Minor League Minutes: 7/16/19 – No-Hitter Edition

Jonathan Bowlan, the Royals 21st ranked prospect, fired a no-hitter with no walks last night for the Wilmington Blue Rocks. The second inning started with a flyout and a ground out, but a throwing error by third baseman Dennicher Carrasco proved to be the only base runner allowed by Bowlan. In the third, Bowlan got…

Prospect Watch: Bryan Brickhouse

A couple of weeks ago when minor league rosters were being released, one of the more pleasant surprises I saw was RHP Bryan Brickhouse being placed on the Wilmington Blue Rocks active roster. A forgotten prospect due to the fact he hadn’t seen game action since 2015 when he threw nine innings with Idaho Falls,…

2018 Wilmington Blue Rocks Season Preview

The Kansas City Royals currently have what is widely thought of as the worst farm system in all of Major League Baseball. It’s interesting, however, because most of the Royals minor league affiliates are going to be a lot of fun to watch this summer, regardless of the perceived lack of talent. The Surprise Royals…