HR CALL: Casey Kotchman (2), Jose Martinez (3), Balbino Fuenmayor (5,6), Jorge Bonifacio (6) Pine Tar Press Hitter of the Day: Balbino Fuenmayor 2-5 2 R 2 HR 3 RBI Pine Tar Press Pitcher of the Day: John Lamb 6.0 IP 3 H 0 R 1 BB 8 K Omaha Storm […]
Royals Spring Training has begun and they opened the young (pre) season with 2 wins, both over the Texas Rangers.
Things of note for this young season:
Relieve Tim Collins had an MRI on his elbow after leaving the game Wednesday. The MRI revealed ligament damage, and it would seem he stands to miss significant time. He is seeking a second opinion.
Omar Infante has...
Casey Kotchman is born in St. Petersburg, Florida.
A first round pick of the Anaheim Angels in 2001, Kotchman bounced around the league after five seasons in California. He spent parts of seasons in Atlanta, Boston, Seattle, and Tampa Bay before joining the Cleveland Indians via free agency prior to the 2012 season.
With the Tribe that year, he hit .229 with 12 home runs and 55 runs...