Posts tagged James Shields

SHIELDS IS AS ADVERTISED FOR ROYALS

SHIELDS IS AS ADVERTISED FOR ROYALS

Last December 9, Royals GM Dayton Moore pulled the trigger on a “win now” trade that he got lambasted for as he dealt away the reigning Minor League Player of the Year to get immediate pitching help. The Royals acquired RHP James Shields, RHP Wade Davis and a PTBNL for a package of prospects that […]

ROYALS’ MOORE MAKES BOLD MOVE TO CONTEND

ROYALS’ MOORE MAKES BOLD MOVE TO CONTEND

An already-busy hot stove season saw a high-stakes move on December 9th when the Royals and Rays hooked up for a multi-player trade that brought veteran hurlers James Shields and Wade Davis to Kansas City. It was a logical haul that filled a desperate need for GM Dayton Moore’s club, but it was the package […]

HOT STOVE IS IN FULL BLAZE

HOT STOVE IS IN FULL BLAZE

The end of the World Series signalled the beginning of the off-season player movement calendar and the action has been fast and furious already. All the player decisions were trumped this morning when Tony LaRussa announced he was retiring from managing at age 67. The news has sent major waves through the baseball world as […]

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