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Royals | Jayson Nix added to playoff roster
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:23:13 -0700

Kansas City Royals INF Jayson Nix has been added to the team's roster for the World Series at the expense of 2B Christian Colon. Nix hasn't played since the wild card playoff game Sept. 30.

Astros | Mark Appel shining in AFL
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:39:41 -0700

Houston Astros SP Mark Appel has thrown 12 shutout innings in three starts in the Arizona Fall League. He has allowed four hits and three walks while fanning 12.

Royals | Kyle Zimmer injured in AFL
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:39:17 -0700

Kansas City Royals SP Kyle Zimmer (shoulder) left his start in the Arizona Fall League Saturday, Oct. 18, due to a right shoulder injury. It's feared that it's the same injury that limited him to 4 2/3 innings this season.

Rangers | Tim Bogar won't return
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:29:50 -0700

Texas Rangers interim manager Tim Bogar will not return to the team next season.

Yankees | Dave Magadan won't be hitting coach
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:17:04 -0700

Texas Rangers hitting coach Dave Magadan has been informed that he won't be the next hitting coach for the New York Yankees.

Mariners | Taijuan Walker leaves AFL
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:08:59 -0700

Seattle Mariners SP Taijuan Walker has left his Surprise team in the Arizona Fall League after two starts to return home to California, club officials confirmed Sunday, Oct. 19, in a news release. "Taijuan is completely healthy and was very impressive in his two outings," general manager Jack Zduriencik said, "but made a personal decision that he needed to return home at this time. He will continue with his off-season program, and we look forward to seeing him at spring training in February."

Red Sox | Chili Davis hired
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:39:35 -0700

The Boston Red Sox have hired Chili Davis as the team's new hitting coach, succeeding Greg Colbrunn, who was away from the team for part of the year due to health issues. Davis was the hitting coach for the Oakland Athletics.

Athletics | Looking at Dave Magadan
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:36:25 -0700

The Oakland Athletics could look at Texas Rangers hitting coach Dave Magadan to take over for the recently departed Chili Davis. Another name in the mix is Los Angeles Angels assistant hitting coach Dave Hansen.