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Official Video: Alcides Escobar & Omar Infante's sick flip play

Kansas City Royals second baseman Omar Infante fields Cleveland Indian Roberto Perez's grounder and backhand flips to SS Alcides Escobar.....who barehands and throws to first for the out.Bam!Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Royals infielders combine for incredible play

Everything is coming up Royals these days. Kansas City holds the biggest first-place division lead in MLB, and just added Johnny Cueto and Ben Zobrist before the trade deadline. Zobrist joining the Royals led to the natural conclusion that he might replace Omar Infante at second base, but manager Ned Yost insisted shortly after the trade was made that Kansas City’s newest addition...
Via The Outside Corner
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Royals are seeking second base upgrades

The Kansas City Royals traded for Johnny Cueto on Sunday, but they don’t appear to be done yet. The team needs at least one more bat, and right now, it looks like they’re focusing on replacing Omar Infante at second base. The targets? Reportedly, Martin Prado and Ben Zobrist. #Royals showing interest in #Marlins infielder Martin Prado, sources say. Miami would need to include...
Via The Outside Corner
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals Trade Rumors: Second Base Edition

As we all take a break from the grind that is the 162 game Major League Baseball season, it’s time to dive into the problems (and yes there are some) on the Kansas City Royals. The biggest issue, however, may not be the starting rotation. It’s at second base, and it’s Omar Infante Omar Infante, your great defensive work we love, the poor bat you have, not so much. A few years...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Trade Targets: Second Base

When the Royals signed Omar Infante to a four-year deal prior to the 2014 season, it was with the hope and expectation that he’d be able to stabilize the second base position for the foreseeable future. Many like myself felt that four years was just too long for him, but I don’t think anybody predicted […]
Via Pine Tar Press
18 days ago  |  Discuss

If Omar Infante starts the All Star game, the world may stop spinning

OK, so maybe the title of this piece is a practice in the use of hyperbole. Still, does anyone really think Omar Infante deserves to even be in the All Star game, nonetheless start it? Sure, ballot stuffing has seemed to be a popular activity for Kansas City Royals fans, but I can’t imagine that even they think a guy who holds one of the worst batting averages in the league (...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Showalter cracks computer joke over Royals All-Star votes

Some argue that fans of the Kansas City Royals are making a mockery of the Major League Baseball’s All-Star voting system given that eight members of the team currently are leading the balloting and are in line to start in the Midsummer Classic at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati on July 16. Others,...Read More The post Buck Showalter cracks computer joke over Royals...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Time for Kansas City Royals to Bench Omar Infante?

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – OCTOBER 25: Omar Infante #14 of the Kansas City Royals hits a two-RBI single in the third inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Four of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) The Kansas City Royals had an incredible start to the 2015 season. During the first month,...
Via The Sports Journal
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Omar Infante’s Injury Leaves the Royals with 3 Options at Second Base

The Kansas City Royals acquired the services of Omar Infante through free agency this offseason.  It was a clear move to improve a clear weak spot in the team’s offense.  It may not have been a solid move toward consistency at the position. Infante is suffering from a bone spur in his right elbow.  The ailment has kept him from game action on a regular basis this spring....
Via i70baseball
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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