Bruce Chen 52 | Pitcher

Kansas City Royals

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Wed. Apr 16, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Chen has been scratched from his scheduled start Thursday with a tight left glute muscle, the Kansas City Star reports. Impact: While admitting that the injury affected his performance last weekend, Chen insisted that he could pitch Thursday if necessary. The team will instead give him a few days to rest up, but Chen is expected to return to take on the Twins on Saturday. James Shields will move up to oppose Scott Feldman on Thursday, with Jason Vargas opening the weekend series against Minnesota on Friday.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Apr 12, 2014
News: Chen was roughed up in Friday's loss to Minnesota, surrendering six runs and seven hits over just 3 2-3 innings of work. Impact: Chen has looked like two different pitchers in his first two starts. He limited the White Sox to one run and seven hits over 6 1-3 innings in his season debut.(STATS, 5:18pm)
Fri. Apr 11, 2014
News: Chen was roughed up by the Twins for six earned runs on seven hits through just 3.2 innings Friday night. Impact: After a brilliant season debut, Chen certainly did not produce the follow-up he was in search of, as the Twins simply had their way with the veteran southpaw. He will be looking to bounce back when the Royals travel to Houston next week.(RotoWire, )
Sun. Apr 6, 2014
News: Chen had a strong season debut but did not get a decision in Kansas City's 4-3 win over Chicago on Saturday Impact: Chen allowed one unearned run on six singles, walked none and struck out seven in 6 1-3 innings.(STATS, 2:20pm)
Sat. Apr 5, 2014
News: Chen struck out seven batters and allowed one unearned run over 6.1 innings in Saturday's game against the White Sox, but he did not factor into the decision. Impact: Chen left with a 3-1 lead, but Wade Davis got the win after blowing said lead. The left-handed veteran draws another friendly matchup next time out, Friday against the Twins.(RotoWire, )
Bruce Chen
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 2"  Wt: 216  Age: 36
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 6/19/1977, Panama City, Panama
College: None
Debut: 1998
Salary: $3,000,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury