Veteran OF/DH Franmil Reyes elects free agency

Veteran OF/DH Franmil Reyes elects free agency

Apr 19, 2023; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Royals right fielder Franmil Reyes (99) bats during the sixth inning against the Texas Rangers at Kauffman Stadium.
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Two-time 30-homer hitter Franmil Reyes opted to become a free agent on Thursday.

The Kansas City Royals designated the outfielder/designated hitter for assignment on Monday

Reyes, 27, cleared waivers and elected free agency in lieu of an assignment to Triple-A Omaha.

He batted .186 with two homers, seven RBIs and 24 strikeouts in 19 games this season with the Royals

Reyes is a career .249 hitter with 108 homers and 285 RBIs in 548 games across six seasons with four teams.

He slugged a combined 37 homers with San Diego and Cleveland in 2019, and went deep 30 times with a career-high 85 RBIs for Cleveland in 2021.

–Field Level Media

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