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Royals Injury Update: GM does not think Omar Infante will need surgery

The Kansas City Royals season ended with the tying run on third base in Game 7 of the World Series against the San Francisco Giants. Although coming up short, the Royals were in the World Series for the first time since 1985. Looking forward, the Royals may look to add depth to a team that was 14th in runs scored and 12th in ERA. On the injury front, infielder Omar Infante, who...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals: Tied through two

Omar Infante homered to pad the Royals’ lead in Game 2 (usatoday). The Kansas City Royals evened the series Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants with a 7-2 victory. The Royals received a solid effort out of starter Yordano Ventura that led way for the bullpen to seal the win after the Royals offense provided relief with help from a two-run home run off the bat of Omar...
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals infielder Omar Infante goes down swinging - literally (Video/GIF)

Your browser does not support iframes.Kansas City Royals second baseman Omar Infante went down swinging - literally - during his first at-bat of Tuesday night's American League Wild Card playoff game against Oakland.Infante took the huge hack at the 0-2 pitch from A's pitcher Jon Lester which made him look really silly.Overall, however, Infante had a respectable game at the...
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October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals: Season defining series

The Royals and Omar Infante look to move ahead of his former team the Detroit Tigers in the division standings this weekend ( The Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox Wednesday night by a final score of 6-2. With a Detroit Tigers loss to the Minnesota Twins, the Royals pull within a half game, and with both teams having an off day on Thursday, the Royals...
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Omar Infante is a sad, sinking ship

There is really no sugar-coating it or a fun way to poke fun at it: Omar Infante is in a freefall and is turning in a disastrous season.  How does Kansas City Royals Manager Ned Yost celebrate such a thing?  Bat him second in the lineup.  EVERY.  SINGLE.  GAME.Just how bad has it been?  Here are O.I.'s numbers for the year: .254 Batting Average/.290 On Base Percentage/...
Via Pine Tar Press
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Have a Day, Infante!

Omar Infante decided today he would load the Royals up on his shoulder and take them to the promise land!  Infante took his MLB leading RBI total for a second baseman, and add a 6 spot to it (17 total now).  He is the first second baseman to do so since…Omar Infante, last year against James Shields and the Royals.  Shields would say “I am glad he is on this team now!” after...
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April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Omar Infante might avoid disabled list

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals have reported that overnight tests on second baseman Omar Infante indicate he did not suffer a concussive head injury when struck in the jaw by a pitch from Tampa Bay reliever Heath Bell. Infante was taken to the University of Kansas Medical Center for observation after receiving six stitches by the Royals' medical team Monday night to close a wound...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
April 08, 2014  |  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....
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March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Infante scratched from Mud Hens game with sore ankle

It's been a case of one step forward, two steps back for Tigers second baseman Omar Infante. Infante, who has been on the 15-day disabled list since July 9, retroactive to July 4, was injured in Toronto when Colby Rasmus slid into his left ankle at second base. The Tigers originally hoped Infante would be ready after the All-Star break but his ankle did not progress as they...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers rumors: Justin Upton trade in play?

This past July, I wrote about the Detroit Tigers and the potential that they might trade for Justin Upton prior to the deadline. Click here to read that story again. Instead, the Tigers grabbed Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante to fill out their pre-August wish list. But back to Upton, other than the month on the calendar, little has changed. Perhaps most notable from that piece back...
November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

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