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LAST CHART UPDATE: 4/12/14HOW KANSAS CITY ROYALS 40-MAN ROSTER WAS ASSEMBLED40-Man Total: 39

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STATUS COLOR KEYS & ABBREVIATIONS

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Active Roster (25)Optioned (11)7-Day Concussion DL (0)15-Day DL (3)60-Day DL (0)

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Double Header 26th-Man (0)Bereavement List (0)Paternity Leave (0)Restricted List (0)Status Pending (0)

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Rtd - Returned (Rule 5 Draft Pick)Sup - Supplemental (Draft Pick)IndL - Independent LeagueNDFA - Non-Drafted Free AgentSus - Suspended

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MnLP - Minor League Phase (Rule 5 Draft)Pur - Purchased IFA - International Free AgentColl - College (Signing)HS - High School (Signing)

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YEARHOMEGROWN (21)FREE AGENT (5)RULE 5 DRAFT (0)TRADE (11)WAIVERS (2)

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ACQ'DJune Draft (17) / Amateur FA (4)Previous Pro ExperienceMaj-MnL Phases / Returned PicksPlayer Exchanges / PurchasesClaimed Off Waivers

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2004 (1)DH/1B-Billy Butler (1st Rd)

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2005 (1)OF-Alex Gordon (1st Rd)

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2006 (4)RP-Luke Hochevar (1st Rd)

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OF-Jarrod Dyson (50th Rd)

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C-Salvador Perez (Vnz-Oct) IFA

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RP-Kelvin Herrera (DRp-Dec) IFA

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2007 (3)3B-Mike Moustakas (1st Rd)

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SP-Danny Duffy (3rd Rd)

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RP-Greg Holland (10th Rd)

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2008 (4)1B-Eric Hosmer (1st Rd)

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2B-Johnny Giavotella (2nd Rd)

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SP-John Lamb (5th Rd)

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SP-Yordano Ventura (DRp-Oct) IFA

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2009 (6)RP-Aaron Crow (1st Rd)RP-Bruce Chen (TEX-Mar)

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SP-Chris Dwyer (4th Rd)

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RP-Louis Coleman (5th Rd)

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OF-Lane Adams (13th Rd)

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3B-Cheslor Cuthbert (Nic-Jul) IFA

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2010 (6)2B/SS-Christian Colon (1st Rd)RP-Tim Collins (ATL-Jul)

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RP-Michael Mariot (8th Rd)SP-Justin Marks (OAK-Nov)

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OF-Lorenzo Cain (MIL-Dec)

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SS-Alcides Escobar (MIL-Dec)

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2011 (2)RP-Aaron Brooks (9th Rd)RP/SP-Francisley Bueno (Mex-Nov)

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2012 (5)RP-Donnie Joseph (CIN-Jul)C-Brett Hayes (MIA-Nov)

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SP-Jeremy Guthrie (COL-Jul)

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SP-Wade Davis (TB-Dec)

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SP-James Shields (TB-Dec)

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2013 (6)SP-Jason Vargas (LAA-Nov)OF-Justin Maxwell (HOU-Jul)

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C-Francisco Pena (NYM-Nov)IF/OF-Danny Valencia (BAL-Dec)

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2B-Omar Infante (DET-Dec)OF-Norichika Aoki (MIL-Dec)

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2014 (1)OF/IF-Jimmy Paredes (Bal-Feb)