Friday Column: Beer and Bat Flips

As everyone knows, all good things come in 3’s: The Godfather trilogy, the number of bones in the human ear, The Three Amigos, and also  the number of decades the Royals went without going to a playoff game. So what is in for Beer & Bat Flips’ third installment? Three quality segments, all of which…

Day 1 Royals Draft Grades

After a Royals draft that was distinctly different than the rapid-fire action that occurred last year, the Royals wound up with their new top prospect. At the same time, there were two other picks that left Royals fans with some questions. As the first day closes, here are some grades for each draft pick. Bobby…

Friday Column: Beer and Bat Flipping

Hello everyone, welcome to a new regular Friday post in which I, Seth Wingerter, join with Josh Keiser to review the week for the Royals and its farm affiliates on a lighter note. There will be a couple additional segments added on in the coming weeks, but for now, it is just me starting off…

Welcome to the Northwest Arkansas Track Meet

Storylines around the Royals minor leagues system have run amuck this season, ranging from the extremely promising Wilmington pitching to the extremely disheartening Wilmington hitting. With the large majority of top Royals prospects currently in the lower levels of the minor leagues, statistical anomalies such as Nick Heath (Northwest Arkansas-AA) can be left behind. When…