Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura was relieved from his start against the Pirates, and shortly after, of his spot on the major-league roster. That didn’t last long, however, as an injury to Jason Vargas forced the Royals’ hand, and they recalled their young ace from Class AAA Omaha. The team is now hoping Ventura can get his mind right on a major-league mound, where he has struggled in pressurized situations so far this year.
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura was relieved from his start against the Pirates, and shortly after, of his spot on the major-league roster. That didn’t last long, however, as an injury to Jason Vargas forced the Royals’ hand, and they recalled their young ace from Class AAA Omaha. The team is now hoping Ventura can get his mind right on a major-league mound, where he has struggled in pressurized situations so far this year. JOHN SLEEZER JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura was relieved from his start against the Pirates, and shortly after, of his spot on the major-league roster. That didn’t last long, however, as an injury to Jason Vargas forced the Royals’ hand, and they recalled their young ace from Class AAA Omaha. The team is now hoping Ventura can get his mind right on a major-league mound, where he has struggled in pressurized situations so far this year. JOHN SLEEZER JSLEEZER@KCSTAR.COM

Good Yordano vs. Bad Yordano: Royals pitcher Ventura walks a thin line

July 22, 2015 09:52 PM