On October 2, 2010 — The Royals exercise next year’s $6 million option on David DeJesus, who had season-ending surgery on his right thumb. The 30 year-old outfielder batted .318 in 91 games for Kansas City before running into the Yankee Stadium wall on a play in July that became an inside-the-park home run for Derek Jeter.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference October 3
National Pastime
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
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