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Kansas City Royals AL Central
 
Chris Young • #32 • P
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'10", 255 lbs.
Born:May 25, 1979 (37 yrs) in Dallas, TX
Hometown:Dallas, TX
Experience:11 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2000 (3rd round).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2015.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2016 Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 26 13 3 8 0 0 1 78.1 86 51 51 26 37 82 5.86
On Pace 33 17 4 10 0 0 1 100 110 65 65 33 47 105 5.85
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has incredible size (6-10, 255 pounds) and the ability to put up quality innings, when healthy. Partly due to his size, he can intimidate with his fastball. Also adds a solid curveball and decent change-up to the mix.
Flaws: Injuries and a lack of stamina are the main concern. Base-runners usually run wild against him. The command of his curve and change-up aren't always where he needs it to be. As a result, walks are an issue for him.
Career Potential: Savvy veteran right-hander, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Comeback player of the year 2014
Named to the All-Star Game 2007
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