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• Yost hinted that the team could be making a move soon to add another batter to the team. Since southpaw Jason Vargas was added to the active roster in place of injured first baseman Eric Hosmer on Saturday, the Royals have been carrying 13 pitchers.

"It's day to day" Yost said.

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