Royals designated hitter Billy Butler walked onto the field during Thursday’s 2014 Season Celebration at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
Royals designated hitter Billy Butler walked onto the field during Thursday’s 2014 Season Celebration at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. JOHN SLEEZER The Kansas City Star
Royals designated hitter Billy Butler walked onto the field during Thursday’s 2014 Season Celebration at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. JOHN SLEEZER The Kansas City Star

Royals decline to pick up Billy Butler’s option, making him a free agent

November 01, 2014 12:12 PM

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