Royals Place Junis on Disabled List

The Kansas City Royals have placed right-handed pitcher Jakob Junis on the 10-day disabled list with lower back inflammation.

Posted: Jul. 8, 2018 10:22 AM

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.)- The Kansas City Royals have placed right-handed pitcher Jakob Junis on the 10-day disabled list with lower back inflammation. 

In the corresponding move, the Royals have selected right-handed pitcher Glenn Sparkman from Triple-A Omaha. 

The Kansas City Royals have placed right-handed pitcher Jakob Junis on the 10-day disabled list with lower back inflammation. 

Junis' DL stint is retroactive to July 5, making him eligible to return on July 15. 

Junis is 5-10 with a 5.13 ERA in 101.2 innings in 2018. 

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