Teaford stuck with Royals, outrighted to Triple-A

Lefty Everett Teaford was designated for assignment by the KC Royals just before FanFest last weekend. I thought it would be a good move for

Everett Teaford in 2013 at the Triple-A Championship (Jen Nevius).

Everett Teaford in 2013 at the Triple-A Championship (Jen Nevius).

him so that he could get a change of scenery and maybe a better shot at the big leagues. Instead, the Royals outrighted him to Triple-A Omaha earlier today.

Teaford was invited to spring training, which begins for pitchers and catchers on February 14th.

He has made 45 big league appearances over the last three seasons, though he spent most of the 2013 season with the Storm Chasers.

 

*Will it be the same outcome for fellow DFAer Emilio Bonifacio?

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