Royals reassigned C Brayan Pena to minor league camp.
Jason Vargas yielded two runs in seven innings in a 10-3 win over the Athletics in Cactus League action on Monday.
Mike Moustakas went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and two runs scored Monday against the Athletics.
Lorenzo Cain went 2-for-3 with a walk, two runs scored, and a stolen base in Monday’s win over the Athletics.
Jorge Soler has been diagnosed with a Grade 1 left oblique strain and will be held out of baseball activities for a week.
Royals reassigned RHP Al Alburquerque, RHP Malcom Culver, C Zane Evans, and INF Humberto Arteaga to minor league camp.
Royals optioned OF Billy Burns to Triple-A Omaha.
Royals optioned LHP Scott Alexander to Triple-A Omaha.
Royals optioned OF/DH Peter O'Brien to Triple-A Omaha.
Jorge Soler has been diagnosed with a strained oblique and will likely open the 2017 season on the disabled list.
Raul Mondesi has been named the Royals' starting second baseman.
Brandon Moss finished 3-for-3 with a two-run homer in the Royals' 8-7 Cactus League win over the Angels on Sunday.
Jason Hammel was blasted for seven earned runs over six innings Sunday in his Cactus League start against the Angels.
According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Red Sox could be a team to watch for Eric Hosmer if the Royals shop him this summer.
Salvador Perez went 1-for-3 with a single in Saturday's Cactus League game against the Brewers.