Royals add Tejada to roster, place Duffy on DL
The Kansas City Royals have added former AL MVP Miguel Tejada to
their opening day roster and placed left-hander Danny Duffy on the
15-day disabled list.
Neither move announced Sunday was a surprise.
Manager Ned Yost said Friday that Tejada made the team. The
six-time All-Star last played in the major leagues in 2011 with the
San Francisco Giants. He spent last season with Baltimore’s
Triple-A team at Norfolk, batting .259 with no home runs and 18
RBIs in 135 at-bats before he was released on June 25.
Duffy made six starts last season and is recuperating from Tommy
John surgery on his elbow. He is expected to return around