Minor League Minutes: 5/6/22

Be sure to listen to the most recent edition of the RFR Podcast. We sat down with Royals infield prospect Robbie Glendinning to talk about growing up in Australia, playing at Mizzou, and his professional career. Apple Podcasts Spotify AAA Omaha (12-14): W 5-0 Box Score:– Clay Dungan: 1-4, K– Vinnie Pasquantino: 0-3, BB, K–…

Wednesday Morning Roll Call: 5/4/22

Team Record Time Starting Pitcher KC Royals 8-14 12:10 PM Bubic (10.50) Omaha Storm Chasers 11-13 6:35 PM Mengden (9.82) NWA Naturals 10-12 6:35 PM Zerpa (5.06) Quad Cities River Bandits 10-12 6:35 PM Guerrero (6.60) Columbia Fireflies 8-14 11:05 AM Cameron (5.65) I’m anxious to see how Kris Bubic looks today. He’s been pretty…

MiLM for 5/4/22: MJ Melendez shines in debut

Be sure to check out the most recent edition of the RFR Podcast where Joel, Josh, and myself take a look at MJ Melendez’ call up. We also sit down with Australian native Robbie Glendinning and talk about his success with the Royals AA affiliate in Northwest Arkansas this year. Apple Podcasts Spotify Jared pumped…

Tuesday Morning Roll Call: 5/3/22

Team Record Time Starting Pitcher KC Royals 7-14 7:10 PM Keller (2.19) Omaha Storm Chasers 11-12 11:05 AM Kowar (11.68) NWA Naturals 10-11 7:05 PM Veneziano (12.71) Quad Cities River Bandits 9-12 6:35 PM Murdock (7.24) Columbia Fireflies 7-14 6:05 PM Avila (6.32) Brad Keller has been nails for the Royals so far this season.…

Kansas City Royals MiLB Players of the Month: April 2022

The Kansas City Royals affiliates kicked off their minor league season, and it was exciting to see the stacked farm system back at it. There were some great performances by many players at each level which made it hard to select the players of the month. Here are your Kansas City Royals minor league players…

Minor League Minutes: 5/2/22

AAA Omaha (11-12): W 7-4 The Storm Chasers offense came to life this weekend, scoring 19 runs in the final two games of their series against Toledo, after scoring just three runs in the first three games. On Sunday, Vinnie Pasquantino and Nick Pratto each homered for the second game in a row. After Cam…

MiLM for 4/28/22: Someone help Jackson Kowar

Happy NFL Draft Day! Be sure to check out the most recent edition of the RFR Podcast where we had Kent Swanson on to preview the first round for tonight. Apple Podcasts Spotify Don’t miss our first 2022 MLB Draft Rankings. Elijah Green is the best prep power hitters to enter the MLB Draft since…

Wednesday Morning Roll Call: 4/27/22

Team Record Time Starting Pitcher KC Royals 6-9 1:10 PM Greinke (2.25) Omaha Storm Chasers 9-10 6:35 PM Kowar (8.64) NWA Naturals 7-9 7:05 PM Veneziano (18.47) Quad Cities River Bandits 5-11 6:30 PM Murdock (6.52) Columbia Fireflies 6-9 4:05 PM Avila (8.44) Game Two TBD Cerantola (4.76) The White Sox are sputtering in the…

Minor League Minutes: 4/27/22

Be sure to check out the most recent episode of the RFR Podcast. Josh and I were joined by Kent Swanson for a few minutes before breaking down the 2022 MLB Draft for the first time. Enjoy! AAA Omaha (9-10): L 1-5 Daniel Mengden had his best outing of the year yesterday for Omaha, but…

Minor League Minutes: 4/25/22

Here’s a quick update on the RFR Draft League. This has been a lot of fun to follow already. We’ll definitely be adding two teams next spring with listeners of the RFR Podcast. Stay tuned for how to enter to get to be a part of that next year. Team Alex 1B 2B 3B HR…

The Heart (and Shadow) of the Matter

Hear more from Marcus on the Royals Weekly Podcast and follow him on Twitter and Facebook @RoyalsWeekly The Royals offense looks like egg salad that’s been sitting in a flaming dumpster for 3 weeks … very bad. They have the lowest BB% in baseball and the second lowest wRC+.  There are plenty of simple explanations…

Show Me

The Kansas City Royals have tried telling us that they plan on being competitive for the better part of three seasons now. I am 100% willing to give them a free pass for the 2018 and 2019 seasons. You sold your soul for the run and it ended. Okay. Two years of 100-loss seasons to…

Friday Morning Roll Call: 4/22/22

Team Record Time Starting Pitcher KC Royals 5-6 8:40 PM Keller (1.38) Omaha Storm Chasers 7-8 7:05 PM Martinez (9.72) NWA Naturals 4-8 6:35 PM Zerpa (10.50) Quad Cities River Bandits 4-8 6:40 PM Guerrero (5.87) Columbia Fireflies 5-7 6:05 PM Cerantola (6.48) The Royals have a late-night affair on the West Coast tonight in…

Minor League Minutes: 4/22/22

Please be sure to check out the most recent edition of the RFR Podcast. Download. Subscribe. Like. Review. Rate. Listen. Please. Thank you. Apple Podcasts Spotify AAA Omaha (7-8): L 3-6 Kyle Isbel returned to the Storm Chasers lineup last night for his first start of the 2022 baseball season. Emmanuel Rivera continued his torrid…