John Lannan signs minor league deal with Royals


The Kansas City Royals have signed veteran left hander John Lannan to a minor league deal.

Lannan, 31, spent last season pitching at Triple-A within the Colorado Rockies organization but put up an ugly 5.39 ERA across 152 innings.

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Lannan is four years removed from his last bit of success at the big league level. Since going 10-14 with a 3.70 ERA and a 1.46 WHIP with the Washington Nationals in 2011. Since that time he has played in 25 games between the Nationals, Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets with a 5.35 ERA and a 1.52 WHIP.

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