Royals call-up Kansas City area native Bubba Starling

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – A new Royals outfielder will be making their major league debut this week.

Bubba Starling will be selected to the active roster prior to Friday’s night game.

A corresponding 40-man roster move will be announced Friday as well.

Starling is a Kansas City area native, hailing from Gardner, KS. He was a first-round pick back in 2011.

For 2019, Starling hit .310 for average, 7 homeruns and 38 RBI’s.