Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:13:27 -0800
Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost said SPs Luke Hochevar and Wade Davis will be candidates for the last two spots in the starting rotation in spring training. SPs Danny Duffy, Yordano Ventura and Kyle Zimmer will be competing with them.
Fri, 16 Aug 2013 16:14:44 -0700
Kansas City Royals SP Kyle Zimmer (biceps) might skip his next start with Double-A Northwest Arkansas as a precaution because of biceps soreness he suffered in his last start. The team said it's more of an issue of fatigue, and they are proceeding cautiously. Zimmer could also be shut down since the minor league season ends Sept. 2.
Fri, 24 Aug 2012 09:33:40 -0700
Kansas City Royals P Kyle Zimmer, the team's first-round draft pick this year, underwent minor surgery to remove loose bodies in his right elbow Thursday, Aug. 23. He is expected to make a full recovery in six to eight weeks, and the surgery won't impact his preparation for next season.
Sat, 14 Jul 2012 12:05:27 -0700
Kansas City Royals minor league P Kyle Zimmer (groin) tossed two innings in his professional debut for Surprise in the Arizona Rookie League Friday, July 13. He is expected to make one or two more starts for the team to test his strained groin before reporting to Class A Kane County.
Thu, 07 Jun 2012 14:21:16 -0700
The Kansas City Royals signed P Kyle Zimmer, their first-round draft pick, and he'll receive a signing bonus worth just under $3.5 million.
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 16:39:44 -0700
The Kansas City Royals select University of San Francisco P Kyle Zimmer with the fifth overall pick of the 2012 MLB Draft.