Joe Blanton, a 34-year-old right hander, posted a 2.79 ERA in 9 2/3 Cactus League innings this spring. On Tuesday he accepted an assignment to the Royals’ Class AAA affiliate in Omaha.
Joe Blanton, a 34-year-old right hander, posted a 2.79 ERA in 9 2/3 Cactus League innings this spring. On Tuesday he accepted an assignment to the Royals’ Class AAA affiliate in Omaha. File photo by Ross D. Franklin The Associated Press
Joe Blanton, a 34-year-old right hander, posted a 2.79 ERA in 9 2/3 Cactus League innings this spring. On Tuesday he accepted an assignment to the Royals’ Class AAA affiliate in Omaha. File photo by Ross D. Franklin The Associated Press

Pitcher Joe Blanton accepts Royals assignment to Class AAA Omaha

March 31, 2015 06:45 PM