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YORDANO VENTURA RUMORS

Kansas City Royals: Fall out of first

Yordano Ventura and the Royals were unable to hang onto first place in the division Friday night (cbssports.com). The Kansas City Royals fell to the Boston Red Sox Friday night 4-2, and with that the Royals fall out of first place for the first time since August 11th. The Royals are now 0-5 this season against the Red Sox, but have two more chances to try and right the ship Saturday...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Just How Good Can Yordano Ventura Be?

With less than a month left in the regular season, the feel-good story in baseball right now involves the Kansas City Royals. They are currently in the lead in the American League Central, and they are hoping to make the playoffs for the 1st time since 1985. They were able to win the World Series that season, and it would be a true Cinderella story if they were able to go all the...
Via Batting Leadoff
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Back in the Win Circle: Ventura Tames Rangers in 4-3 Win

The Kansas City Royals coasted through what was a historic August with little difficulty. In the last week, fans reacted as if the sky was falling as the team sputtered with a 2-4 (plus the suspended game) record. As the month of September began, the team viewed Monday night as an opportunity to turn the page and start fresh. The Cleveland series is history. As painful as it may...
Via Royals Blue
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Injury Update: Yordano Ventura to miss start with back stiffness

Blair Kerkhoff is reporting that Kansas City Royals young pitcher Yordano Ventura will miss tomorrow's start.#Royals Yordano Ventura will miss tomorrow's start with mid-back stiffness. Liam Hendriks will start.— Blair Kerkhoff (@BlairKerkhoff) August 26, 2014It appears that the team is being extra cautious with the 23-year-old Ventura who has never pitched over 150 innings...
Via Sports Injury Alert
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Drop Game Two 4-1

There aren’t too many games that have warranted the use of the phrase, “Yosted” as of late. This would be one of those games. After six innings, Yordano Ventura’s pitch count was nearing 100, but he was showing no signs of tiring. In fact, Ventura seemed to be improving as the game went on, so naturally Yost decided to bring him out for one more inning. It wasn’t a horrible...
Via Royals Blue
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Slumping Indians lineup faces challenge in Ventura

Following one of the worst performances of his career, Yordano Ventura should be eager to face the Cleveland Indians. Ventura looks to continue his mastery of the Indians and help the Kansas City Royals to a fourth straight win Friday night at Kauffman Stadium. Since reeling off 10 consecutive wins last month for a brief stay atop the AL Central, the Royals (51-50) have lost 18 of...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Ventura ready to bounce back against the Tribe

Following one of the worst performances of his career, Yordano Ventura should be eager to face the Cleveland Indians. Ventura looks to continue his mastery of the Indians and help the Kansas City Royals to a fourth straight win Friday night at Kauffman Stadium. Since reeling off 10 consecutive wins last month for a brief stay atop the AL Central, the Royals (51-50) have lost 18 of...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals ride Ventura into rubber game with Rays

Kansas City Royals rookie Yordano Ventura has been terrific since returning from a minor elbow injury early last month. Alex Cobb is coming off back-to-back wins for the Tampa Bay Rays, but he's still looking to find his form. Ventura and Cobb square off as these teams close a three-game series Wednesday night in St. Petersburg. After dropping four straight starts, Ventura has...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Is 2014 Yordano Ventura’s time?

When you can throw a fastball 100 mph people tend to notice, whether its opposing hitters, managers or fans. When you can consistently throw over 100 mph as a starter, you are in rare company. When pitching prospect Yordano Ventura threw a pitch recorded at 102 mph according to PitchFX, Royals fans couldn’t help but dream about Ventura taking a spot in the big league rotation...
Via i70baseball
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Ventura continues to impress; makes strong case for 2014 rotation

John Viril— For the second straight game, rookie starting pitcher Yordano Ventura took the mound in a must-win game for the Kansas City Royals. For the second straight time, Ventura has delivered a strong start. Ventura’s fastball has blown away major-league hitters. The 22-year-old Ventura has 11.1 IP in two starts, with 9 strikeouts while allowing only 7 hits and 2 runs. More...
Via The Viril View: On the KC Royals
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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