2018 Draft Class Review: Pitchers 5/20/18

We’re already approaching June and it’s becoming more difficult to be pessimistic about the progress of the 2018 pitcher draftees. Consistency has not been much of an issue to this point, as we haven’t seen violent swings in production on an individual or group level. Royals fans should hope that these young pitchers are poised…

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NWA Week in Review: May 13-20

Weekly Record: 6-1 Overall Record: 19-23 Standings: 3rd (7.5 GB Arkansas) Weekly Transactions: 5/13 – Activated Taylor Featherston from the IL, sent Offerman Collado back to Burlington. 5/18 – Activated DJ Burt from the IL, sent Blake Perkins back to Wilmington. The Naturals had a great week winning 6 of the 7 games they played. …

Blue Rock Report: Week 5 (5/10-5/17)

  Welcome to this week’s edition of the Blue Rock report.  Another Wet Weekend The Blue Rocks returned home to face Potomac in what was expected to be a 3 game set. However, they got two unexpected days off on Sunday and Monday as a result of the rainy weather. It was hopeful to think…

Looking ahead at the 2023 Royals

It’s May, many of the big name prospects in the Royals system aren’t hitting, the big league club sucks, and I’ve frankly run out of things to be excited about at the moment. The Royals stole Richard Lovelady and Nicky Lopez from our ranks. Luckily for us, they’ve so generously given KG back, but still.…

The Rise of Gabriel Cancel

If you follow us on Twitter, you know all about our love for the current NWA Natural and Royals 2B prospect. A list of Minor League Baseball players with more doubles AND home runs than Gabe Cancel in 2019: – Drew Ward (24 YO, AA)– Yordan Alavarez (pretty good) That's the list. — Royals Farm…

MLB Debut: Nicky Lopez

Lopez has been tremendous in the minors for the Royals so far in his career. He plays solid defense, can make all the throws, has a little bit of pop in his bat, is a great contact hitter, can run a little, and walks more than he strikes out. The Royals called up Lopez on…