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Royals activate Chris Young from DL, option Brian Flynn

The Kansas City Royals made a pair of roster moves on Saturday morning. The club activated right-handed pitcher Chris Young from the disabled list. To make room for him on the roster, the Royals optioned Brian Flynn to Triple-A Omaha. With Danny Duffy locking down a spot in the starting rotation, it is likely the Young will return to the team as a member of the bullpen. The pitcher...
Via Today's Knuckleball
1 day ago

Royals' Duffy ready to build pitch count in third start of 2016

Danny Duffy figures to have more pitches in him this time when he faces the Chicago White Sox.He'll make his third start since moving into the rotation as the Kansas City Royals open a rain-shortened three-game home series against the White Sox on Friday night after Thursday's scheduled opener was postponed.Due to injuries to Chris Young and Kris Medlen, Duffy (0-0, 2.13 ERA) is...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Duffy gets the call in series opener against visiting White Sox

Danny Duffy figures to have more pitches in him this time when he faces the Chicago White Sox.He'll make his third start since moving into the rotation as the Kansas City Royals open a four-game home series against the White Sox on Thursday night.Due to injuries to Chris Young and Kris Medlen, Duffy (0-0, 2.13 ERA) is a starter once more. He was limited to 48 pitches in a three-inning...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Duffy eyes continued success in clash with Sox

Royals left-hander Danny Duffy will square off against White Sox right-hander Miguel Gonzalez in the middle game on Saturday at U.S. Cellular Field.
8 days ago

Kansas City Royals: Permanently mixing up the rotation?

The Kansas City Royals starting rotation has struggled in the early part of the 2016 season. With injuries to both Chris Young and Kris Medlen, they were forced to land on the disabled list. Both Danny Duffy and Dillon Gee will get a chance to prove that they belong in the rotation in the absence of both Young and Medlen. Duffy has spent time going back and forth between the rotation...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Kansas City: Danny Duffy Starts Again by Hunter Samuels

Danny Duffy has been a promising prospect, a tantalizing but frustrating starter and an effective reliever. With injuries to the Royals` rotation, he aspires to remove "but frustrating" from that resume.
Via Baseball Prospectus
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Duffy getting used to working with limited run support

Danny Duffy watched as Kansas City's offense was shut down in the series opener with Minnesota, something he's also grown accustomed to witnessing during his starts. The left-hander hopes that's not the case Wednesday night against the visiting Twins as he looks to help the Royals avoid a third straight defeat. Duffy (5-10, 2.47 ERA) is the only pitcher in baseball with double-digit...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

The 'PG' version of Danny Duffy is still pretty nasty to opposing hitters

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals left-hander Danny Duffy fully admits there was a time when he was a little out of control on the mound. When he got mad, he showed it -- especially vocally. And everyone could hear it. These days, Duffy still gets mad. He just hides it better, thanks to a trick he learned from James Shields. Shields is legendary for barking obscenities into his glove. Now...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Offense, Umpire Dooms Royals as They Drop Game Two, 2-1

I’m going to keep it short and sweet tonight. Poor Danny Duffy. Danny Duffy made another fabulous start tonight, but it was soiled by the offense yet again. Duffy gave us six innings of quality work as he only gave up one earned run. It was an errant throw by Duffy that gave the Tigers their second run. Nine men left on base tonight. Nine. That’s absolutely pathetic. That’s...
Via Royals Blue
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Resurgent Royals hit halfway point, send Duffy to mound in opener at Minnesota

The Kansas City Royals cooled off one of the hottest clubs in baseball to bounce back from a slide and record their most victories at the halfway point of the season in 11 years. Now they'll try to get the final 81 games off to a strong start with one of the AL's top pitchers in June taking the mound. Danny Duffy looks to help the Royals win two in a row for the first time in nearly...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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