Jason Vargas (elbow) is scheduled to throw a simulated game on Friday.
Jason Vargas (elbow) threw a bullpen session on Sunday.
Jason Vargas (elbow) played catch Friday for the second straight day.
Royals placed LHP Jason Vargas on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 6, with a left flexor strain.
Jason Vargas allowed two runs over six innings in a win over the Indians on Tuesday.
Jason Vargas picked up his second win of the season on Monday, limiting the Indians to two runs over five innings.
Jason Vargas allowed five runs over 5 2/3 innings in a no-decision against the Twins on Tuesday.
Jason Vargas was tagged for five runs (four earned) over three-plus innings in a loss to the Twins on Thursday.
Jason Vargas pitched six innings and allowed two runs Friday in a win over the Angels.
Jason Vargas threw four scoreless, hitless innings against the Astros in Saturday's spring finale.
Jason Vargas allowed four home runs over five innings of work in Monday's 11-7 loss to the Rangers.
Jason Vargas was decimated by the Rockies in Thursday's start, surrendering nine runs in 1 2/3 innings.
Jason Vargas was roughed up in Saturday's start versus the Angels, as he was charged with five runs (three earned) in three innings.
Jason Vargas surrendered three runs over four-plus innings in a no-decision as the Royals fell to the Giants in Game 4 of the World Series on Saturday.