2014 record: 77-85, 3rd place in NL West
Manager: Bud Black, 9th season
Estimated 2015 payroll: $105 million
All of the boldface names are accounted for now. James Shields has reportedly agreed on a four-year contract between $72 and $78 million with the San Diego Padres.
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) David Glass was as excited as anyone with the Kansas City organization about the offseason moves that led to a revamped pitching rotation.