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Royals Name Karns 5th Starter

Newly Acquired from Seattle will Start in Rotation

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March 20, 2017 - 12:31 pm

For all Royals fans who have been anxious to find out who the fifth starter will be, your questions have been answered.

From our Royals insider at Jeffrey Flanagan on Monday morning:

Karns was acquired from the Seattle Mariners this offseason for OF Jarrod Dyson. Earlier this Spring on "The Drive," Royals Assistant GM JJ Picollo said Karns reminds many in the organization of Wade Davis with his ability to control two plus-pitches that can get hitters to swing and miss.

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