|Sep. 12 3:53 PM PT4:53 PM MT5:53 PM CT6:53 PM ET18:53 ET22:53 GMT6:53 CST3:53 PM MST5:53 PM EST6:23 PM VEN2:53 UAE (+1)5:53 PM CT-Giavotella had three hits and the Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 9-1 on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Giavotella has hit safely in seven of eight games.
|June 12 2:32 PM PT3:32 PM MT4:32 PM CT5:32 PM ET17:32 ET21:32 GMT5:32 CST2:32 PM MST4:32 PM EST5:02 PM VEN1:32 UAE (+1)4:32 PM CT-The Royals have activated second baseman Chris Getz from the 15-day disabled list and optioned second baseman Johnny Giavotella to Triple-A Omaha. They made the moves before Tuesday night's game against Milwaukee.
Analysis: Giavotella is widely considered the Royals' second baseman of the future. The 24-year-old was hitting just .217 with six RBIs in 21 games this season.
|May 27 10:54 AM PT11:54 AM MT12:54 PM CT1:54 PM ET13:54 ET17:54 GMT1:54 CST10:54 AM MST12:54 PM EST1:24 PM VEN21:54 UAE12:54 PM CT-Giavotella had two hits Saturday in a 4-3 win over Baltimore.
Analysis: Giavotella was 0 for 9 in his previous three games.