Scouting third round pick Mason Barnett

College World Series Elimination Game vs. Arkansas RHP Mason Barnett is an interesting guy.  He didn’t have the greatest college season pitching in the SEC but he does seem to throw four pitches for strikes.  In this game against Arkansas, he was the victim of some bad luck against a really good hitting team.   Barnett…

Kansas City Royals Draft Shows Signs of a Plan

Take a bow, Danny Ontiveros. You played this one beautifully. One of the persistent cries of Royals fans and commentators alike voices a desire to see a coherent plan for roster building by the Royals front office. As outsiders, it’s often difficult to know if the Royals have a good plan (unlikely given the team’s…

Thoughts on the Royals first two picks of the 2022 MLB Draft

Danny Ontiveros, take a bow. We have been begging the Royals to #DraftMoreHitters on Twitter this spring, specifically of the college variety, and the Royals went out and took two of the best college hitters available at the time of their respective selection. Gavin Cross, an athletic outfielder from Virginia Tech, was the Royals first…

2022 RFR MLB Draft Guide

The 2022 Royals Farm Report MLB Draft Guide is now LIVE. You can follow this link to buy your copy today. For just $3.49, you’ll get… State of the farm system Write-ups on our top-100 draft prospects A complete top-100 ranking Our ONLY 2022 mock draft MORE There are 117 pages of Royals-specific draft content…