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YORDANO VENTURA RUMORS

Royals Expecting Too Much Too Soon from 23-Year-Old Yordano Ventura

What a difference a year makes.The defending American League Champion Kansas Royals ended a dreadful 28-season playoff drought last year before losing Game Seven to the San Francisco Giants in the World Series. Are the Royals expecting too much from Ventura? The story of the Royals’ historical season began in Spring Training. The Royals were looking for someone to fill in as...
Via Baseball Essential
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura Makes the Royals Very Dangerous

You could see it starting in his last start against the Rangers. Ignore the line he put up in that one and pay attention to how he got through it. I’ve talked about it a couple times, but Yordano Ventura looked like the guy who dominated in the World Series last season and not like […]
Via Pine Tar Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura Among Six Players Suspended for Brawl

Thursday night’s ugly brawl between the Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox will leave both teams shorthanded for the next week or so. MLB announced that a total of six players, four from the Royals and two from the White Sox, have been suspended for the melee. Yordano Ventura (seven games), Edinson Volquez (five games), Lorenzo Cain (two games) and Kelvin Herrera (two games...
Via Sportsnaut
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Ventura, Royals need to simmer down before someone gets hurt

Can we now safely say that throwing at batters and instigating fights with opponents appears to be a pattern with Yordano Ventura? For the third consecutive start, the Royals pitcher taunted an opposing batter which resulted in both dugouts emptying onto the field. On Thursday night against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field, a brawl broke out. Tensions were already high...
Via The Outside Corner
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Chris Sale wanted to fight Yordano Ventura

Chris Sale reportedly still had some unfinished business with Yordano Ventura following his ejection Thursday night. The Chicago White Sox ace was in the middle of the all-out, bench-clearing brawl that broke out in the seventh inning of last night’s game against the Kansas City Royals. Sale, who was one of five players ejected from the game, was all sorts of fired up after Adam...
Via NESN.com
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura Plays Ring Leader Of Idiots In Royals-White Sox Brawl

The Kansas City Royals were perceived as a likable bunch on their way to winning the pennant last season. This year, it’s a different story. Believe it or not, the Royals were involved in yet another bench-clearing incident Thursday. Apparently they didn’t get enough over the weekend when they squared off with the Oakland Athletics, which followed up an early-season skirmish...
Via NESN.com
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura Sparks Royals-White Sox Bench-Clearing Brawl (Video)

Yordano Ventura and the Kansas City Royals are gaining quite the reputation. Ventura was at the heart of a bench-clearing brawl Thursday between the Royals and the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. The Kansas City pitcher appeared to shout an obscenity in Adam Eaton’s direction to kick off the fight, which ended with five ejections. Eaton hit a ground ball back to...
Via NESN.com
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Royals involved in another bench-clearing incident

The Kansas City Royals were once again involved in a benches clearing incident on Thursday night, and Yordano Ventura was again at the center of the chaos with the Chicago White Sox. In the bottom the seventh inning, Ventura forced Adam Eaton to hit a comebacker to the mound for the third out. As he was going to toss the ball to Eric Hosmer at first base, Ventura very blatantly...
Via The Outside Corner
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura ejected for plunking Brett Lawrie

In case you were wondering whether or not Brett Lawrie’s hard slide into second base on Friday that injured Alcides Escobar would have repercussions, well, it did. On Saturday, Royals starter Yordano Ventura plunked Lawrie, leading to his immediate ejection from the game. There’s a lot not to like about Ventura throwing at Lawrie. For one, throwing at players is stupid...
Via The Outside Corner
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

The Royals have signed Yordano Ventura long-term

Don’t worry, Kansas City Royals fans – your young stud pitcher isn’t going anywhere. The club has agreed to a five-year extension with pitcher Yordano Ventura that guarantees him $23 million. The deal also has a pair of club options that can keep Ventura in Kansas City through his age 30 season. Sources: Ventura deal is for $23M guaranteed. 5 guaranteed yrs, 2 option yrs...
Via The Outside Corner
April 04, 2015  |  Discuss
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