Josh Willingham (back) is not in the Royals starting lineup for Sunday night's tilt against the Indians.
Josh Willingham hit his fourteenth home run of the season in Friday's 6-3 win over the Rangers.
Josh Willingham had a three-run double in Friday's win over the Twins.
Royals manager Ned Yost said Tuesday that Josh Willingham will be the team's primary designated hitter until Eric Hosmer (hand) returns.
Royals acquired OF Josh Willingham from the Twins in exchange for RHP Jason Adam.
Josh Willingham hit his 12th home run of the season in Sunday's win over the A's.
A source tells Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press that it appears Josh Willingham is "staying put" with the Twins through the trade deadline.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reports that the Twins "really want to move" Josh Willingham, but a competing executive said he doesn't think "they're getting any bites."
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that the Mariners are talking to the Twins about Josh Willingham.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Yankees are showing interest in Josh Willingham.
Josh Willingham went 2-for-3 with a go-ahead homer off Bryan Shaw in the eighth as the Twins edged the Indians 4-2 on Monday.
Josh Willingham went 0-for-3 with a strikeout and a walk Friday against the Rays.
Josh Willingham hit a solo homer, drew a walk, and scored the winning run in Saturday's extra-inning victory over the Yankees.
Josh Willingham is not in Saturday's lineup against the White Sox.