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Ned Yost ‘probably’ Will Shift Kelvin Herrera out of Eighth-Inning Role

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Ned Yost ‘probably’ Will Shift Kelvin Herrera out of Eighth-Inning Role
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After Sunday's crushing 4-3 loss to the Oakland A's, Royals manager Ned Yost acknowledged he “probably” will pull the eighth-inning duty away from struggling reliever Kelvin Herrera. Herrera served up a leadoff homer in the eighth inning to Yoenis Cespedes that snapped a 3-3 tie. It was the eighth homer allowed by Herrera in his last 14 innings.

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