Comparing Royals prospect lists

Baseball America, MLB Pipeline, and us here at RFR have all released some version of a midseason ranking for Royals prospects. I thought it would be a fun exercise to compare those lists and see where everybody was at with certain guys in the system. So here you go: Ranking RFR BA MLB 1 Gavin…

Marcus’ Personal Top-50 List

First, if you haven’t yet, check out the consensus midseason top-50, which is an aggregate of the rankings from a few different Royals prospect writers. Honorable Mentions 50-31 30-21 20-11 10-6 5-1 I was one of the people asked to contribute a top-50 of my own, and I must say, my thoughts differ significantly from…

Alex’s Personal Top-50 List

Really quick, here are the links to the write-ups we have done for our rankings so far: Honorable Mentions 50-31 30-21 20-11 10-6 Our top-5 will be out tomorrow morning. For now, here is the top-50 list that I submitted for our aggregate: 1 Gavin Cross 2 Nick Loftin 3 Cayden Wallace 4 Drew Waters…

Josh’s Personal Top-50 List

Josh’s Top 50 Royals prospects: Gavin Cross, OF, 21, A Drew Waters, OF, 23, AAA Nick Loftin, UTIL, 23, AAA Maikel Garcia, SS, 22, AAA Ben Kudrna, RHP, 19, A Asa Lacy, LHP, 23, AA Jonathan Bowlan, RHP, 25, AAA Tyler Gentry, OF, 23, AA Alec Marsh, RHP, 24, AA Angel Zerpa, LHP, 22, MLB…

Royals MiLB Leaderboards: 8/1/22

Hitters (min. 250 PA): Category Name # Hits Michael Massey 108 Maikel Garcia 94 Nate Eaton 93 Nick Loftin 92 Diego Hernandez 87 Tucker Bradley 87 Doubles Michael Massey 28 Maikel Garcia 24 Robbie Glendinning 19 River Town 18 7 tied with 17 Triples Tyler Tolbert 6 Herard Gonzalez 6 Diego Hernandez 4 Nate Eaton…

Breaking down the Royals trades at the deadline thus far

The Royals have been active at the trade deadline thus far with more potential moves to come in the future. It remains to be seen whether Whit Merrifield, Michael A. Taylor, Hunter Dozier, Scott Barlow, or Josh Staumont remain in a Royals uniform after August 2nd. After the Andrew Benintendi trade today, JJ Picollo even…