Minor League Minutes: 8/31/19

Royals Owner David Glass has agreed to sell the franchise to John Sherman Now just a few short days later the sale of the club has been made official, John Sherman and a local group of investors have purchased the club from the Glass family for approximately $1 billion dollars. The sale of the club…

Royals Farm Report Mid-Season Top 100: 50-41

Hello and welcome. It feels like forever since we did our first ever Top 100 list this winter. We’ll be updating our lists throughout the year to include new prospects, but we’ll vote on a new top 100 twice a year. One mid-season, one in the offseason. In case you missed our last top 100 segment, here…

The Major League Bullpen

A story was written recently that projected the Royals bullpen. The projection is Herrera, Maurer, Peralta, McCarty, Buchter, Almonte, Machado, and Smith.  Let’s create our own! The mock pen seems accurate but I think the Royals will keep Keller in the pen as well.  Keller is listed as a rotation option but with the rotation likely set…

2017 Royals Prospect Rankings: 40-31

This is the seventh piece of the second edition of Royals Farm Report’s Prospect Rankings; as we came out with our first top 30 list in July. We’ve expanded our horizons on these rankings, deciding to come out with a top 100 list. This post will cover 40-31 in our rankings. Enjoy! Method: Our method…

Scouting Andres Machado

Photo Credits: Minda Haas Kuhlmann The Royals made quite the surprising move this afternoon… It appears the first wave of call ups will include Raul Mondesi, Cam Gallagher, Terrance Gore, Paulo Orlando, and Andres Machado. — Royals Farm Report (@RoyalsFarm) September 1, 2017 Rather than some other thought to be obvious options (Eric Stout, etc.),…

Royals September Call Ups: Wave #1

Thanks to an unnamed source, Royals Farm Report has a few names we can give you that appear to be among the first wave of September call ups that Ned Yost referred to a couple of days ago. I wrote an article a while ago about some potential names for call ups, and today we…