Found June 08, 2012 on Crown Crazed:
The 27-year-old left-handed slugging Omaha Storm Chasers first baseman, Clint Robinson, is finally getting his shot at the Major League level.Thursday night, amidst the Royals announcement of the signing of 2012 #5 overall draft pick, Kyle Zimmer, the team also announced that Clint Robinson will join the team on the upcoming three game road trip to Pittsburgh.In a corresponding move, the Royals sent LHP Ryan Verdugo to Omaha. Verdugo spent two games with the Royals, not playing in either.In 2012 with Omaha, Robinson has a .314 batting average with a .418 on-base percentage, eight home runs and 37 RBIs in 60 games. In 2010, Robinson won the Texas League Triple Crown while playing with the Northwest Arkansas Naturals and put up big number in 2011 with the Storm Chasers - .326, 23 homers and 100 RBIs.So, now that Robinson has reached the Majors, what should fans realistically expect? Not much.Why shouldn't fans expect too much? Simply, the Royals will not take Billy Butler's ba...
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