The story of the Royals terrible, no good, very bad trade

*and this has nothing to do with Brandon Maurer If you have been following along with the moves involved in this year’s trading deadline, you probably saw this trade between the Milwaukee Brewers and Chicago White Sox that broke on Twitter this afternoon. Source: Brewers getting Joakim Soria. — Mark Feinsand (@Feinsand) July 26, 2018…

Malcom Culver signs with the Dodgers

Former Royals farmhand Malcom Culver has signed a minor league free agent deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers.  He was drafted as a pitcher by the Royals in the 8th round of the 2008 MLB Draft.  After signing with the Royals he switched to being an infielder playing both first base and third base from…

Prospect Watch: Scott Barlow

The Royals signed former Dodgers minor league RHP Scott Barlow to a split contract yesterday offering him a 40-man roster spot and a chance at earning $650,000.  The 6’3” Barlow pitched in the Dodgers organization last year splitting time between AA Tulsa and AAA Oklahoma City as a starting pitcher.  The Dodgers took him out…