Brad Keller Interview #2

Brad Keller has been one of the best Rule 5 picks in recent memory. People love to get caught up in how many strikeouts Keller doesn’t record on a daily basis, but they often forget how good Brad Keller really is, ESPECIALLY for a Rule 5 pick: I don’t think people realize how good Brad…

Interviewing Royals Assistant GM JJ Picollo

It’s no secret that the 2018 draft class has been really successful so far in their professional careers. Just 12 months after being drafted, Jackson Kowar and Brady Singer have already made it to AA and Kris Bubic, Jonathan Bowlan, and Kyle Isbel have all found success with High-A Wilmington. The Royals scouting department did…

Wednesday Morning Roll Call: 8/14/19

Team Record Time Starting Pitcher DSL Royals1 34-25 9:30 AM TBD DSL Royals2 27-35 9:30 AM TBD Lexington Legends 58-61 11:05 AM Yohanse Morel Wilmington Blue Rocks 69-50 5:35 PM Jonathan Bowlan Northwest Arkansas Naturals 47-70 7:10 PM Brady Singer AZL Royals 25-17 8:00 PM TBD Idaho Falls Chukars 26-25 8:05 PM Anthony Veneziano Who’s…

Minor League Minutes: 8/14/19

There may have been some miscommunication going on for the Royals during the trade deadline. The way I understand it is that the Royals agreed to trade Ian Kennedy to Atlanta before the Braves ever acquired Mark Melancon. The Braves eventually ate all of Melancon’s contract but shipped off two lesser prospects in exchange. In…