Luke Hochevar (elbow) faced hitters Tuesday for the first time since Tommy John surgery.
Ryan Madson (back) is expected to play catch on Tuesday.
Royals manager Ned Yost said Monday that Luke Hochevar (elbow) should be ready on Opening Day or "real soon afterwards."
Ryan Madson was scratched from the Royals' throwing schedule Monday due to back stiffness.
Aaron Brooks will start the Royals Cactus League opener against the Rangers on Wednesday.
Alex Gordon (wrist) has been cleared to hit off a tee.
Royals manager Ned Yost said Thursday that the team is looking at Joe Blanton exclusively as a reliever this spring.
Omar Infante (shoulder, elbow) said Thursday that he "feels fine."
Royals manager Ned Yost said Thursday that Joe Paterson is in the hunt for an Opening Day bullpen job.
Alex Gordon (wrist) took 15 dry swings with a fungo bat on Tuesday afternoon in Royals camp.
Royals prospect Kyle Zimmer (shoulder) is scheduled to throw his first bullpen session of the spring on Sunday.
Mike Moustakas plans on bunting against the shift more often in 2015.
Alex Gordon (wrist) has been cleared to take 15 dry swings on Tuesday.
Alex Gordon (wrist) has been cleared for throwing.
Ryan Madson (elbow) threw a live batting practice session Sunday.