The Kansas City Royals announced today that they are placing Danny Duffy on the DL with a strained Oblique muscle. Initial speculation is that he will miss between 6-8 weeks. The injury occurred when Duffy attempted to cover first and lunged for the bag, tumbling in the process. The Royals have called up Lefty Eric Skoglund to start tomorrow against the Tigers. Skoglund is a 6'7 southpaw that was drafted in the 3rd round in 2014. This will inevitable leave more questions about the rotation, and by the way, the Trade deadline is just 9 weeks away.
As Eric Skoglund walked off of the mound, every faithful Royals fan in attendance and those following along on radio and TV knew they had just witnessed something special. Its truly not often in baseball that a fan has these sorts of moments, but this ... Read more