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Diamonds in the Rough 5-29-17

A 2-1 Memorial Day for the affiliates with a day off at Double-A. HR Roll Call: Gabe Cancel (4) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Ramon Torres 2-4, 2b, 4 RBI  BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Jace Vines 6 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, 7-5 GO-FO, 98p/64k   Omaha Storm […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-23-17

The Royals affiliates split the two games that finished, while Lexington and NW Arkansas were suspended. HR Roll Call: Tanner Stanley (1) BPKC Hitter of the Day: Chris DeVito 2-4, 2-2b, RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Cristian Castillo 6 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K, 3-7 GO-FO, 76p/48k Wilmington Blue […]

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Predicting Minor League Breakout Performers

Before we know where players will be assigned, let’s take a quick look at who may be on the verge of a breakout based on their performances one season ago. Not really a breakout candidate after last year but I expect Storm Chaser’s Hunter Dozier to improve on his solid season at Triple-A. Look to a […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 8-23-16

A rough Tuesday for the full season affiliates led to a 3-6 record with two of the wins coming in the Dominican. HR Roll Call Logan Moon (4) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Boo Vazquez 2-4 2b, 4 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Darwin Feliz 5 IP 1 H 0 […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 8-11-16

Royals affiliates went 3-2 with a huge win at Double-A. HR Roll Call: Mauricio Ramos (8), Corey Toups (8), Zane Evans (4), Chad Johnson (5) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Mauricio Ramos 3-5, 2 R, 2b, HR, 4 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Cristian Castillo 7 IP, 1 H, 0 […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 7-29-16

4-5 record for the affiliates on Friday. HR Roll Call Jorge Bonifacio (15), Tony Cruz (7), Ramon Torres (2), Frank Schwindel (17), Austin Bailey (1), Jonathan McCray (5)   BP KC Hitter of the Day – Ramon Torres 3-4 2R, HR, 2-2b, 3 RBI  BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Cristian Castillo 9 IP […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 7-9-16

A 4-6 day for the affiliates with the full season teams going 0-5 on Saturday. HR Roll Call Frank Schwindel (14), Samir Duenez (9), Brandon Downes (7), Chad Johnson (4), Mike Hill (5), Jonathan McCray (3), Nicky Lopez (1) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Manny Olloque 4-5 R, 2 RBI BP KC Pitcher […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 7-3-16

The affiliates went 5-3 with rookie league Burlington expanding their win streak to seven games. HR Roll Call Bubba Starling (6), Orlando Calixte (5), Balbino Fuenmayor (3), Ryan O’Hearn (15), Frank Schwindel (13), Samir Duenez (8), Travis Maezes (8), Roman Collins (1), Manny Olloque (2), David Edwards (2), Ryan Dale (2), Leland Clemmons (1), Luke […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 6-28-16

2-5 record for the affiliates Tuesday. HR Roll Call: Xavier Fernandez (4), Nick Heath (2), Tanner Stanley (1), Esteury Ruiz (2) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Nick Heath 3-4, 2R, HR, 2b, BB, 3 RBI, SB (4) BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Cristian Castillo 5.1 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 […]