Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough: Stock Up and Weekend in Review

With another week in the books, it’s time to check in with those down on the farm who are seeing their stock trending up. Chris DeVito – The slugging first baseman has shown little signs of slowing things down after his promotion to High-A with hits in his first three games on arrival. After each draft the […]

MLB Draft

It’s Never Too Early to Discuss the Draft, Jeren Kendall vs. Adam Haseley Edition

The Royals don’t ignore any portion of the draft, but if there is a segment that they have invested less in than others would expect, it is the college positional player. Since Lonnie Goldberg has taken over the draft for the organization in 2011, the Royals have used just 13 of their 63 top 10 round picks on […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-11-17

Royals affiliates went 1-3 on Thursday with a couple of rough pitching performances at Double-A and High-A. HR Roll Call Raul Mondesi (2), Anderson Miller (5), Cody Jones (2), Meibrys Viloria (3), Gabe Cancel (5), Emmanuel Rivera (2) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Emmanuel Rivera 2-3 HR, 2 RBI, BB BPKC Pitcher of the Day: […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 5-9-17

Just three games on the docket with the Royals affiliates coming out on top in two of them. HR Roll Call: Frank Schwindel (6), Zane Evans (2) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Frank Schwindel 1-2, HR, 2 RBI, BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Foster Griffin 8 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 5-8-17

With three games on the docket the Royals affiliates came home with a pair of wins on Monday night. HR Roll Call Samir Duenez (6), Chris DeVito (11)  BPKC Hitter of the Day: Chris DeVito 4-5 HR, 2b, 2 RBI  BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Pedro Fernandez 2.2 Ip 1 H 0 R 0 ER […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-7-17

Solid day for the affiliates with three wins in four games. HR Roll Call: Anderson Miller (4), Chase Vallot (4), Wander Franco (1) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Anderson Miller 3-5, 2R, HR, 3 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Sam Selman 3.2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 4 K, 3-3 […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-6-17

Solid day for the affiliates with three wins. HR Roll Call Ramon Torres (4), Mauricio Ramos (3), Elier Hernandez (4), Chris DeVito (10), Manny Olloque (4), Meibrys Viloria (2) BPKC Hitter of the Day Chris DeVito 2-5 HR, 4 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day Emilio Ogando 6 IP 5 H 0 R 0 Er […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 5-5-17

Rough day for the affiliates, going 0-4 with Cardinals pitchers dominating the Triple-A and Double-A lineups. HR Roll Call Frank Schwindel (5), Anderson Miller (3), Chase Vallot (3), Emmanuel Rivera (1) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Anderson Miller 3-5 HR, 3 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Eric Stout 2.1 IP 3 H 0 R 0 […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 5-4-16

A Quick Rant I don’t know how many people read what I write here, but I’m sure some tend to think I look at the organization with a little too much sunshine. That may be the case at times but it was once told to me that members of the organization and/or family members of […]