Royals Call Up Bubba Starling

You may have already heard that Bubba Starling, the pride of Gardner, Kansas, is finally bringing his talents to Kansas City. Royals Farm Report couldn’t be more excited for Bubba! Despite the ups and downs of injuries, poor performance, and the pressure of being the 5th overall pick in the 2011 draft, Bubba Starling is…

Zimmer Finds Process For Success

I will never bet against Kyle Zimmer.  Nobody other than Kyle Zimmer understands the pain, isolation, frustration and mental anguish he has gone through since being drafted #5 overall by the Royals in 2012.  Knowing only what I have gleaned from media reports over the past few years, I can tell you I would’ve quit…

Royals Acquire Jon Perrin from Brewers

The Royals acquired right handed relief pitcher Jon Perrin from the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday for minor league pitcher Sal Biasi. We have acquired minor league pitcher Jon Perrin from Milwaukee in exchange for @LexingtonLegend pitcher Sal Biasi. — Kansas City Royals (@Royals) August 7, 2018 Perrin is a local kid from Olathe East high…

Kelvin Gutierrez has the Tools to Succeed

Gutierrez is an immensely talented athlete with a very high ceiling because of his many physically gifted tools.  However, he is also one of the more enigmatic prospects in the Royals system.  His quick feet, strong arm, well-above average defensive range, together with quick bat speed, above average raw power, and above average foot speed are just a few of the tools that convince many that at 6’3” 215 Gutierrez has the the physical tools of a major league third baseman.