INF/OF Ben Zobrist officially joins Royals; OF Paulo Orlando optioned to Omaha

The Kansas City Royals announced today that infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist has officially joined the club and will be in uniform (#18) for tonight's 6:07 CT game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. In a corresponding roster move, outfielder Paulo Orlando has been optioned to Triple-A Omaha.