KANSAS CITY, Mo.– The Kansas City Royals announced Wednesday that the club has agreed to terms on 2020 Major League contracts with 14 players.
Those players include pitchers Scott Barlow, Brad Keller, Richard Lovelady, Kevin McCarthy, Jake Newberry, Gabe Speier and Stephen Woods Jr.; catchers Cam Gallagher and Meibrys Viloria; infielders Kelvin Gutierrez, Jeison Guzman, Nicky Lopez and Ryan McBroom and outfielder Nick Heath. Consistent with club policy, terms of the contracts were not disclosed.
Of the players signed Wednesday, 11 of them – Barlow, Gallagher, Gutierrez, Keller, Lopez, Lovelady, McBroom, McCarthy, Newberry, Speier and Viloria – have Major League service time.
The Royals have 17 players who remain unsigned for the 2020 season.