Kelvin Herrera RUMORS & NEWS

  • Royals remove Kelvin Herrera from closer role

    Hardball Talk "Royals’ right-hander Kelvin Herrera will step down from the closer role, manager Ned Yost announced Friday. The shift comes as little surprise after Herrera’s implosion during the team’s 4-2 loss on Thursday; coupled with a nagging forearm strain and the Royals’ current position in the AL wild..." September 08

  • Royals' Perez concerned for Herrera after early exit: 'I think he's hurt'

    CBS Sports "Herrera exited Tuesday's game against the Rockies with right forearm tightness, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports reports. Herrera was summoned to pitch the ninth inning Tuesday, but was removed from the game after allowing two walks and a hit while only recording two outs. " August 23

  • Report: Nationals keeping close eye on Kelvin Herrera

    Larry Brown Sports "After Jonathan Papelbon in 2015 and Mark Melancon in 2016, the Nationals may be continuing their streak of trading for a closer midseason. Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports reports on Tuesday that the Nationals are “keeping a close eye” on Kansas City Royals reliever Kelvin..." June 06

  • Nationals Interested In Kelvin Herrera

    MLB Trade Rumors "Barring a turnaround over the next couple months, the 7-15 Royals will be prime candidates to sell several veterans prior to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. One of those players could be closer Kelvin Herrera, who’s already drawing the Nationals’ interest, reports FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal..." April 30