The Royals activated pitcher Scott Downs (neck) from the disabled list Thursday, and optioned pitched Liam Hendriks to Double-A Northwest Arkansas, the team announced.
Hendricks is expected back to the team when rosters expand Sept. 1. He posted a 4.43 ERA in four starts with the Royals, including a quality start over seven innings Wednesday.
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