Minor League Minutes: 8/12/19

  Film Study: Kris Bubic 8/8/19 Kris Bubic tore it up Thursday night striking out 11 Woodpeckers in a complete game victory for the Blue Rocks. Bubic set a career high in pitches thrown and innings worked in the dominate performance. With 1 out in the bottom of the 9th and a runner on third,…

What happened to Frank Schwindel?

As the baseball season begins to wind down, we reflect on what went well and what can be improved upon next season.  We look back on all the great plays and the players who made them.  We look back on the impact of rookies, and what this season meant for them and how it will…

Schwindel Catches Zimmer

If you watched the final telecast of the Royals spring training game to conclusion, you already know that Frank Schwindel caught Kyle Zimmer and Kevin Lenik for one inning each. And he didn’t look half bad either. This isn’t the first time Schwindel has been behind the plate. Frank has caught 69 minor league games…

How good has Ryan O’Hearn been with the Royals?

To the amazement of many, Ryan O’Hearn was called up by the Royals on July 31, 2018.  In the social media universe there was a lot of concern, with many asking, “Why O’Hearn over Frank Schwindel?” After all, O’Hearn was having a very lackluster season in his second year at the AAA level.  In 100…

Royals Farm Report 2018 Mid-Season Top 100: 100-91

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…

Omaha Storm Chasers Weekly Recap: 4/17/18 – 4/23/18

This was the best week of the season so far for the Storm Chasers and it also happened to coincide with the arrival of two Royals All-Stars on rehab assignments.  Salvador Perez and Alex Gordon rejoined the Chasers for the weekend games which sparked the offense. Check out the season so far: April 10 –…