|2014 Season (CBSSports.com)||133.00||1.00||.241||13.00||15.00||3.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs RHP||26||5||1|| .214|| .308|| .192|
|Last 10 Games|
|Johnny Giavotella heading back to the minors |
|by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com|
(5/20/14) The Royals have optioned second baseman Johnny Giavotella to the minors Tuesday.
Giavotella hit .176 over 34 at-bats in the majors. The club opted to call up Francisco Pena to take his place.
|Johnny Giavotella cracks three-run shot |
|by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com|
(5/12/14) Royals second baseman Johnny Giavotella smashed a three-run, seventh-inning homer that lifted Kansas City to a 9-7 win over the Mariners on Sunday. It was Giavotella's first homer since being called up last week, and it traveled 393 feet.
Giavotella went 1 for 3 with a walk, two runs scored and three RBI and has upped his average to .214.
|Royals send down reliever for infield help |
|by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com|
(5/9/14) The Royals recalled infielder Johnny Giavotella from Triple-A Omaha Friday, using the roster spot cleared by Michael Mariot's option to Omaha.
Mariot had a 5.91 ERA in 10 2/3 innings for the Royals.
|Johnny Giavotella optioned to Triple-A |
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
(4/12/14) The Royals optioned infielder Johnny Giavotella to Triple-A Omaha Saturday.
Giavotella was brought up after second baseman Omar Infante was hit in the face by a pitch, but with Infante playing Friday after a few days off, Giavotella will be sent back down. He went 1 for 3 and recorded one RBI on a sacrifice fly in his only appearance with the Royals.
|Johnny Giavotella up and starting for Royals |
|by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com|
(4/9/14) The loss of second baseman Omar Infante to a sprained jaw has prompted the Royals to promote Johnny Giavotella from Triple-A Omaha. Giovatella is set to start at second base Wednesday against Tampa Bay.
|Upcoming 7 Games|
|7/26/14||CLE||7:10 pm||Zach McAllister|
|7/27/14||CLE||2:10 pm||Danny Salazar|
|7/29/14||MIN||8:10 pm||Kyle Gibson|
|7/30/14||MIN||8:10 pm||Phil Hughes|
|7/31/14||MIN||8:10 pm||Kevin Correia|
|8/1/14||@ OAK||9:35 pm||Sonny Gray|
|8/2/14||@ OAK||4:05 pm||Scott Kazmir|