Originally written on Fox Sports Kansas City  |  Last updated 11/8/14
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Good news, Royals fans! Jonathan Sanchez is alive, he appears to be healthy (at least under a woolensailor's cap and mid-winter parka), his dynamite left arm was NOT hanging in asling and Hey, he says he's "excited" to be in Kansas City. These were the key points of a brief meeting between the former San FranciscoGiants pitcher and a gaggle of KC area media members in a tunnel under KauffmanStadium on Thursday morning. Sanchez said all the right things for a guy who had just been traded from ateam that won the World Series two years ago to a club that hasn't sniffed theplayoffs since 1985. The lefty is completely recovered from both a bout of tendinitis in his elbowand a high ankle sprain injuries that limited him to 19 starts last year andaffected his productivity (4-7, 4.26 ERA). He knows more than one might expect about the youthful, but ambitious Royals. "Good people, good organization," he said. "It's a young teamwith guys who want to play the game a team going up." H...
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