Hot off the Wire news, rumors and tips

Royals | Manager explains quick hook for Bruce Chen

Kansas City Royals SP Bruce Chen had thrown just 75 pitches over six scoreless innings Friday, April 6, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Manager Ned Yost pulled Chen, as he was about to go through the Angels lineup for the third time. "He was rolling," Yost said, "but it was the third time around through (2B Howard Kendrick), (1B Albert Pujols) and (OF Torii Hunter). You don't just look at 75 pitches and you quit. You go by the game. We had a lot of factors that went into that game."

2012-04-07 22:16:21 | Source: The Kansas City Star - Bob Dutton

Access more Bruce Chen news and rumors by clicking here....

What do you think? Sound off!

For additional MLB information, please view KFFL's MLB Hot off the Wire.

Fantasy Sports News

NFL Hot off the Wire News | MLB Hot off the Wire News | NASCAR Hot off the Wire News