Kendrys Morales to drop appeal; will serve one-game suspension tonight

Kansas City Royals designated hitter/first basemanKendrys Morales announced that he will drop the appeal of his one-game suspension handed down by Major League Baseball last week and serve it with tonight's contest against the Chicago White Sox.   Morales was disciplined after returning to the field on August 2 in Tampa Bay after being ejected in the ninth inning.

He will be eligible to return to action in tomorrow's series opener against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.