Royals honor team championships and organizational award winners
The Royals held an awards ceremony this morning at Spring Training in Surprise, Ariz. Two minor league clubs – the Omaha Storm Chasers and Idaho Fall Chukars – won league titles in 2013. The Storm Chasers also won the Triple-A National Championship. Members of the 2013 Storm Chasers and Chukars were presented with championship rings. Individual awards were also presented, including the George Brett Hitter of the Year (Lane Adams) and the Paul Splittorff Pitcher of the Year (Yordano Ventura).