User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Horses
Golf
Auto
Soccer
More
Betting Tools

 
Royals sign six to minor league deals

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Royals have signed six players to minor league contracts, including right-hander P.J. Walters, who made eight starts for the rival Minnesota Twins last season.

Advertisement
Kansas City will announce big league spring training invites at a later date.

Also signed to minor league deals on Saturday were third baseman Brandon Laird, who's had major league stints each of the last three season; outfielders Gorkys Hernandez, Paulo Orlando and Edinson Rincon; and right-hander Wilking Rodriguez, who was limited last season by a shoulder injury.

The 28-year-old Walters could provide some depth for the Royals after going 2-5 with a 5.95 ERA last season. But he'll be a long shot to make the staff out of spring training.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2015
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Sportsbook: Giants, Nationals hook up
Lawrence: July Pitchers Report
News: Win Total Update - June
Sportsbook: Stanton injury changes HR Odds
Feist: Midseason Report
News: Divisional Odds Update
Scherzer tosses 5-hitter but Braves win
Cubs rout Mets 6-1, 'over' cashes
Cards axe scouting director amid scandal
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
MLB Pro Baseball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
MLB Hot Streaks
4-0 +466 L4, +2,644 This Year
6-0 L2 Days, 12-1 +1,100 L13
11-4 L15, 27-11 Run, 11-3 G-Plays
5-1 +475 L4 Days, +1,507 TY
6 Straight G-Play Winners
+2,198 Overall This Year
11-4, +720 L15 Guarantees
6-3 L4 Days, 13-5 L18 G-Plays
7-3 L10 Guaranteed Plays
4-1, +375 L5 Guarantees
3-1 Yesterday, 12-7 +490 L19
4-2 L2 Days, 4-1 L5 Totals
MLB Pro Baseball Expert Sports Picks - Milwaukee Brewers at Cincinnati Reds
2015 MLB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 2644
Kevin Rogers + 2198
Dave Cokin + 1507
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 2360
Joe Nelson + 2242
Dave Cokin + 1431
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
John Fisher + 490
Kyle Hunter + 371
Scott Pritchard + 237
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 1541
Chip Chirimbes + 787
Dave Cokin + 722
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 1415
Mark Franco + 402
Joe Nelson + 360
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 1318
Dave Cokin + 785
Joe Nelson + 784
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy Sager Bomb