Kelvin Herrera Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Marisnick sparks Astros with HR, not gloveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Houston Astros

    If Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick could hit Major League pitching on a consistent basis, the defensive specialist would get more playing time. On Sunday, he connected for a home run -- although far from a crushing blow -- off one of the elite relievers in baseball -- Royals closer Kelvin Herrera .

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  2. Rangers 8, Athletics 1Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... Martin Perez, and the Texas Rangers beat the Oakland Athletics 8-1. Jake Marisnick hit a tying home run off Kelvin Herrera in the ninth inning and Evan Gattis drew a bases-loaded walk from Matt Strahm in the 12th, helping the Houston Astros beat the ...

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  3. Reliever Strahm working to fix mechanical issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Kansas City Royals

    Through two games, Strahm has retired two of the eight hitters he has faced and has allowed six runs in two-thirds of an inning, for an 81.00 ERA. This no doubt is a strange feeling for Strahm, who was so dominant last season during his Major League debut -- a 1.23 ERA in 21 games -- that the Royals believed without any doubt that he would serve as a setup man, along with Joakim Soria , to closer Kelvin Herrera this season.

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  4. Joakim Soria is still the eighth inning guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Royals Review

    Ned Yost announced today to no one's surprise that Kelvin Herrera is his closer, taking over duties from Wade Davis, who was traded to the Cubs last winter. But Yost raised some eyebrows by saying that his eighth inning reliever would continue to be Joakim Soria , despite a troubled 2016 season.

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  5. SPOTLIGHT: Will former Neosho lefty be one of KC's top arms?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... shown his effectiveness as a reliever, and could see time as this year's setup man (maybe even closer if Kelvin Herrera isn't with the team after the trade deadline). For now, look for the lanky lefty to be an important piece to the Royals' success ...

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  6. American League Central capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera throws in the eighth inning of a spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Surprise, Ariz., Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Projected Lineup: SS Francisco Lindor , 2B Jason Kipnis , LF Michael Brantley , DH Edwin Encarnacion , 1B Carlos Santana , 3B Jose Ramirez or Giovanny Urshela , RF Brandon Guyer or Lonnie Chisenhall , C Yan Gomes , CF Tyler Naquin or Austin Jackson .

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  7. Fantasy draft prep: Bullpen arms to targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    With spring training underway, it can mean only one thing: your fantasy baseball draft is just around the corner. With that in mind, the Yahoo Fantasy Baseball collective offer up some bullpen arms to target, or at least add to your Watch List: Brandon Funston: KELVIN HERRERA .

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  8. White Sox hit 4 HRs, with 2 from MoncadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Major League Baseball

    ... trade that sent Chris Sale to Boston, added a solo homer in the seventh off hard-throwing Royals closer Kelvin Herrera . "That's one of the things that makes me feel really good," Moncada said through an interpreter. "You know [Herrera is] one of ...

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  9. Prospect power: Moncada goes deep twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Chicago White Sox

    ... advanced to third base on two Kansas City throwing errors. The second was a leadoff blast off Royals closer Kelvin Herrera in the seventh to give Chicago a 6-2 lead. The home runs gave Moncada nine RBIs in Cactus League play. Moncada, who came over ...

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  10. Herrera to be Royals' closer after Davis, Holland leaveRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | News Tribune

    Kelvin Herrera is the remaining reliever from a once-dominant Kansas City bullpen that included Wade Davis and Greg Holland. Davis was dealt to the World Series champion Chicago Cubs during the offseason for power-hitting outfielder Jorge Soler.

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  11. Karns, Herrera in top form for RoyalsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | Kansas City Royals

    ... he retired the first eight hitters he faced before Jeff Mathis fisted an infield single. Royals closer Kelvin Herrera , being brought along slowly because of the long Spring Training, finally made his spring debut with a 1-2-3 fifth inning. He ...

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  12. Joel ShermanHow 10 juiciest free agents are rising and falling in all-time class 0:0Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2017 | New York Post

    ... given a reliever, you certainly have to mull the inclusion of Cody Allen, Zach Britton, Jeurys Familia, Kelvin Herrera and Andrew Miller - and maybe even Melancon again, since he can opt out of his four-year deal following the 2018 season. I had ...

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  13. 2017 BYB Tigers Prospect #18: RHP Mark Ecker has an appealing skill setRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Bless You Boys

    ... , Sean Doolittle , Rafael Betancourt , Robert Osuna, Junichi Tazawa , Mark Melancon , Tony Watson ... Kelvin Herrera is a little too small and probably throws too many breaking balls, but he's a decent facsimile for Ecker's stuff/control combination ...

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  14. Herrera welcomes pressure as Royals' closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Kansas City Royals

    New Royals closer Kelvin Herrera thought it'd be a good thing this offseason to check in with former closer Wade Davis , now with the Cubs, on what this full-time gig will be like. Simple enough.

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  15. Svrluga: Now pitching the ninth for the Nats? Good question.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... The Cubs replaced Chapman with Wade Davis, who they acquired via trade with the Royals. The Royals elevated Kelvin Herrera, a stalwart from their own staff. The Dodgers maintained the status quo by giving incumbent Kenley Jansen $80 million over the ...

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  16. Prospect Staumont has tools to surprise this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Kansas City Royals

    Staumont, a hard-throwing 23-year-old, could be the next young fireballer to emerge in the Royals' pipeline of bullpen arms, perhaps following in the footsteps of Greg Holland , Kelvin Herrera and last year's sensation, Matt Strahm . Royals general manager Dayton Moore has indicated Staumont, who can hit 101 mph on the radar gun, will get an extended look this Spring Training for a possible bullpen spot.

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  17. Cashman: Yankees won't blink in money fight with Dellin BetancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | New York Post

    ... asked for $3.55 million and the O's filed at $3.15 million. The Royals planned to take a similar route with Kelvin Herrera. The right-handed reliever filed at $5.6 million and the club countered at $5.05 million. The sides settled at $5.325 million, ...

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  18. Royals, Herrera agree to $5,325,000 deal, avoid arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Kansas City Royals pitcher Kelvin Herrera throws against the Minnesota Twins on Sept.

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  19. Baseball owners look at rule changes to speed up gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | SFGate

    ... down and choices are going up. Whatever business you're in, you have to adjust." The Kansas City Royals and Kelvin Herrera agreed to a $5,325,000, one-year contract that includes a $50,000 bonus for making a third All-Star Game. The deal allows the ...

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  20. MLB Notes: Royals and Kevin Herrera agree to a one-year dealRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... the discussion and drop a comment. If it's about the Phillies, it's on Phillies 101. The Royals and closer Kelvin Herrera have agreed to a $5,325,000, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with one of the top relievers in baseball. Herrera can ...

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