Royals call up Ryan O’Hearn

Without a corresponding move announced, there was this Royals nugget announced in the middle in a flurry of other major baseball news. #Royals calling up prospect 1B Ryan O’Hearn, sources tell The Athletic. — Robert Murray (@ByRobertMurray) July 31, 2018 The first speculation that comes to mind is this either has to do with a…

Scouting Royals trade acquisition Brett Phillips

I’m trying my best to get these up as fast as possible, but 30 minutes have passed by now and I’m sure you’ve seen the news. Source confirms: Mike Moustakas to #Brewers, #Royals get OF Brett Phillips and RHP Jorge Lopez. First reported: @FlannyMLB. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 28, 2018 Travel back a couple…

Scouting Royals trade acquisition Jorge Lopez

When news started to get out that the Royals and Brewers were in fact in intense trade talks for Mike Moustakas, most of the talk on the Royals side had rightfully do with the possible main piece in outfielder Brett Phillips. For the most part, it sounded like there could be secondary pieces likely involved,…

Royals make another trade with the Nationals

The Royals have made their second trade with the Washington Nationals this trade deadline, flipping minor league reliever Jacob Condra-Bogan for major league outfielder Brian Goodwin. #Nats have traded Brian Goodwin to the #Royals for minor league pitcher Jacob Condra-Bogan. They've also recalled Sammy Solis from AAA, giving them a 7-man bullpen again. — Mark…

Royals ink first round pick Brady Singer

In a press conference on Tuesday afternoon, it was announced that the Royals first round selection Brady Singer will sign with the team. Singer’s deal is worth $4.25 million. For the 18th overall pick, the slot money is $3,349,300. Singer now joins his teammate Jackson Kowar, who signed the organization yesterday. Singer posted a 2.27…

Royals Draft Pick Signing Tracker

Pick Player Position School Scouting Report Link Slot Value Signed? Signed For 1.18 Brady Singer RHP Florida Link $3,349,300 1.33 Jackson Kowar RHP Florida Link $2,118,700 1.34 Daniel Lynch LHP Virginia Link $2,066,700 Yes $1,700,000 1.4 Kris Bubic LHP Stanford Link $1,786,300 2 Jonathan Bowlan RHP Memphis Link $1,168,300 Yes — 3 Kyle Isbel OF…

Royals Trade Jon Jay to Diamondbacks for Two Minor League Pitchers

According to MLBTradeRumors.com, the Royals have traded Jon Jay to the Arizona Diamondbacks for minor league pitchers Gabe Speier (LHP) and Elvis Luciano (RHP). Speier was a 19th round selection of the Red Sox in 2013. He’s a 23-year-old reliever currently pitching at AA. In 29.2 innings of work, he’s got a 3.03 ERA, 26…