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Wanted: Dayton Moore

It turns out they do want to talk to Dayton Moore in Atlanta. News broke at the end of last week the Royals were approached by the Braves, asking for permission to interview Moore for the GM position in Atlanta. We’re not even a full month into the offseason and things just got exponentially more […]

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Focus On The Future

I used to be able to depend on Dayton Moore. His year end press conferences were red meat for the blog. Not anymore. The delusion and defiance of the past have been replaced with a pragmatism that underscores the Royals development as a franchise under Moore and his team. The Process worked. While the last […]

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Times They Are A-Changin’ (BP Kansas City Episode 74)

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/kansascitybaseballvault/2017/10/12/times-they-are-a-changin-bp-kansas-city-episode-74.mp3 One thing we’re sure of is that the 2018 Royals will look quite different than what we’re used to. How different? We’ll see. The big free agents are likely to go elsewhere, but with an opening in Atlanta, Dayton Moore’s name has come up again as a candidate for GM. Would he leave Kansas City? […]

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Processing (BP Kansas City Episode 72)

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/kansascitybaseballvault/2017/09/27/processing-bp-kansas-city-episode-72.mp3 The Royals will not go to the postseason. In a week, there will be no more games for Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain, Mike Moustakas, Alcides Escobar, and Jason Vargas as teammates. We took a look at this season, what’s left, and the legacy of this Royals run, Dayton Moore, David Glass, and Ned Yost. […]

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Trade Winds

With general manager Dayton Moore on the brief road trip to Detroit, he’s making the rounds speaking to the media. Naturally, the hot topic du jour is the trade deadline looming about a month from now. Will the Royals sell? Is it possible they’ll buy? You know what they say about making trade deadline assumptions […]

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Royals Choose Nick Pratto with 2017 1st Round Pick

With the 14th pick in the 2017 MLB Draft the Royals chose Nick Pratto of Huntington Beach, CA. This was the seventh year with Lonnie Goldberg as the scouting director for the Royals and the tenth pick the Royals have had in the first or supplemental first round since 2011. Following the Royals 2015 World Series run that saw […]