RFR Podcast (Ep. 2)- Whit trade?, young arms, catcher depth, and Rule 5 predictions

On this episode of the podcast, Joel, Alex, and Patrick discuss hit a lot of different topics. They discuss whether or not the Royals trade Whit Merrifield, young arms in the low minors, the underrated catcher depth in the system, and what do expect from the Rule 5 Draft.


Arizona Fall League Recap

The fall season has come to a close for the Surprise Saguaros, which means that our Royals prospects in Arizona have finished up play for the year. Khalil Lee, Nick Heath, Meibrys Viloria, Grant Gavin, Arnaldo Hernandez, Scott Blewett, and Walker Sheller represented the Royals system well. Now that they have finished prospect finishing school,…

Trade Target: Cole Irvin

So the conversation came up this week on MLB Radio about the Phillies wanting to move Carlos Santana.  The Royals were mentioned as a potential trading partner because the Phillies want to move Rhys Hoskins in to first base to get his glove out of the outfield and upgrade the outfield defense.  Alex Gordon’s name…