March 17, 2014 5:04 PM

Royals take cautious approach with Alcides Escobar’s sore shoulder

The Royals have opted for a cautious tack with shortstop Alcides Escobar, who is recovering from a cortisone shot designed to eradicate inflammation from his right shoulder. Escobar will not play in a major-league game until Saturday, manager Ned Yost said on Monday afternoon.

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