Found August 07, 2013 on Fox Sports Kansas City:
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Last week's trading deadline came and went, and the man they call "Magic" remained a Royal, much to his delight, his teammates' delight, and the delight of the Twitter world. In fact, Ervin Santana, a pending free agent, instantly went to Twitter when the deadline passed and tweeted out a huge "Yessssssss!!!!!!" Santana's teammates express similar sentiments. "Absolutely, we're glad to have him here," designated hitter Billy Butler says. "He's a big part of this team. We wouldn't be where we are without him, and we probably wouldn't compete too well (for a playoff spot) without him." Santana, though, admits he really didn't think he'd be traded. "I was very happy," he says. "But I wasn't that nervous. "A lot of guys came up to me and said, 'Whew, glad you're still here!'" What happens long-term with Santana is the obvious next question. Roy...
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