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Diamonds in the Rough 8-1-17

The Royals affiliates were 5-1 in completed games at the time of this writing, with the Arizona squad trailing 6-0 on Tuesday night. HR Roll Call: Frank Schwindel (18), Logan Moon (8), Corey Toups (7), Meibrys Viloria (7), Yeison Melo (3), Benji Cash (1) That’s a schweet schwing from @schwindiesel. pic.twitter.com/KCcWDq4CcS — Omaha Storm Chasers […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 7-21-17

A good Friday for the Royals affiliates with the teams going 7-1 with it’s only loss in Wilmington. HR Roll Call Frank Schwindel (13), Donnie Dewees (8), Wander Franco (4), Darrell Miller (2), Brewer Hicklen (2) BPKC Hitter of the Day Travis Jones 5-6 2R, 2b, 2 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day Anthony Bender […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 6-27-17

The affiliates went 3-5 on Tuesday with a pair of walk-off wins in the Dominican and Lexington. HR Roll Call: Raul Mondesi (8), Angel Medina (1) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Joe Dudek 2-3, R, 2b, RBI, BB BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Anthony Bender 4 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 6-7-17

The Royals affiliates came away with just one win in five games played. HR Roll Call Samir Duenez (8), Nick Dini (3), Gabe Cancel (5) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Nick Dini 3-3 HR BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Anthony Bender 3 IP 2 H 0 R 0 ER 0 BB 1 K 1-6 GO-FO […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 05-30-17

The Royals affiliates went 2-1 with a win at Low-A that brought all four affiliates to a .500 record or better on the season. HR Roll Call: Elier Hernandez (5), Rudy Martin (1) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Rudy Martin 3-4, HR, SB BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Ofreidy Gomez 7 IP, 7 H, 1 […]

Meibrys Viloria

Prospecting the Royals, Process Reboot

When Dayton Moore accepted the offer to become the Royals general manager in June of 2006, he arrived knowing that the farm system, his specialty, was one of the most barren in the game. Despite years of picking in the Top 10 of the MLB draft, the Royals ranked just 23rd of the organizational rankings by Baseball America that […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 8-14-16

A 2-5 day for the affiliates with both wins coming at the rookie level. HR Roll Call: Kort Peterson (3) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Amalani Fukofuka 2-4, R, 2b, SB (23) BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Anthony Bender 5 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 8-3-16

The affiliates with 3-3 on Wednesday with a big offensive effort in Wilmington. HR Roll Call Jorge Bonifacio (16), Brandon Downes (9), Luis Villegas 2(2) BP KC Hitter of the Night – Luis Villegas 2-5 2 HR, 5 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Night – Matt Tenuta 6 IP 6 H 0 R 0 […]