Wade Davis

Wake Me Up When September Begins

I’m not actually going to sleep all day or anything, but September has a chance to be a really fun month for the Royals. For one thing, you may have heard that they’re actually in the race, so rather than watching prospects prepare for the 2017 season, the final month is going to matter for […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 8-16-16

Royals affiliates went 4-3 with a big offensive day at Triple-A on Tuesday. HR Roll Call: Whit Merrifield (9), Ryan O’Hearn (18), Mike Hill 2 (8), Dennicher Carrasco (6), Jose Caraballo 2 (5) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Mike Hill 3-3, 3R, 2 HR, 4 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – […]

Chris Young

The Royals’ Fifth Starter Problem

It’s never too early to look ahead to the offseason, at least not when your team is below .500 in mid-August. The Royals have lots of things to fix this winter: a popgun offense, a suddenly leaky bullpen, and a subpar rotation. I do think that some of the offensive problems will fix themselves; I […]

Diamonds

Diamonds In The Rough 6-25-16

Royals affiliates had a so-so day, going 3-4. The Arizona League Royals had the day off. HR Roll Call: D.J. Burt (3), Chris DeVito (2), Jecksson Flores (3) BPKC Hitter of the Day – Chris DeVito, 1-3, 2 R, HR, BB, 2 RBI BPKC Pitcher of the Day – Kris Medlen 4 2/3 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 0 […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 6-20-16

A 1-3 day with a win in the Dominican for the affiliates. HR Roll Call: Tony Cruz (4), Ryan O’Hearn (13), Alex Gordon, Jose Caraballo (2) BP KC Hitter of the Day Ryan O’Hearn 3-3, 2R, 2b, HR, BB BP KC Pitcher of the Day Eric Stout 2.2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, […]

Diamonds

Diamonds in the Rough 6-15-16

A pair of wins at the upper levels with three losses at the lower levels Wednesday. HR Roll Call Hunter Dozier (15), Ryan O’Hearn (12) BP KC Hitter of the Day Hunter Dozier 3-6 HR, 2b, 2R, 2 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day Brooks Pounders 3.2 IP 1 H 0 R 0 ER […]