Royals DFA Miguel Almonte, claim Abraham Almonte

In a rather questionable move, the Royals have DFA’d RHP Miguel Almonte, removing him off the 40-man roster, opening a spot to claim former Indians reserve outfielder Abraham Almonte. The Royals have DFAd Miguel Almonte, claim Abraham Almonte. — Jeffrey Flanagan (@FlannyMLB) April 2, 2018 It had been reported right after that Miguel Almonte had…

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: 20-16

This is the tenth 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 20-15 in our rankings. As we get into the top…

Royals 10 Biggest Remaining Trade Chips

The Royals recently made a move to acquire three pitchers from the San Diego Padres. They made that trade without trading any of their top 30 prospects, any major piece on the big-league team, Raul Mondesi, or Jorge Soler. Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports reported that the Royals may still be looking for starting…

Updated Royals Prospect Rankings: 5-1

The is the sixth and final installment of our updated Royals prospect rankings. This will cover #5 to #1. 5. 3B/OF Hunter Dozier DOB: 08/22/1991 B/T: R/R Current Level: AAA ETA: 2017 For the most part it’s been a lost season for one of the Royals top prospects, Hunter Dozier. He’s struggled with both an…