Tue, 21 May 2013 17:04:31 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Bubba Starling (eyes) is back in the lineup for Single-A Lexington after missing seven days after undergoing Lasik surgery. Starling is hitting .221 with four home runs and 18 RBIs in 36 games with Lexington.
Fantasy Tip: Starling, one of the club's top prospects, has a long way to go before being considered for a promotion to the top minor league levels. There's a very remote chance he makes an impact at the big league level this season.
Mon, 25 Jun 2012 20:26:10 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Bubba Starling (hamstring) is expected to make his professional debut Tuesday, June 26, with Class A Burlington (N.C.) Tuesday, June 26, or Wednesday, June 27, according to general manager Dayton Moore. Starling is recovering from a minor hamstring injury.
Wed, 01 Feb 2012 22:52:22 -0800
Kansas City Royals OF Bubba Starling (quadriceps) took part in the team's minor-league minicamp in early January, and he appears 100 percent healthy heading into spring training. "We don't have any concerns," general manager Dayton Moore said. "He's taking part in workouts (in Arizona), and everybody said that he looks really good."
Tue, 11 Oct 2011 12:39:21 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Bubba Starling's (quadriceps) injury is not serious, but the team will be cautious with him, so Starling is not expected to play again in the instructional league this fall.
Tue, 11 Oct 2011 11:15:12 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Bubba Starling (quadriceps) tested his left quadriceps by taking batting practice Tuesday, Oct. 11. He hopes to return to action in the instructional league before the season ends.
Mon, 10 Oct 2011 11:02:25 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Bubba Starling (quadriceps), the team's first-round pick back in June, is dealing with a quadriceps injury that has limited him in the instructional league. The team is listing him as day-to-day.
Wed, 28 Sep 2011 11:02:55 -0700
Kansas City Royals OF Bubba Starling, their first-round pick in this year's draft, and three other minor league prospects were cited last weekend for underage drinking in Arizona. None of the players tested over the legal limit.
Tue, 16 Aug 2011 00:08:12 -0700
The Kansas City Royals and OF Bubba Starling, the No. 5 overall selection in June's draft, agreed to a deal reportedly worth $7.5 million guaranteed.
Sat, 13 Aug 2011 00:43:53 -0700
Kansas City Royals general manager Dayton Moore expects negotiations with OF Bubba Starling, the fifth overall pick in the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, to go right up to the deadline. "There's nothing -- there won't be anything until the final hour of August 15," Moore said in a phone interview.
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 01:37:56 -0700
OF Bubba Starling, a right-handed power-hitting outfielder who was the Kansas City Royals' top choice in June's First-Year Player Draft, is currently throwing footballs in practice at the University of Nebraska, where he has a scholarship. "It'll be an August 15th thing, same as every year," Royals general manager Dayton Moore predicted when asked whether Starling would choose baseball or football.