Royals Rumors: Latest Roster Moves, Free Agency Buzz, And More

The Kansas City Royals knew that they would likely lose several of their key players to high-priced contracts elsewhere in free agency, and they are likely headed for a rebuilding season. With that being said, there are still plenty of Royals roster moves and free agency rumors to keep you up to date on. Here are all the latest Royals news & rumors you need to know:

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Recent Roster Moves
The Royals haven't made any big roster moves yet, but with the Winter Meetings underway, they may in the next couple of days. Until that time comes, here are all the roster moves the Royals have made thus far in December.

Dec. 1 - LF Terrance Gore elected free agency.
Dec. 2  - Royals signed free agent LF Terrance Gore to a minor league contract.
Dec. 5 - Royals signed free agent RHP Wily Peralta.
Dec. 7 - Royals signed free agent RHP Scott Barlow.
Dec. 8 - Seattle Mariners claimed RHP Mike Morin off waivers from the Royals. 

Latest News/Rumors
The Royals look like they are headed for a rebuilding season, so SP Danny Duffy could be on the move this winter even after inking a five-year, $65 million contract extension only 11 months ago. According to FanRag Sports’ Jon Heyman, many teams have show interest in Duffy:

The 28-year-old held a 3.81 ERA over 146 1/3 innings pitched last season.

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Free Agency
The Royals have inquired about free agent first baseman Matt Adams, according to reporter Jerry Crasnick.

Last season, Adams hit .274 with 20 home runs, 65 RBIs in 131 games. With the pursuit of left-handed first baseman, it appears like Eric Hosmer may not be a Royal in 2017.

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