Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) Carlos Osorio AP
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) Carlos Osorio AP

James Shields can’t lay claim to his nickname, but he wears it well

September 10, 2014 11:43 PM