Seattle Mariners outfielder Jarrod Dyson.
That sounds weird, right?
But Dyson was traded on Friday to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for right-handed pitcher Nathan Karns. Dyson, who played his entire career in the Royals organization after being picked in the 50th round of the 2006 draft, posted a pair of messages to Royals fans.
First, this is what he wrote on Instagram:
“I want to thank the whole entire #KansasCityRoyalsNationfor all the good memories and the love u guys have showed me over my years as being a royal!!! I can’t thank u guys enough #championforever”
And Dyson also took to Twitter and wrote this:
“It’s was a blessing from above to be apart of such a class act organization#KcRoyals I really enjoyed every moment I spent as a royal!!!!
“I’m going to miss u guys #royalsfans I can’t think u enough for sticking with me threw the good and the bad!!!”