A wave of youth makes its way to Columbia

The Columbia Fireflies have been off to a rough start in 2022. Despite the record, the team is stacked with prospect talent with Ben Hernandez, Carter Jensen, River Town, Darryl Collins, and Erick Pena. The group, as expected, is young and in full development mode. Erick Pena has shown flashes of power, but his basic…

Kansas City Royals MiLB Players of the Month: April 2022

The Kansas City Royals affiliates kicked off their minor league season, and it was exciting to see the stacked farm system back at it. There were some great performances by many players at each level which made it hard to select the players of the month. Here are your Kansas City Royals minor league players…

Get to know a Royals prospect: Eric Cerantola

Welcome to a new series called Get to know a Royals prospect! In this series, I’ll be looking at prospects at each level, giving you some background and analysis about each of them. The talent in the Kansas City Royals minor league system runs extremely deep. This series will aim to help you get to know…

Minor League Roster Breakdown: Columbia Fireflies

The 2022 minor league season is here! The Royals’ farm system was ranked #8 in Major League Baseball by MLB Pipeline at the end of March. Having the #1 overall prospect in Bobby Witt, Jr. helps. Still, some of this can be attributed to the development of their prospect bats with the likes of Nick Pratto, Vinnie…

Minor League Roster Breakdown: Omaha Storm Chasers

The 2022 minor league season is here! The Royals farm system was ranked #8 in all of Major League Baseball by MLB Pipeline at the end of March. Having the #1 overall prospect in Bobby Witt, Jr. helps. Still, some of this can be attributed to the development of their prospect bats with the likes…

What Kansas City Royals baseball means to me

Every year, the excitement I get for Kansas City Royals’ opening day is always hard to put in words. I started my first job (volunteer) at 12 years old, batboying for the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers during spring training at Surprise Stadium. As a kid, I loved just being around the game every…

Get to know a Royals prospect: Clay Dungan

Welcome to a new series called Get to know a Royals prospect! In this series, I’ll be looking at prospects at each level, giving you some background and analysis about each of them. The talent in the Kansas City Royals minor league system runs extremely deep. This series will aim to help you get to…