Diamonds in the Rough 7-8-16

HR Roll Call Chad Johnson (3), Roman Collins (3), Ricky Aracena (1), Boo Vazquez (1), Khalil Lee (2) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Roman Collins 3-4 3R, 3b, HR, 3 RBI, BB BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Zach Lovvorn 6 IP 3 H 0 R 0 ER 2 BB 6 K […]


Diamonds in the Rough 7-2-16

4-3 day for the affiliates on Saturday. HR Roll Call: Anderson Miller (2), Meibrys Viloria (2), Logan Nottebrok (1), Esteury Ruiz (3) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Samir Duenez 3-4, 3b, 2 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Travis Eckert 4 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 5 K, 5-0 […]


Diamonds in the Rough 6-27-16

Three walkoff losses in extra innings were the lowlights in a 3-4 day for the affiliates. HR Roll Call: Alfredo Escalera (3), Meibrys Viloria (1), Manny Olloque (1), Michael Arroyo (1), Leland Clemmons (1), Khalil Lee (1), Esteury Ruiz (1) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Meibrys Viloria 3-4. HR, 2b, 2 RBI BP […]


Diamonds in the Rough 6-22-16

Another 3-2 day for the Royals minor league squads with wins at the Double-A and rookie leagues in Idaho Falls and the Dominican. Thursday will see the first full slate of minor league games with all eight Royals affiliates participating. BP KC Hitter of the Day – Frank Schwindel 3-4, 2R, RBI BP KC Pitcher […]

Alec Mills Debut 5/18/16 Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

The Academy – Minor Happenings

Hot Hot Hot Despite some struggles in winning at the minor league levels there are a few bats that are doing well across the organization. Lexington Legends – Anderson Miller has hit well since rejoining the Lexington squad, hitting .318 in 11 games with five doubles. The 2015 3rd round pick has a smooth swing and […]

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Kansas City Royals 2016 MLB Draft Review: Rounds 2-10

The Royals completed their draft Sunday, and while it lacked star power, I believe they performed solidly given the restrictions they were dealt. Their restrictions are their own and David Glass and GMDM are just being cheap, you say? Au contraire, the Royals for those of you who didn’t know, were under some pretty strict rules, and […]