Diamonds in the Rough 7-20-16

3-3 day for the affiliates on Wednesday. HR Roll Call: Balbino Fuenmayor 2 (6), Corey Toups (6), Chris DeVito (6)  BP KC Hitter of the Day – Balbino Fuenmayor 3-4, 2 HR, 3 RBI, 3 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Jon Dziedzic 5 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 5 K, […]


Diamonds in the Rough 6-1-16

3-2 day for the affiliates with a pair of losses at Triple-A. HR Roll Call: Hunter Dozier (13), Frank Schwindel 2 (9), Samir Duenez (4), Jecksson Flores (1)  BP KC Hitter of the Day – Jorge Bonifacio 5-7, 2-2b, 3b, R BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Eric Skoglund 6 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, […]


Diamonds in the Rough 5-28-16

Two wins and two losses with a Lexington split of a doubleheader and a Wilmington rainout. HR Roll Call: Amalani Fukofuka (3) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Samir Duenez 2 games, 4-7, 3R, 2-2b, RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Scott Blewett 7 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, […]

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Royals Prospects to Watch: High Minors

Next week is a great one for baseball. Obviously Opening Night is the headliner, but the minor leagues will be making their 2016 debuts later next week as well, which is always fun and exciting. It’s like Christmas morning, except it’s spread out over a week, and instead of unwrapping presents, you get to watch a bunch […]

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The Academy – Predicting the Breakout Performers

As the spring training season winds down, it is a good time to try and predict which players may have breakout seasons in the minor league system for the Royals. To start with, it’s always good to look at some of the players who have performed well during the major league portion of spring games […]