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Danny Valencia

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Royals | Danny Valencia activated from disabled list

Sun, 22 Jun 2014 11:16:33 -0700

The Kansas City Royals have activated 3B Danny Valencia (hand) from the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, they have optioned RP Louis Coleman to Triple-A Omaha.

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Royals | Danny Valencia goes on rehab assignment

Wed, 18 Jun 2014 07:27:52 -0700

Kansas City Royals 3B Danny Valencia (hand) began a rehab assignment at Triple-A Omaha Tuesday, June 17.

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Royals | Danny Valencia placed on disabled list

Sun, 01 Jun 2014 11:40:39 -0700

The Kansas City Royals have placed INF Danny Valencia (hand) on the 15-day disabled list because of a sore left hand. In a corresponding move, the team recalled 3B Mike Moustakas from Triple-A Omaha.

Fantasy Tip: Moustakas started at third base and batted eighth Sunday, June 1, against the Toronto Blue Jays. Expect the one-time top prospect to see regular playing time at the hot corner but he should only be considered for AL-only leagues.

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Royals | Danny Valencia in lineup

Fri, 30 May 2014 19:43:43 -0700

Kansas City Royals 3B Danny Valencia (hand) was in the starting lineup Friday, May 30, after missing five straight games because of a left hand sprain.

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Royals | Danny Valencia remains out of lineup

Thu, 29 May 2014 19:02:33 -0700

Kansas City Royals 3B Danny Valencia (hand) was not in the starting lineup Thursday, May 29, for the fifth consecutive game. Valencia was able to take some swings Thursday.

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Royals | Danny Valencia out a few days

Mon, 26 May 2014 20:40:23 -0700

Kansas City Royals 3B Danny Valencia (hand) said Monday, May 26, that he underwent tests, including an MRI, and he was awaiting results. However, he also failed one crucial test. "He went in to try to swing, and he couldn't swing," manager Ned Yost said.

Fantasy Tip: Valencia is expected to be sidelined at least three to five days. Pedro Ciriaco and Jimmy Paredes will fill in until Valencia is ready to return. If you're looking for a daily fantasy replacement on the cheap, Ciriaco is considered better defensively, while Paredes has a little more upside from an offensive standpoint.

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Royals | Danny Valencia day-to-day

Sun, 25 May 2014 10:27:39 -0700

Kansas City Royals 3B Danny Valencia (hand) is listed as day-to-day after spraining his hand.

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Royals | Mike Moustakas sent down

Thu, 22 May 2014 08:58:08 -0700

The Kansas City Royals optioned 3B Mike Moustakas to Triple-A Omaha Thursday, May 22, and recalled INF Jimmy Paredes in a corresponding move. Moustakas was hitting just .152 (19-for-125) with a .543 OPS in 40 games this year, and he was hitting .109 (6-for-55) at home. Paredes is expected to share time at third base with 3B Danny Valencia.

Fantasy Tip: In mixed leagues, there's no reason to hold Moose on your roster as we wait for him to figure something out in the minors. Depending on the size and depth of your AL-only league, it's probably wise to hold onto him if you can. The Royals still view him as a crucial piece to their franchise and will likely give him another shot.

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Royals | Danny Valencia expected to get more playing time

Thu, 01 May 2014 19:02:02 -0700

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost said 3B Danny Valencia probably will receive more playing time against left-handed pitchers, because 3B Mike Moustakas has been struggling against left-handed pitchers.

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Royals | Danny Valencia day-to-day

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:57:34 -0700

Kansas City Royals 3B Danny Valencia (wrist) is considered day-to-day after X-rays on his injured wrist came back negative.

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