November 5, 2020

Photo by Ed Zurga/ What do the Royals need this off-season? Royals Rumblings - News for November 5, 2020 Jeffrey Flanagan writes about the biggest needs for the Royals this off-season. Outfielder The Royals now will have to replace Gordon, which won’t be an easy task, in left field. It’s likely that Franchy Cordero gets the first crack at the job, but Kansas City still has very little experienced depth in the outfield. Whit Merrifield likely will patrol either center field or right field. But the other outfield candidates on the 40-man roster — Edward Olivares, Bubba Starling and...

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