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Royals released Louis Coleman on Wednesday.

Coleman has posted a 3.20 ERA and 9.4 K/9 across 177 1/3 innings for the Royals since 2011 while bouncing in-and-out of the majors. The right-handed reliever will turn 30 on April 4th and figures to land with another big league club soon.

PLAYER ARRIVALS

# Player Position Previous Team
1 Dillon Gee SP Mets
2 Chris Young SP Royals
3 Cody Decker 1B Padres
4 Tony Cruz C Cardinals
5 Joakim Soria RP Pirates
6 Alex Gordon OF Royals

PLAYER DEPARTURES

# Player Position New Team
1 Jonny Gomes OF Free Agent
2 Johnny Cueto SP Giants
3 Ben Zobrist 2B Cubs
4 Greg Holland RP Free Agent
5 Joba Chamberlain RP Indians
6 Alex Rios OF Free Agent
7 Jeremy Guthrie SP Free Agent
8 Franklin Morales RP Free Agent
9 Ryan Madson RP Athletics

TOP PROSPECTS

# Player Position
1 Raul Mondesi SS
2 Kyle Zimmer P
3 Sean Manaea P
4 Hunter Dozier 3B
5 Miguel Almonte P
6 Brandon Finnegan P
7 Jorge Bonifacio OF
8 Christian Binford P
9 Foster Griffin P
10 Chase Vallot C

Top Picks for ROYALS

# Player Position College
1 Brandon Finnegan P TCU (TX)
2 Foster Griffin P The First Academy (FL)
3 Chase Vallot C St Thomas More HS (LA)
4 Scott Blewett P Baker HS (NY)
5 Eric Skoglund P Central Florida (FL)
6 Dawon Burt SS Fuquay-Varina HS (NC)
7 Corey Ray P Texas A&M (TX)
8 Logan Moon OF Missouri Southern (MO)
9 Brandon Downes OF Virginia (VA)
10 Ryan O?Hearn 1B Sam Houston State (TX)

2015 YTD Stats

Catcher

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Salvador Perez Royals C 531 138 25 0 21 52 70 1 9 82 .260 .280 .426
Drew Butera Royals C 86 17 3 0 1 6 5 0 6 24 .198 .266 .267

First Base

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Eric Hosmer Royals 1B 599 178 33 5 18 98 93 7 55 108 .297 .363 .459

Second Base

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Christian Colon Royals 2B 107 31 5 0 0 8 6 3 11 17 .290 .356 .336
Omar Infante Royals 2B 440 97 23 7 2 39 44 2 9 69 .220 .234 .318

Third Base

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Cheslor Cuthbert Royals 3B 46 10 2 1 1 6 8 0 4 9 .217 .280 .370
Mike Moustakas Royals 3B 549 156 34 1 22 73 82 1 42 76 .284 .348 .470

Short Stop

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Alcides Escobar Royals SS 612 157 20 5 3 76 47 17 25 75 .257 .293 .320
Dusty Coleman Royals SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000
Orlando Calixte Royals SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

Left Field

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Alex Gordon Royals LF 354 96 18 0 13 40 48 2 42 92 .271 .377 .432
Terrance Gore Royals LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 .000 .250 .000

Center Field

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Lorenzo Cain Royals CF 551 169 34 6 16 101 72 28 33 98 .307 .361 .477
Jarrod Dyson Royals CF 200 50 8 6 2 31 18 26 14 37 .250 .311 .380

Right Field

Player Tm Pos AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI SB BB K BA OBP SLG
Paulo Orlando Royals RF 241 60 14 6 7 31 27 3 5 53 .249 .269 .444

Pitcher

Player Tm Pos W L Sv G IP H HR ER BB K ERA WHIP
Greg Holland Royals RP 3 2 32 0 44.2 39 2 19 25 49 3.83 1.46
Scott Alexander Royals RP 0 0 0 0 6 5 0 3 3 3 4.50 1.33
Louis Coleman Royals RP 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 2 1 0.00 1.00
Chris Young Royals SP 11 6 0 0 123.1 91 16 42 43 83 3.07 1.09
Yordano Ventura Royals SP 13 8 0 0 163.1 154 14 74 57 156 4.08 1.30
Jason Vargas Royals SP 5 2 0 0 43 46 5 19 12 27 3.98 1.35
Jeremy Guthrie Royals RP 8 8 0 0 148.1 186 29 98 43 84 5.95 1.55
Miguel Almonte Royals RP 0 2 0 0 8.2 7 4 6 7 10 6.23 1.62
Franklin Morales Royals RP 4 2 0 0 62.1 58 4 22 14 41 3.18 1.16
Yohan Pino Royals SP 0 2 0 0 19.1 23 2 7 3 13 3.26 1.35
Wade Davis Royals RP 8 1 17 0 67.1 33 3 7 19 78 0.94 0.79
Kelvin Herrera Royals RP 4 3 0 0 69.2 52 5 21 25 64 2.71 1.12
Kris Medlen Royals SP 6 2 0 0 58.1 56 6 26 18 40 4.01 1.27
Luke Hochevar Royals RP 1 1 1 0 50.2 49 7 21 16 49 3.73 1.28
Danny Duffy Royals SP 7 8 1 0 136.2 137 15 62 53 102 4.08 1.39
Edinson Volquez Royals SP 13 9 0 0 200.1 190 16 79 71 155 3.55 1.31