I See Progress for Matias

You’ve heard enough about the mountain-top potential of Seuly Matias, about power that passes light towers and heads for outer orbit. You’ve heard him compared to Giancarlo Stanton and Nelson Cruz, guys who turn baseballs into marshmallows. So, I don’t want to bore you with more plaudits and praise for a 19-year-old who’s still in…

Looking at the Future of Samir Duenez

Prospect fatigue could be a phrase that you might use to describe Samir Duenez.  After all, it seems like the 22-year-old has been around forever after being added to the Royals 40-man roster in November of 2016.  Duenez is no longer on the Royals top 30 prospect list according to MLB Pipeline or our own…

Royals Farm Report 2018 Mid-Season Top 100: #1

Hello and welcome. It feels like forever since we did our first ever Top 100 list this winter. We’ll be updating our lists throughout the year to include new prospects, but we’ll vote on a new top 100 twice a year. One mid-season, one in the offseason. In case you missed our last top 100 segment, here…

Projecting the 2023 Kansas City Royals

The trade deadline renewed my instinct to cast my mind into the future and imagine a Royals team that doesn’t play Alcides Escobar on a regular basis. Since the Royals have spent the last few months restocking a depleted farm system and positioning themselves for a top draft pick in 2019, it makes sense to…