Position battle: Royals 5th starter 

February, 15, 2014
Feb 15
1:03
PM ET
Since the Kansas City Royals were able to retain veteran left-hander Bruce Chen, who joins Jason Vargas, James Shields and Jeremy Guthrie in the starting rotation, the one major question remaining is who will be the team's No. 5 starter. Here's a breakdown of where things stand as the team reports to Surprise, Arizona.