Royals fans hoping for a quick promotion for prospect Wil Myers will have to wait a bit longer.
Perhaps quite a bit longer.
The Royals activated center fielder Lorenzo Cain on Monday, along with second baseman Chris Getz, and shipped out Irving Falu and right-hander Nate Adcock to Triple-A Omaha.
What that means is that Cain will take over the job in center field, and be occasionally spelled by Jarrod Dyson.
What it also means is that Wil Myers will continue to continue to bide his time in Omaha.
"Right now, we'd be looking at splitting the time between Lorenzo and Jarrod," Royals manager Ned Yost said Monday prior to the Home Run Derby at Kauffman Stadium.
"I'd like to give Lorenzo a shot at playing four or five days a week, and then Jarrod two days or so. We want to do that until Lorenzo gets all of his strength back."
Royals fans have not seen Cain play at Kauffman Stadium all season. He injured his groin in the Royals' fifth game of the season at Oakland. Since then, Cain...