Rusty Kuntz has surgery on arm

Updated: April 23, 2014, 6:25 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- Kansas City Royals first base coach Rusty Kuntz had surgery on his broken left arm, an injury he sustained when he was hit by a line drive during pregame batting practice.

Kuntz had a plate and eight screws inserted during the operation Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic, Royals manager Ned Yost said.

The 59-year-old Kuntz will spend the night in the hospital, but is expected to travel with team on Thursday to Baltimore. The Royals open a three-game series with the Orioles ...

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