Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura (30) throws in the first inning during Thursday's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on August 27, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura (30) throws in the first inning during Thursday's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on August 27, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. JOHN SLEEZER JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura (30) throws in the first inning during Thursday's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on August 27, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. JOHN SLEEZER JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM
Judging the Royals

Judging the Royals

Lee Judge shares insights from KC's major-leaguers.

Yordano Ventura, Danny Duffy and called third strikes; do they reflect how well a pitcher is throwing?

September 01, 2015 10:52 AM