Reliever Joakim Soria has allowed six earned runs and 10 hits in seven innings in his first season back in the Royals’ bullpen. His command has been less than sharp. He has not worked with his usual efficiency. As Soria works through the issue, manager Ned Yost said he will deploy right-handed reliever Kelvin Herrera more in the eighth inning.
Reliever Joakim Soria has allowed six earned runs and 10 hits in seven innings in his first season back in the Royals’ bullpen. His command has been less than sharp. He has not worked with his usual efficiency. As Soria works through the issue, manager Ned Yost said he will deploy right-handed reliever Kelvin Herrera more in the eighth inning. File photo by John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com
Reliever Joakim Soria has allowed six earned runs and 10 hits in seven innings in his first season back in the Royals’ bullpen. His command has been less than sharp. He has not worked with his usual efficiency. As Soria works through the issue, manager Ned Yost said he will deploy right-handed reliever Kelvin Herrera more in the eighth inning. File photo by John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com

Royals will use Kelvin Herrera in eighth inning as Joakim Soria works through mechanical flaw

April 20, 2016 06:06 PM