On Tuesday, Royals General Manager Dayton Moore spoke with WHB's Soren Petro from Surprise. It's an annual rite of spring: The local sports radio guys make their pilgrimage to Arizona and are granted an audience with the architect of The Process.

Most of the interview is the usual boilerplate kind of stuff: We like our team, we feel good about our chances, the washed up retreads we signed aren't really washed up, and so on. However, every once in a while, GMDM drops a tidbit that is worth parsing. You can listen to a podcast of the interview here. Here are a few nuggets of importance.