Diamonds in the Rough 8/11-8/12/18

HR Roll Call: Frank Schwindel (21), Paulo Orlando (8), Luis Villegas (5), Alex Liddi (20), Erick Mejia (5), Jackson Lueck (4), Nick Hutchins (5), Tyler James (2), Reed Rohlman (5), Offerman Collado (2)  Saturday BPKC Hitter of the Day: Tyler James 3-4 4R, HR, BB, 2 SB Saturday BPKC Pitcher of the Day: Foster Griffin 6.1 IP […]

Clinton Riddle

Pitching Prospects at Lexington-Andres Sotillet, RHP

Signed as a free agent in 2015 out of Venezuela, Andres Sotillet has been somewhat under the radar when compared to the virtual logjam of talent now residing in Lexington. However, fans are starting to become very aware of him, as he has steadily built a reputation for pinpoint control and versatility. Sotillet began his […]

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Kansas City Royals 2018 Draft Review Rounds 1-5

Had most fans been told prior to the draft that Baseball America’s #4 rated prospect would land in the lap of the Royals front office, I’m sure we all would’ve been quite excited. Unfortunately, the Royals past history with college pitchers, pitching development in general and people like myself’s opinion of other draft prospects soured […]

Jackson Kowar

All College Arms On Deck – A Quick Recap of Day 1

On a night where people anticipate teams drafting on projection and future ceiling, the Royals loaded up on college arms with their first five picks in the 2018 MLB draft. With their first two picks, Lonnie Goldberg and company selected Florida Gators right-handers Brady Singer and Jackson Kowar. Those two were key cogs in the Gators […]