College prospects to watch for KC at #9: 5/10/22

This is the seventh article we’ve written about college draft prospects for the upcoming 2022 MLB Draft. The goal is to give you an idea of some guys who could be available for Kansas City with the 9th overall pick in the draft. Here are the links to the first six that I wrote: December…

Royals MiLB Leaderboards: 5/9/22

Welcome back. If you’re new here, we ran these updates weekly last year. I’ll try to do that again in 2022, but I make no promises as I have a 9-month old and have been much busier at home than in years past. Here’s a link to one of the leaderboards from last year in…

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…

RFR Podcast, Episode #69: Nice

Josh and I were joined by Kent Swanson to talk briefly about the NFL Draft. Then, Josh and I actually talked about baseball. Please subscribe to the podcast page. We love you. Brought to you by Kansas City Strength and Conditioning. Apple Podcasts Spotify