Royals Finalize Roster for Season with Loftin, Blanco, and Sauer

By Jayson Henderson

In the Cactus League finale, the Kansas City Royals finalized their roster, including Nick Loftin, Dairon Blanco, and Matt Sauer. Loftin had a strong spring, Blanco brings speed, and Sauer is a Rule 5 Draft pick. Manager Matt Quatraro announced their inclusion before the tie with the Texas Rangers. Loftin, the Royals’ No. 2 prospect, performed well with a .333/.435/.513 slash line in spring. Blanco impressed with his speed and versatility. Sauer, a Rule 5 Draft pick, is set to make his MLB debut.

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