Royals Betancourt Placed on DL List
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Royals infielder Yuniesky Betancourt has been placed on a 15-day disabled list due to a sprained ankle. In his place, Royals promoted infielder Irving Falu from Class AAA Omaha.
To make room for him on the roster, the Royals transferred Joakim Soria from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Falu, 28, is a switch hitter who was selected in the 21st round of the 2003 draft.