Frank Wills began his career with the Royals in 1983. He was involved in the deal that netted the Royals Jim Sundberg and lost them Don Slaught.
Read more:New Orleans native Frank Wills, who was an All-American at Tulane and later pitched nine seasons in the major leagues, died Friday. He was 53.
Wills, a member of the De La Salle, Tulane, Diamond Club and New Orleans baseball halls of fame, was drafted by the Kansas City Royals with the 16th pick of the 1980 Major League Baseball Draft and made his major league debut with the Royals three summers later.
Hawk Taylor wrapped up his career with the Royals in 1969 and 1970. Not a lot to read here:
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/lou...&pid=157993957MURRAY - Taylor, Robert "Hawk," 73, died June 9, 2012. J.H. Churchill Funeral Home