Comparing Royals prospect lists

Baseball America, MLB Pipeline, and us here at RFR have all released some version of a midseason ranking for Royals prospects. I thought it would be a fun exercise to compare those lists and see where everybody was at with certain guys in the system. So here you go: Ranking RFR BA MLB 1 Gavin…

Alex’s Personal Top-50 List

Really quick, here are the links to the write-ups we have done for our rankings so far: Honorable Mentions 50-31 30-21 20-11 10-6 Our top-5 will be out tomorrow morning. For now, here is the top-50 list that I submitted for our aggregate: 1 Gavin Cross 2 Nick Loftin 3 Cayden Wallace 4 Drew Waters…

Josh’s Personal Top-50 List

Josh’s Top 50 Royals prospects: Gavin Cross, OF, 21, A Drew Waters, OF, 23, AAA Nick Loftin, UTIL, 23, AAA Maikel Garcia, SS, 22, AAA Ben Kudrna, RHP, 19, A Asa Lacy, LHP, 23, AA Jonathan Bowlan, RHP, 25, AAA Tyler Gentry, OF, 23, AA Alec Marsh, RHP, 24, AA Angel Zerpa, LHP, 22, MLB…

Looking ahead at our midseason top-50 list

The Kansas City Royals entered the 2022 season with a bona fide top-5 farm system in all of baseball. Headlined by Bobby Witt Jr., the system was loaded at the top with MJ Melendez, Vinnie Pasquantino, Nick Pratto, and the hope for a healthy Asa Lacy. As we enter the All-Star Break, eight of the…

Comparing Royals Prospect Lists

In the past I’ve put together a spreadsheet with everyone’s preseason lists but it seems like everyone wants to put stuff behind a paywall these days so I can’t just give you all of their paid content for free, unfortunately. What I will do though is link the articles for you to read because if…

RFR’s 2022 Preseason Royals Prospect Rankings: #1

Welcome back. Another year is upon us which means it’s time to break out another edition of the Royals Farm Report preseason prospect rankings. As always, these rankings are a cumulation of what is now seven different lists compiled by the guys on staff here. Jared Perkins, a new member of our staff, was able…

RFR’s 2022 Preseason Royals Prospect Rankings: #2

Welcome back. Another year is upon us which means it’s time to break out another edition of the Royals Farm Report preseason prospect rankings. As always, these rankings are a cumulation of what is now seven different lists compiled by the guys on staff here. Jared Perkins, a new member of our staff, was able…