MLB Pipeline Unveils Updated Royals Top 30 Prospects

Photo Credit: John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star MLB Pipeline released their updated top 100 prospects on Tuesday night, and with that comes a new top 30 prospect list for each organization. 2017 first rounder Nick Pratto headlines the Royals top 30. The Huntington Beach, CA native is praised by MLB Pipeline for being a “lefty-swinging,…

BREAKING NEWS: Royals acquire Trevor Cahill, Ryan Buchter, and Brandon Maurer from the Padres

Huge news in the baseball world. https://twitter.com/jeffpassan/status/889611728098652165 That additional prospect is Esteury Ruiz. https://twitter.com/royalsfarm/status/889613576675221504 The Royals get one starter and two relievers in return Trevor Cahill: 11 G, 61 IP, 3.69 ERA, 3.40 FIP, 10.6 K/9, 3.5 BB/9 Ryan Buchter: 42 G, 38.1 IP, 3.05 ERA, 4.56 FIP, 11.0 K/9, 4.0 BB/9 Brandon Maurer: 42…

Scouting Royals callup Luke Farrell

Luke Farrell will make his first big league start on Saturday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium. The double header on Saturday allows for teams to add a 26th man to their roster for the day, and the Royals have selected the 26-year old righty Farrell. Son of Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, Luke is a…

Group of Royals Prospects Headed to AA

The Kansas City Royals have promoted 4 prospects from High-A Wilmington to the AA Northwest Arkansas Naturals. Nicky Lopez, SS; Yunior Marte, RHP; Anderson Miller, LF; and Richard Lovelady (seen above), LHP; will all head to AA Northwest Arkansas in a move that will see 4 exciting prospects get a chance to show off their…

Previewing the AZL Royals

Starting today, many young players will start/continue a long road to the major leagues. This includes many Royals draftees and signees embarking on their road to Kauffman Stadium.  The AZL Royals get things started up tonight at 9:00 CT, as games for the Arizona League are starting up. We’ll take you through the roster. A…