August 17, 2013 7:00 PM

Tejada worth it to Royals because he helped them win

Miguel Tejada was worth it. Drugs and all, he was worth it. Worth his $1.1 million salary, worth the roster spot that would’ve gone to someone able to play more than 53 games, and worth the temporary distraction and manufactured “outrage” from news of his 105-game suspension for amphetamine use without baseball approval.

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