Across the Farm — Week in Review (6/16-6/23)

For a baseball junkie like me, it is hard to find a better time of year than when our farm system, injected with the recent draft talent, gets in full swing.  Counting the DSL, we have 9 teams, over 250 players, almost all in action daily.  Last week there were 48 completed games across the Royals…

More thoughts on the Royals MiLB 1st half

Inspired by Alex Duval’s excellent post yesterday, I’ll toss in a few more names that I feel deserve promotions: Humberto Arteago — Humberto has long ago proven everything he can prove at AAA and deserves a shot to come off the bench for the Big Boys. Brett Phillips — We all know he is a…

The Chukars are off and flying

Our Pioneer League affiliate, Idaho Falls, kicked off their 2019 season last night in Billings with a very nice 5-2 victory. As this short season gets started, I would think the Chukars would be a favorite in the North Division and in the league overall. The Pioneer League is described as an Advanced Rookie league…