Royals reinstate Vargas from 60-day DL; designate Wang for assignment
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have reinstated left-handed pitcher Jason Vargas from the 60-day disabled list (recovery from Tommy John surgery). Vargas, 33, will make his season debut in tonight's game against the Chicago White Sox. To make room on the roster, the club has reinstated right-handed pitcher Chien-Ming Wang from the 15-day disabled list and designated him for assignment.
The Royals now have 35 players on their Major League active roster.