For Pete's Sake

People around Royals’ Triple A affiliate share stories of Nicky Lopez’s kindness

Nicky Lopez open to play anywhere needed to help Royals succeed

Kansas City Royals infielder Nicky Lopez is hoping for an opportunity to play at any position that will help the team to succeed.
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Kansas City Royals infielder Nicky Lopez is hoping for an opportunity to play at any position that will help the team to succeed.

Many Royals fans obviously have noted Nicky Lopez’s statistics at Triple A Omaha.

He’s hitting .353 with an on-base percentage of .457 and a .500 slugging percentage with six doubles, three homers, nine stolen bases and 27 runs scored.

But for those with and around the Storm Chasers, Lopez also is beloved for what he does off the field.

When the Royals announced that they were selecting Lopez from Omaha, people in Omaha shared stories about the newest Kansas City Royals player.

This is from Martie Cordero, the Storm Chasers’ general manager:

Storm Chasers broadcaster Donny Baarns added to that message with this:

Photographer/blogger Minda Haas had this to say on Twitter:

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