Royals designated RHP Joe Blanton for assignment.
Joe Blanton pitched the final three innings of Monday's 9-4 win over the Indians, earning his second save.
Joe Blanton tossed 3 2/3 innings of scoreless ball in relief Tuesday against the Pirates.
Joe Blanton will start against the Blue Jays on Saturday.
Joe Blanton surrendered four runs on nine hits in five innings of work against the Twins on Saturday.
Joe Blanton had a short evening, going only 2 2/3 innings after giving up five runs in Monday's loss to the Astros.
Joe Blanton tossed six innings of one-run ball, limiting the Mariners to two hits in Monday's win.
By limiting the Brewers to one run in five innings Wednesday, Joe Blanton earned a win in his first start in two years.
The Royals will utilize Sunday's rain out to skip Joe Blanton's scheduled start on Tuesday.
Joe Blanton will start for the Royals on Tuesday in place of the injured Jason Vargas.
Royals purchased the contract of RHP Joe Blanton from Triple-A Omaha.
Joe Blanton has a May 15 opt-out in his minor league contract with the Royals.
Joe Blanton will report to Triple-A Omaha.
Joe Blanton is unsure whether he'll use the opt-out clause in his minor league contract.