Interviewing Royals prospect DJ Burt

DJ Burt is one of the more interesting prospects in the Royals system. He’s a utility man that can play all over the infield and the outfield, he runs like hell, and gets on base at premium clips. The Royals have an obvious infatuation with guys who can run and play good defense, and DJ…

Nick Heath Talks About the AFL

Nick Heath had a solid fall season continuing to push his name into consideration as a prospect in the Royals system.  You can read a prospect watch we did on him here.  Heath hit .274/.376/.358 over the regular season.  But in the Arizona Fall League, against the best prospects in baseball, he hit .338/.427/.442 with…

Interview with Royals LHP Josh Mitchell

We had the opportunity to interview LHP Josh Mitchell shortly after he was assigned to the Lexington Legends to start the season.  Josh made three appearances there before tweaking a hamstring.  In his three appearances with the Legends, Josh threw 4.2 innings, gave up 3 runs with none being earned, five hits, no walks, and…

Interview with Royals catching prospect Chase Vallot

With Spring Training quickly coming to the final turn, Royals baseball is just about back. One of my favorite times of the year though is Spring Training. Some people want it to be shorter. I say extend it. I love watching my favorite major league players play in the same game as my favorite minor…

Prospect Interview: Marlin Willis, Jr.

Royals Farm Report is once again pleased to bring the fans another player interview, this time with stand out lefty Marlin Willis, Jr.  Marlin was taken with the 540th pick overall out of McEachern High School in Georgia in the 2017 First Year Player Draft.  The Royals were fortunate to convince Marlin to forgo his…