Kansas City Royals closer Mike MacDougal has a strained terres major muscle under his right shoulder and is expected to miss at least six weeks. Ambiorix Burgos will replace him in the closer's role, according to manager Buddy Bell. MacDougal might be ready to return to the closer's role around May 1. MacDougal's job may be in jeopardy but if Burgos pitches up to his potential.
Mike MacDougal's 2003-2005 Stats
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Mon 03/20/06, 7:32 am EST