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YORDANO VENTURA RUMORS

Yordano Ventura Won’t Appeal His Suspension

Yordano Ventura, one of four Royals suspended after an on-field incident with the White Sox on April 23, has decided to serve his seven-game suspension without an appeal. Yordano Ventura announces that he will drop his appeal of his 7-game suspension & begin serving tonight. #Royals — Kansas City Royals (@Royals) April 30, 2015 Ventura will be eligible to return to the mound...
Via Baseball Essential
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura Among Six Players Suspended for Brawl

Thursday night’s ugly brawl between the Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox will leave both teams shorthanded for the next week or so. MLB announced that a total of six players, four from the Royals and two from the White Sox, have been suspended for the melee. Yordano Ventura (seven games), Edinson Volquez (five games), Lorenzo Cain (two games) and Kelvin Herrera (two games...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura and the Kansas City Royals are Baseball’s Newest Villains

Chicago White Sox’s Jeff Samardzija, center, fights with Kansas City Royals players during the seventh inning of a baseball game, April 23, 2015, in Chicago. (Mandatory Credit: Andrew Nelles/AP Photo) 23-year-old Yordano Ventura clocked a 102.9 mph fastball last year and is considered by some to be the hardest throwing starting pitcher in baseball history, but that isn’t why...
Via The Sports Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ventura, Royals need to simmer down before someone gets hurt

Can we now safely say that throwing at batters and instigating fights with opponents appears to be a pattern with Yordano Ventura? For the third consecutive start, the Royals pitcher taunted an opposing batter which resulted in both dugouts emptying onto the field. On Thursday night against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field, a brawl broke out. Tensions were already high...
Via The Outside Corner
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chris Sale wanted to fight Yordano Ventura

Chris Sale reportedly still had some unfinished business with Yordano Ventura following his ejection Thursday night. The Chicago White Sox ace was in the middle of the all-out, bench-clearing brawl that broke out in the seventh inning of last night’s game against the Kansas City Royals. Sale, who was one of five players ejected from the game, was all sorts of fired up after Adam...
Via NESN.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura starts brawl between Royals and White Sox (Video)

The scene at U.S. Cellular Field turned ugly during the seventh inning of Thursday’s game between the White Sox and Royals. Adam Eaton hit a shot back up the middle that was snared by Yordano Ventura. Prior to tossing the ball to first base, Ventura appeared to say “f–k you” to Eaton as he ran...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Involved in Yet Another Bench-Clearing Brawl

Less than a week after Yordano Ventura and the Kansas City Royals engaged in a bench-clearing brawl with the Oakland Athletics, the team was back at it again on Thursday night. It happened when Chicago White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton grounded a ball back to Ventura in the eighth inning of Thursday night’s game. The young Royals staff ace then said something to Eaton before throwing...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Royals involved in another bench-clearing incident

The Kansas City Royals were once again involved in a benches clearing incident on Thursday night, and Yordano Ventura was again at the center of the chaos with the Chicago White Sox. In the bottom the seventh inning, Ventura forced Adam Eaton to hit a comebacker to the mound for the third out. As he was going to toss the ball to Eric Hosmer at first base, Ventura very blatantly...
Via The Outside Corner
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Benches clear after Yordano Ventura hits Brett Lawrie with pitch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. During the fourth inning of Saturday’s game between the Royals and A’s, Brett Lawrie was drilled with a 99 mph fastball by Yordano Ventura, who was subsequently ejected by home plate umpire Jim Joyce. On Friday, Alcides Escobar was injured as a result of a hard slide into second...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Yordano Ventura ejected for plunking Brett Lawrie

In case you were wondering whether or not Brett Lawrie’s hard slide into second base on Friday that injured Alcides Escobar would have repercussions, well, it did. On Saturday, Royals starter Yordano Ventura plunked Lawrie, leading to his immediate ejection from the game. There’s a lot not to like about Ventura throwing at Lawrie. For one, throwing at players is stupid...
Via The Outside Corner
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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