Greenville native Todd Eaton was assigned on June 14th to the Kansas City Royals’ Arizona League rookie baseball team.
Since then he has pitched in three games, allowing no earned runs in four innings. He has given up just one hit and has struck out four batters.
Eaton played high school baseball in Greenville then pitched at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.
He has spent the last three years in the Kansas City organization.
Eaton is the son of Mike and Jane Eaton of Greenville.