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.
Joe Blanton held the White Sox to one run on six hits over 4 2/3 innings in Saturday's Cactus League start.
Joe Blanton went three innings in Wednesday's win against the Reds, giving up a run in the process.
Royals manager Ned Yost said Thursday that the team is looking at Joe Blanton exclusively as a reliever this spring.
Royals signed RHP Joe Blanton to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
According to Tim Dierkes of MLB Trade Rumors, Joe Blanton will hold an open workout and throw a bullpen session for teams on February 4.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that Joe Blanton has not officially retired.
Joe Blanton has retired from professional baseball.
Athletics signed RHP Joe Blanton to a minor league contract; assigned him to Triple-A Sacramento.
Angels released RHP Joe Blanton.
Joe Blanton allowed four runs, walking four, over 4 1/3 innings against the Brewers on Saturday.
Joe Blanton had mixed results against the Cubs in Monday's start, surrendering three runs in 5 1/3 innings.