Kansas City Royals

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  • In bullpen news, the Royals would like to keep Rickey Bottalico and use him in the set-up role, where he thrived last year. (The Sporting News, 12/1/00)

  • During the Major League "all-star" tour of Japan, Sandy Alomar told Mike Sweeny that he would like to play in Kansas City. The Royals need a catcher, but have yet to show any notable interest in the former Indian. (The Sporting News, 12/1/00)

  • The Royals may take a look at lefty Scott Radinsky. (The Sporting News, 11/22/00)

  • Kansas City's "closer of the future," 24-year old Shawn Sonnier, may be on the opening day roster next season. (The Sporting News, 11/22/00)

  • Jose Rosado's return from injury most likely will knock Dan Reichert back to the bullpen. (The Sporting News, 11/10/00)

  • Seattle and Kansas City have talked about a Johnny Damon/Brett Tomko trade. (The Sporting News, 11/10/00)

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