NWA Week in Review: June 10-16

Weekly Record: 3-2 Overall Record: 31-36 Standings: 3rd, eliminated from the first half playoffs The Naturals made one of the southern road trip this week going to Amarillo and Frisco.  Monday was a travel day and Sunday got rained out so they only played five games this week in which they won three.  They took the series…

Film Study: Noah Murdock 7th Rounder

The Royals drafted Murdock 199th overall in the 2019 MLB Draft.  I’ve been working my way through the NCAA pitchers the Royals took.  With ESPN picking up so many NCAA baseball games over the last few seasons, it’s a great opportunity to watch these guys and see what they throw and how they work. An…

Minor League Minutes: 6/14/19

The Royals played the Tigers in Omaha last night for the first ever MLB game to be played in the state of Nebraska. Nicky Lopez hit his first career home run in his return to his old college stadium. Whit Merrifield brought back memories of his CWS heroics with two doubles. Alex Gordon got an…

NWA Week in Review: June 3-9

Weekly Record: 5-2 Overall Record: 28-34 Standings: 3rd, 12.0 GB, Eliminated from 1st half playoff contention Transactions: 6/3 Walker Sheller to IL, Bryce Hensley assigned to NWA from Arizona The Naturals had a great week winning five games and losing just two.  The unfortunate part is that they’ve already been eliminated from winning the first half of the Texas…