Danny Duffy RUMORS & NEWS

  • Royals' Danny Duffy will start Opening Day for Royals

    Kansas City Star "Royals manager Ned Yost on Saturday officially announced left-hander Danny Duffy will be the club’s opening day starter, confirming a move that had been expected for weeks, if not months. Duffy, 28, will make his first opening day start when the Royals open the season against the Twins on..." March 25

  • USA’s Danny Duffy to be emotional Saturday when USA faces Dominican Republic

    USA Today "USA pitcher Danny Duffy, whose Kansas City Royals’ teammate Yordano Ventura was killed in a car accident in January, says it will be emotional Saturday night when he sees Ventura’s jersey hanging from the Dominican Republic dugout. The Dominican Republic will honor Ventura and Andy Marte, who..." March 11

  • Danny Duffy buys Yordano Ventura bobblehead on eBay for Ventura’s mother

    Kansas City Star "The bobblehead was snatched up quickly on eBay. Days after Yordano Ventura died in a car crash in his native Dominican Republic, a bobblehead of the late Royals pitcher sold for $100 hours just after it went on sale. The seller, who is from Kansas City, then got a big surprise. The address..." January 29

  • Royals, starter Danny Duffy agree to contract extension through 2021 season

    Kansas City Star "The Royals and left-handed starter Danny Duffy on Monday agreed to a new five-year, $65 million contract that runs through the 2021 season. Duffy could have become a free agent after the 2017 season, his final year of arbitration, but will instead make $5 million this season, $14 million in..." January 16

  • Royals begin talks on Danny Duffy extension

    MLB.com "The Royals and Danny Duffy's representatives have had preliminary talks regarding a possible contract extension for the left-hander, a source told MLB.com. As of now, both sides have shown mutual interest in an extension, according to the source, though no firm details or proposals are on the..." November 05