Royals Add Four to 40-man

The Royals have added Carlos Hernandez, Nick Heath, Foster Griffin, and Jeison Guzman to the teams 40-man roster. The Royals also dropped Arnaldo Hernandez, Jorge Bonifacio, Nick Dini, and Conner Greene from the 40-man roster. The Royals have added Nick Heath, Carlos Hernandez, Jeison Guzman and Foster Griffin to the 40-man roster to protect them…

MLB to eliminate three KC affiliates

The Commissioner is at it again.  MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred cannot stop tinkering with the game.  Personally, I feel he is making changes just to make changes.  This time, Manfred has proposed that MLB cut 42 minor league teams and eliminate Rookie ball as we know it after the 2020 season. This proposal would eliminate…

Should the Royals Protect Nick Heath?

The Royals already have some outfield depth with five guys who are projected to be on the opening day roster.  Alex Gordon will probably be back for another year, Brett Phillips, Jorge Bonifacio, Bubba Starling, and Jorge Soler round out the rest of the outfield.  Soler is really a full time DH so that leaves…

Trade Target: Seth Elledge

The Royals probably may not be very competitive in 2020.  We all have heard that.  But they are set up to possibly be competitive in 2021 as all the pieces fall into place this year.  Because of that, we need to start finding guys for our bullpen and getting them into place.  Championship teams need…

Daniel Tillo is on Fire for Team USA

Daniel Tillo has thrown in two games for Team USA in the Premier 12 Tournament.  The tournament is a qualifier for the 2020 Summer Olympics.  The top six teams will receive a spot in the Olympic field.  There is another qualifier tournament held in March if the US doesn’t clinch a berth. Tillo has been…

Important offseason dates for the Royals

With the offseason getting started, we’ve seen the Royals decline Alex Gordon’s $23 million mutual option for 2020. Of course there’s still plenty of decisions for Dayton Moore and the Royals to make this off season. Free agency has already started but listed below are important dates for the rest of the off season. November…

Trade Target: Edwin Rios

There are a lot of things to like about Edwin Rios aside from the fact that he gave my then 5-year-old son a bat in Springdale while he was with Tulsa.  I am interested in his power and the fact that he is blocked in the Dodgers organization at two positions the Royals have needs. …