Royals, Nady agree to minor league contract
Xavier Nady and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to a minor
The 34-year-old outfielder is a .270 career hitter with 101 home
runs and 406 RBIs during 11 seasons in the majors. He has played
for the Padres, Mets, Pirates, Yankees, Cubs, Diamondbacks,
Nationals and Giants.
Nady spent last season with Washington and San Francisco,
hitting a combined .184 with four homers and 13 RBIs in 152
at-bats. He played in 40 games with the Nationals and 19 for the
World Series champion Giants.
His best season was 2008, when he batted .305 with 25 home runs
and 97 RBIs for the Pirates and Yankees.
The Royals announced the move Friday.