Originally written on Crown Crazed  |  Last updated 10/21/14
We are still in the month of may, meaning playoff hopes ares still alive. Is there a free agent that could help the royals? Lets take a look.1: This might shock you but, Roy Oswalt is still a free agent. Yes. the former all-star pitcher who had a 3.69 ERA last year, and played 139 innings.  He made 16 million dollars last year, you could expect his salary to fall to 7-9 million per year meaning he could be a steal if we pick him up for like a 2 year 14 million dollar deal. While he is 34 years old he still has years of throwing left in that arm. He could be the ace the Royals need in the rotation.2: Another pitcher the Royals could sign is Scott Kazmir. While he struggled last year with a 5.94 ERA, don't let the stats fool you he is still a very good pitcher. With a career average ERA of 4.17 and a record of 66 wins,  and 61 losses. He seems like the perfect replacement for Danny Duffy or a good pitcher to keep on the roster as insurance, in case another pitcher goes down. While...

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