March 28, 2014 6:51 PM

Omar Infante’s injury has trickle-down effect on Royals before season starts Monday

The status of Royals second baseman Omar Infante, who could begin the season on the disabled list, brings consequences for the team’s infield configuration, bullpen construction, and the order of their lineup. Infante asked team officials to allow him to stay back at the complex in Surprise, Ariz., rather than join his big-league teammates here.

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