Ventura among 8 players signed by Royals

Kansas City, MO ( – The Kansas City Royals agreed to
contracts for the 2015 season with Yordano Ventura and seven other players on

Ventura, 23, was 14-10 with a 3.20 ERA in 30 starts and one relief appearance
as a rookie with the Royals in 2014. He made four postseason starts, earning
the win in Game 6 of the World Series against the San Francisco Giants.

Outfielders Reymond Fuentes, Terrance Gore and Paulo Orlando, infielders
Christian Colon and Orlando Calixte, catcher Francisco Pena and pitcher Jandel
Gustave were also signed, meaning every player on the 40-man roster have
agreed to contracts for 2015.