Royals avoid arbitration with Dyson, Coleman, Cruz deals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Royals have signed outfielder Jarrod Dyson, right-hander Louis Coleman and catcher Tony Cruz to one-year contracts, avoiding arbitration. Dyson received a raise from $1.225 million last year to $1.725 million this season. He's in the mix to be one of the Royals' primary outfielders, along with Alex Gordon and Lorenzo Cain. Coleman will make $750,000...
Via Associated Press
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals OF Jarrod Dyson getting street named after him

Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson is receiving quite an honor. The World Series champion will have a street named after him in his hometown of McComb, Miss. The street will be changed from Warren Street to Dyson Drive. Dyson shared the news by posting a photo of the clipping from the local newspaper: Just confirm that Warren St is now being change to Dyson Dr...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals' Christian Colon credits Jonny Gomes for poise

Jonny Gomes is a winner. Regardless of his role, the veteran MLB outfielder brings a positive attitude that’s contagion is unstoppable. That was crystal clear Sunday night, when seldom-used utility man Christian Colon stepped to the plate in the top of the 12th inning with the potential World Series-winning run just 90 feet away. Colon delivered with an RBI line drive to left...
Via NESN.com
November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals: Early season disappointments

Outfielder Jarrod Dyson has gotten off to a slow start this season offensively (mlb.com). The Kansas City Royals are off to a great start in the 2015 campaign with many players contributing to the teams success. With the many bright spots on the Royals’ roster this season, it is difficult to nitpick and downplay the great play the ball club has had to this point, but there are...
Via isportsweb.com
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals: Speed and the impact of Jarrod Dyson

The speed element of Jarrod Dyson is an invaluable asset to the Royals’ lineup (chatsports.com). The Kansas City Royals had a lot of success offensively last year with an “old school” baseball mentality. The Royals excelled last season finishing the year 5th overall in total hits, 4th in team batting average, and finished first in the league for a second year in a row in stolen...
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February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Royals’ Jarrod Dyson Turns Heads With Confident Comments About Orioles

Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson sounds ready to write off the Baltimore Orioles. Dyson was asked Saturday after the Royals defeated the Orioles in Game 2 of the ALCS to take a 2-0 series lead whether he thought the teams would return to Camden Yards for a Game 6. The speedster was blunt in his response. “No, sir, I don’t,” Dyson said. “And I don’t think (the...
Via NESN.com
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarrod Dyson celebrates Royals ALDS sweep with backflips (Video / GIF)

Your browser does not support iframes.Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson displayed his athleticism during the postgame celebration with some impressive backflips after the Royals completed their ALDS sweep.It's safe to say that Dyson is revved up for the ALCS.Video via MLB. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
Via Holdout Sports
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels fan whacks Royals fan-friend with Thunderstick (Video)

A Los Angeles Angels fan retaliated against his taunting Kansas City Royals fan-friend with a Thunderstick during Friday night's Game 2 of the ALDS in Anaheim.It happened in the bottom of the eighth after Royals center fielder Jarrod Dyson threw out Angels pinch runner Colin Cowgill at third base, completing an 8-5 double play which wiped out an Angels scoring opportunity. That...
Via Holdout Sports
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson 'revs it up' to celebrate stolen base (GIFs)

Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson busted out a "rev it up" celebration after coming through with a huge stolen base in the ninth inning of Tuesday night's American League Wild Card game against Oakland.With the Royals down 7-6, Dyson came into the game as a pinch runner after a Mike Moustakas single with no outs. After advancing to second on a sacrifice bunt, Dyson's timely...
Via Holdout Sports
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals' Dyson on bereavement leave

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson was placed on bereavement leave Friday, and the Royals recalled utilityman Jimmy Paredes from Triple-A Omaha. Dyson, according to manager Ned Yost, will rejoin the team Monday. Players on the bereavement list must miss a minimum of three games and cannot be on the list longer than seven games. Paredes, who has minor-league options...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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