Studying the 2015 Team: Part Two

There’s been a lot of talk of the next wave of talent both recently and in the past.  Baseball America wrote a few articles about lessons learned from rebuilds and from the 2015 Royals specifically.   I looked at multiple opinions of other people and I try to put some thought process into what needs to…

Studying The 2015 Team: Part One

There’s been a lot of talk of the next wave of talent both recently and in the past.  Baseball America wrote a few articles about lessons learned from rebuilds and from the 2015 Royals specifically.   I looked at multiple opinions of other people and I try to put some thought process into what needs to…

Happy Belated Valentine’s Day Jackson Kowar

Alex is currently crushing on Brady Singer.  Drake is infatuated (and has been for some time) with Daniel Lynch.  Jackson Kowar is the forgotten man right now.  And to follow up that theme, I “forgot” about Kowar on Valentine’s Day. Jackson Kowar is the guy you aren’t hearing about right now when people talk about…

2019 Royals Opening Day roster predictions: Northwest Arkansas (AA)

Team Name: Northwest Arkansas Naturals Location: Springdale, AR Stadium Name: Arvest Ballpark League: Texas League Level: AA MLB AAA Starting Lineup: C: Meibrys Viloria 1B: Travis Jones 2B: DJ Burt SS: Jecksson Flores 3B: Kelvin Gutierrez LF: Nick Heath CF: Blake Perkins RF: Khalil Lee DH: Kort Peterson Bench: Anderson Miller, OF Xavier Fernandez, C Angelo Castellano, SS Starting Rotation:…

Four Starting Pitchers to Watch in 2019

The Royals don’t usually make a huge splash when they sign international free agents.  Just go back to July 2nd and look at the Baseball America Top 50 International Free Agent list and you won’t see the Royals mentioned but one time.  Even so, the Royals have had some success signing impact players.  Here is…

Will the Royals best bullpen be in Omaha?

The numbers game playing out in the Royals’ bullpen doesn’t look great for Royals fans or farmhands. Not great for the farmhands because it may mean a trip back to AAA. Not great for the fans because it may mean another season watching horrid relief pitching cost the team wins. In fact, it’s entirely possible…