Royals sign seven to one-year deals
Surprise, Ariz. ? The Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms with seven players not yet eligible for arbitration on major-league contracts, including third basemen Mike Moustakas and Danny Valencia.
Kansas City also agreed Friday to one-year deals with left-hander Justin Marks, right-handers Louis Coleman and Kelvin Herrera, infielder Cheslor Cuthbert and outfielder Lane Adams.
The flurry of agreements leaves 13 players unsigned for the 2014 season: right-handers Francisley Bueno, Michael Mariot and Yordano Ventura; left-handers Danny Duffy, Chris Dwyer, Donnie Joseph and John Lamb; infielders Pedro Ciriaco, Christian Colon and Johnny Giavotella; and outfielders Lorenzo Cain, Jarrod Dyson and Carlos Peguero.