71
      Friday
      93 / 70
      Saturday
      92 / 69
      Sunday
      92 / 71

      Royals reach 1-year deal with RHP Luke Hochevar

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals have agreed to a one-year, $4.65 million contract with right-hander Luke Hochevar, avoiding arbitration.

      The deal also includes up to $100,000 in performance bonuses. The Royals said Friday they have signed all arbitration-eligible players for the 2013 season.

      The 29-year-old Hochevar made 32 starts in 2012, finishing 8-16 with a 5.73 ERA with a career-high 144 strikeouts over 185.1 innings.