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Minor League Free Agent Finding

Baseball America put out a list of minor league free agents on Tuesday and while most names aren’t likely to interest people, there are quite a few names with past links to the Royals. First the Royals free agents list is the following RHP: Pedro Fernandez (AAA), Luis Hernandez (R), Yimaury Pena (R), Jose Veras (Hi A), Kyle Zimmer(AAA) LHP: Sam Selman (AAA) C: Parker Morin (AAA), Luis Villegas (AAA) […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 7-8-17

Royals affiliates were 3-5 on Saturday. The news on Ashe Russell stepping away from the game came out via the KC Star on Friday from Rustin Dodd. On Saturday Russell’s agent made a brief statement via Ken Rosenthal to reiterate that it wasn’t a retirement and just a stepping away to clear his head. In […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 6-26-16

The affiliates had a losing day with with wins at only Double-A and rookie ball in Idaho Falls. HR Roll Call: Jorge Bonifacio (12), Frank Schwindel (12), Alfredo Escalera (2), Brandon Dulin (3), Gabriel Cancel (1) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Ryan O’Hearn 3-5, 2R, 3-2b BP KC Pitcher of the Day Yender […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 6-21-16

A 3-2 day for the affiliates with wins in the DPL and AZL. HR Roll Call Angel Franco (1), Ryan O’Hearn (14), Nick Heath (1), Angel Medina (2), Dennicher Carrasco (2) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Dennicher Carrasco – 4-6, 3R, 2b, HR, 4 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Pedro […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-7-16

The Blue Rocks split their doubleheader which helped the affiliates go 3-2 on the day. HR Roll Call None  BP KC Hitter of the Day – Bubba Starling 2-3 2-2b, BB, 2 R, RBI, SB (7) BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Pedro Fernandez 7 IP 3 H 0 R 0 BB 8 K […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 5-2-16

The affiliates split their day with wins at the two upper levels and losses below. HR Roll Call Cheslor Cuthbert (6), Hunter Dozier (7) BP KC Hitter of the Day Hunter Dozier 2-4 Hr (7), 2b (8), R, 2 RBI, BB BP KC Pitcher of the Day Brian Flynn 5 IP 4 H 0 R […]

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Diamonds in the Rough 4-24-16

A 2-2 day with comeback wins at both Triple-A and Low-A HR Roll Call Marten Gasparini (2), Cody Jones (1) BP KC Hitter of the Day – Marten Gasparini 2-5 HR, 2b, 3 RBI BP KC Pitcher of the Day – Pedro Fernandez 7 IP 4 H 0 R 2 BB 7 K 8-1 GO-FO […]

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Royals Prospects to Watch: Low Minors

If you have the opportunity to visit any of the Royals’ minor-league affiliates this summer, I’d strongly recommend doing so. The system may not be as loaded as it once was, but there are plenty of intriguing prospects at every level, some of whom have loud tools, and some of whom are primed to have […]