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August 4, 2014 5:10 PM

Kyle Zimmer still hoping to contribute to Royals after lost summer of rehab

After missing all of this season because of a strained latissimus dorsi muscle, Kyle Zimmer has resumed throwing off a mound and could join one of the organization’s affiliates in two weeks. Once there, he will start games in brief bursts, perhaps starting as low as Class A Idaho Falls. Rather than waiting for him to build up arm strength, the organization intends to expose him to live competition before this season ends.

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