June 6, 2014 11:34 AM

Royals pitcher Chris Dwyer returns to action for Omaha after thyroid problem

On a visit to Omaha this April, Royals assistant general manager J.J. Picollo trained his eyes on Class AAA starter Chris Dwyer and wondered what had gone wrong. An investigation by the team’s medical staff revealed the explanation for his lethargy, which arose because of complications from the thyroid condition that hounded him in 2012.

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