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KC pitchers prep for Interleague bat duty

KANSAS CITY -- With the first visit to a National League city three weeks away, Royals pitchers are practicing bunting and hitting.

There'll be no designated hitter at Pittsburgh, St. Louis or Houston, their National League stops next month. Most American League teams have at least one pitcher who can hit, or at least thinks he can.

Who is the Royals' best hitting pitcher?

"I don't think we have one," manager Ned Yost said.

KANSAS CITY -- With the first visit to a National League city three weeks away, Royals pitchers are practicing bunting and hitting.

There'll be no designated hitter at Pittsburgh, St. Louis or Houston, their National League stops next month. Most American League teams have at least one pitcher who can hit, or at least thinks he can.

Who is the Royals' best hitting pitcher?

"I don't think we have one," manager Ned Yost said.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.