Royals ignited by return of Olivares, Greinke in 3-1 win vs. A’s

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The Kansas City Star

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Edward Olivares — it appears — does not want to return to Omaha. And really, who could blame him? The Kansas City outfielder — optioned back to Triple-A Omaha eight separate times during the season a year ago while caught up in Royals roster crunches — emphatically made his case to stick with the big league team for the rest of 2022 on Friday night. In his first game back from a quad injury that had shelved him for six weeks (and after finishing off a rehab stint in Omaha, of course), Olivares blasted no-doubt homers in his first two at-bats, pacing the Royals’ offense in a …

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