HR CALL: Francisco Pena (10), Ryan O’Hearn (18,19), Nick Dini (1), Cristhian Vasquez (1) Pine Tar Press Hitter of the Day: Ryan O’Hearn (2 games) 4-6 2 R HR 4 RBI BB Pine Tar Press Pitcher of the Day: John Lamb 5.0 IP 4 H 2 R 1 BB 10 K Omaha Storm […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- For some kids, taking batting practice in a big-league ballpark such as Kauffman Stadium might instantly get them dreaming about actually being a major-league player there someday. Not so much for Francisco Pena. Sure, he was thrilled to be hitting at The K when he was just 13. And he loved hanging out at the ballpark with his dad, Tony, the manager of the Royals...
With pitchers and catchers reporting for spring training February 14, the Royals made several moves to fill out their 40-man roster. Last week, the Royals signed minor league catcher Francisco Pena to a Major League contract. Pena is the son of former Royals manager Tony Pena and brother of former Royal Tony Pena Jr. Pena, 24, spent the last seven years in the Mets farm system....
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