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 […]


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, […]


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 […]


Diamonds in the Rough 7-19-16

A 4-3 record for the affiliates with a few Latin signees with big days at Triple-A and rookie level Idaho Falls. HR Roll Call: Hunter Dozier (18), Raul Mondesi (8), Meibrys Viloris (5), David Edwards (4), Gabriel Cancel (2), Seuly Matias (5), Jose Carabello (3) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Raul Mondesi 3-5, […]