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Royals sign Yuniesky Betancourt

December 21, 2011

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— Betancourt is back with the Kansas City Royals after agreeing to a one-year contract. The deal was announced Tuesday. Betancourt, who played for the Royals from 2009-10, started at shortstop for the NL Central champion Milwaukee Brewers last season.

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Bob Forer 3 years, 8 months ago

You gotta love Yuni, the worst shortstop in baseball. With Escobar firmly entrenched at short, at least time this around he is projected as a utility backup. As he can play three infield positions, and has a little power in his bat, he's an upgrade over Chris Getz.

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