Omar Infante News Archive
Infante was 1-for-3 with a two-run home run, two runs scored and a walk Tuesday night against the Astros.
Infante (mouth) is in the lineup for Friday's game against the Twins, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.
After undergoing tests overnight, Infante was diagnosed with a non-concussive head injury, a laceration on the left side of his face, and a sprained right jaw. While Infante's injuries are numerous, the Royals do not expect him to miss significant time. Danny Valencia will start at second base until Infante returns, the KC Star reports.
Royals manager Ned Yost said after Monday's game that he is worried Infante (mouth) suffered either a concussion or broken jaw, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports reports.
Infante left Monday's game after a pitch hit him in the lower part of his face, the Tampa Bay Times' Marc Topkin reports.
Infante went 3-for-5 with one RBI and a run scored against the White Sox on Friday.
Infante (elbow) worked out with the team Sunday and will be in the lineup for Opening Day, the Kansas City Star reports.
Infante (elbow) said he is good to go for Opening Day, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.
Infante (elbow) is expected to be in the Royals' Opening Day lineup, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.
Infante (elbow) will play in a minor league game Saturday and then undergo a barrage of tests to determine whether or not the Royals will place him on the 15-day DL to open the season, the Kansas City Star reports.