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Top 10 Royals Trade Assets

It’s becoming abundantly clear that the Royals are involved in all sorts of discussions on the trade front this offseason, which makes sense. The free agent market is lacking in marquee players and the team claims they’re lacking in money. Put it together and trades are the name of the game. Whether it’s to help […]

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The Process Derailed

It’s been awhile, but it’s time to check the Dayton Moore quote book. Today, we’re going to start with one that should probably be inscribed on his plaque in the Royals Hall of Fame someday. “Let’s just trust the process. If other people don’t want to trust the process, that’s fine. If other people want […]

Wade Davis

Royals Winter Meetings Primer

The baseball world, fresh from staving off a lockout, will convene in the nation’s capital this week for the annual winter meetings. This is a time that’s really fun for baseball nerds like me (and probably you) because it’s basically constant rumors and a lot of actual action, which is much needed after a month-plus without […]

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The CBA and You (BP KC Episode 36)

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/kansascitybaseballvault/2016/12/02/the-cba-and-you-bp-kc-episode-36.mp3 Baseball avoided another work stoppage and agreed to a new Collective Bargaining Agreement, and while it’s not dramatically different, there are notable differences from the system you may have gotten used to over the past five years of the current agreement. So we covered those details and ins and outs, and related them to […]

Friday Notes

Friday Notes

We have a new labor agreement in place, which means the offseason should theoretically open up. And what do you know? The winter meetings start on Monday, so there should at least be some rumors to talk about or something. Maybe the Royals aren’t just sitting out this offseason after all. As a public service, […]

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New MLB CBA Could Impact Royals Offseason

Baseball continues to have labor peace. That’s a major headline from last night’s news that the owners and the MLBPA were able to reach an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement to keep the game of baseball moving for at least five more years. It’s very good news. But with all CBAs, there’s good […]

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