MLB Debut: Nicky Lopez

Lopez has been tremendous in the minors for the Royals so far in his career. He plays solid defense, can make all the throws, has a little bit of pop in his bat, is a great contact hitter, can run a little, and walks more than he strikes out. The Royals called up Lopez on…

What does the future hold for Nicky Lopez?

The future looks bright for Nicky Lopez and 2019 could be a big year for the Royals prospect (#6 per Royals Farm Report ), but it will take a while for it to all play out.  Even though Nicky is essentially Major League ready there are a couple things that he must overcome, and they are things that he cannot control.  The first one being that…

I Cast My Vote for Nicky Lopez

That’s right.  On this voting day I cast my vote for Nicky Lopez at the utility infielder position for the 2019 Kansas City Royals.  The current infield looks like Cuthbert/Dozier at third, Mondesi, Merrifield, and O’Hearn/Dozier at first.  The outfield is crowded and Whit can go out there and play CF at times as well…

Royals Farm Report Mid-Season Top 100: 10-6

Hello and welcome. It feels like forever since we did our first ever Top 100 list this winter. We’ll be updating our lists throughout the year to include new prospects, but we’ll vote on a new top 100 twice a year. One mid-season, one in the offseason. In case you missed our last top 100 segment, here…

Updated Royals Farm Report Top 100 Royals Prospects

The time is here folks! The third edition of the Royals Farm Report Top 100 Royals Prospects is now in session. The list was an aggregate ranking from the opinions of four members of our writing staff, Patrick Brennan, Alex Duvall, Drew Osborne, and Drake Downing. It’s pretty simple. In the table below you will…

Daily Royals Minor League Recap, May 6, 2018: Nicky Lopes stays hot

(11-19) Omaha Storm Chasers 2, (15-15) New Orleans Baby Cakes 5 WP: Trevor Richards (1-0) LP: Heath Fillmyer (2-2) Adalberto Mondesi went 1 for 4 with a double for the @OMAStormChasers today. — Royals Farm Report (@RoyalsFarm) May 7, 2018 Jack Lopez went 1 for 3 with a double for the @OMAStormChasers today. — Royals…