Naturals Wilson promoted to Royals staff

Posted: November 8, 2017 at 1 a.m.

Northwest Arkansas Naturals manager Vance Wilson (left) was announced as the new bullpen coach for the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday. Wilson, a Springdale resident, managed the Naturals for four seasons and led them to three playoff appearances and two Texas League Championship Series berths.

It was a role reversal for Northwest Arkansas Naturals manager Vance Wilson on Tuesday.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Northwest Arkansas Naturals manager Vance Wilson was named the new bullpen coach for the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday...

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