Jon Jay

Thanks Jon Jay, Royals add a pair of pitchers for the outfielder

The Royals exercised a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks tonight, dealing Jon Jay for a pair of minor league pitchers, Gabe Speier and Elvis Luciano. The prospect that we are more likely to see the soonest is left-handed reliever Speier, currently at Double-A Jackson. Via 2080 Baseball – Not a guy with real big stuff, Speier has a pitch-to-contact […]


Strikeouts and Homers and Hits, Oh My (BP Kansas City Episode 102) The Royals had some success this week, including some solid pitching performances by Brad Keller, Danny Duffy, and Jason Hammel. We covered some of the recent DL moves and the way it’s shifted the pitching staff. We also discussed Jon Jay’s successful May, Hunter Dozier’s adjustment to the big leagues, and took another look […]


RECAP: Jon Jay was good!

A lot of people celebrate Memorial Day (or as it’s known in the Deep South, the Official Start of Grilling, Drinking and Wearing American Flags Somewhere On Your Person Day) with a baseball game. I am not some people; I celebrated it with two. First, there were my hometown Nashville Sounds, who had a 12:05 […]