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It’s Never Too Early to Discuss the Draft, Michael Gigliotti Edition

The announcement of Danny Duffy’s contract on Monday has positioned the Royals in decent shape going forward in terms of their pitching rotation, having Yordano Ventura, Duffy and possibly Ian Kennedy inked through 2020. With three-fifths of the rotation in place, the Royals hopefully can develop the last one or two pieces to keep future cost down. […]

Danny Duffy

Royals Sign Danny Duffy to Five-Year Extension

According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports and confirmed by the organization, the Kansas City Royals have reached an agreement on a contract extension with Danny Duffy. The deal is reportedly worth five years and $65 million. The lefty was scheduled to become a free agent for the first time following the 2017 season, and […]


Fiscal Clarity Ahead

While we move our way through a dreadfully boring winter, it’s worth noting another milestone date that passed just ahead of the weekend. The Royals have three arbitration-eligible players. Friday was the date for sides to exchange numbers. This is the obligatory disclaimer that Dayton Moore has never had a case appear before an arbiter. […]

Friday Notes

Friday Notes

This time of year might be the most interesting of the offseason because while so many free agents have found homes, there are now legitimate big league players who don’t know where they’re going in a few weeks for spring training. We’re not quite there yet, but some semblance of panic will set in soon […]


Shaking Up The Band (BP Kansas City Episode 41)

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/kansascitybaseballvault/2017/01/12/shaking-up-the-band-bp-kansas-city-episode-41.mp3 So after a pretty quiet offseason, the Royals started to make a few moves. In the last week, the big move was trading longtime Royal Jarrod Dyson to Seattle for right-handed pitcher Nathan Karns. As a fan, it’s a tough move because Dyson has been in the organization so long and has had so […]


Walking With Withrow

As the winter has plodded along, the transactions have been dreadfully slow for the Royals. It got to the point where we were waiting for the annual slew of minor league signings and spring training invites. Finally, the Royals came through. Last week it was announced the Royals inked Al Alburquerque, Brandon League, and Chris […]

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