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Royals sign Lee's Summit native Trevor Rosenthal to minor league contract

Royals sign Trevor Rosenthal to minor league contract
Posted at 7:17 AM, Dec 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-08 08:18:32-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Royals signed former All-Star reliever Trevor Rosenthal, 29 of Lee's Summit to a minor league contract that calls for a $2 million salary in the major leagues and an invitation to big league spring training.

Rosenthal could earn up to $2.25 million in bonuses while on the major league roster.

Rosenthal struggled with the Tigers and Nationals last season but will try to regain his form under new Royals manager Mike Matheny, who was his skipper during Rosenthal's best years in St. Louis.