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Royals owner is thankful Zack Greinke wanted out of Kansas City

Royals owner is thankful Zack Greinke wanted out of Kansas City

The last time Zack Greinke pitched here, he was booed. The good fans of Kansas City have long memories.

As it turns out, the owner of the Kansas City Royals also has a long memory. When Greinke decided he no longer wanted to be here, the Royals traded him to the Milwaukee Brewers for outfielder Lorenzo Cain and shortstop Alcides Escobar, the most valuable players of the last two American League Championship Series.

"When I see Zack," Royals owner David Glass told the Kansas City Star with a smile, "I'm going to thank him for being a good enough talent that we could get those...

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