Royals decline to offer contract to INF Getz
The Kansas City Royals have declined to offer a 2014 contract to
second baseman Chris Getz, making him a free agent.
Getz hit .220 with a homer and 18 RBIs in 78 games last season,
when he earned $1.05 million. The 30-year-old made his major league
debut in 2008 with the Chicago White Sox and is a .251 hitter in
449 career games.
The Royals announced the decision on Monday. Teams had until
midnight to offer contracts to unsigned players on their 40-man