June 3, 2013 4:00 PM

Baseball draft preview: Who might the Royals be looking at?

The Royals have the eighth overall pick as the Major League Baseball draft starts tonight. General manager Dayton Moore and assistant general manager J.J. Picollo, who runs the scouting and player-development operations, are on record as saying — no surprise — the Royals will take the best available player. Right-hander Trey Ball (pictured) is one pitcher on their radar.

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