Wednesday Morning Roll Call: 8/21/19

Team Record Time Starting Pitcher DSL Royals1 39-28 9:30 AM TBD DSL Royals2 29-39 9:30 AM TBD Burlington Royals 36-24 10:30 AM TBD Lexington Legends 61-65 11:05 AM TBD Wilmington Blue Rocks 73-52 3:45 PM Marcelo Martinez Wilmington Blue Rocks (Game 2 – Makeup of 7/11) 73-52 TBD Kris Bubic Kansas City Royals 45-81 6:05…

Monday Morning Roll Call: 7/29/19

DSL Royals1 (28-20) @ 9:30 AM Who’s Hot?Jean Ramirez an 18-year-old outfielder, is slashing .397/.423/.485, with 8 K’s to 6 walks (1 IBB) across 20 games (74 plate appearances) in the month of July. Ramirez has 10 stolen bases in July, though he has been caught 6 times. DSL Royals2 (22-26) @ 9:30 AM Who’s…

Four Starting Pitchers to Watch in 2019

The Royals don’t usually make a huge splash when they sign international free agents.  Just go back to July 2nd and look at the Baseball America Top 50 International Free Agent list and you won’t see the Royals mentioned but one time.  Even so, the Royals have had some success signing impact players.  Here is…

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…

2017 Royals Prospect Rankings: 25-21

This is the ninth 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 25-21 in our rankings. As we get into the top…

Notes on the Royals Rule 5 Draft eligible players

Come December 14th, teams will be looking to take some shots at players that have fallen through the cracks of other organization’s rosters, selecting players in the Rule 5 Draft. Slow development, lack of results, injury, or roster overload are just some of the reasons these players are left unprotected. These selections usually only go…

Updated Royals Prospect Rankings: 30-26

This is the first installment of the updated Royals Farm Report prospect rankings, covering #30 to #26. 30. OF Bubba Starling DOB: 8/3/1992 B/T: R/R Current Level: AAA ETA: 2017 Guys… It might finally be happening. This could be the year Bubba Starling finally reaches the major leagues. But it hasn’t always looked like this.…