Monthly Archives: June 2014

Royals bring back Ibanez, call up Colon

The KC Royals were in the news on Monday afternoon, as they signed veteran Raul Ibanez to a Major League deal. He last played with the Royals back in 2003, more than a decade ago (when the team did not … Continue reading

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Royals Weekly Awards: Week 13

The KC Royals went 3-3 last week and are 42-39 overall. They sit 3.5 games back (second place) in the American League Central. The Royals begin a nine-game road trip with six games coming against division foes (I will be … Continue reading

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Royals earn first walk off of season

The KC Royals earned their first walk off of the season, courtesy of some poor LA Angels defense. They won 5-4 in the bottom of the ninth. With the game tied at 4-4, one out, and a man on second … Continue reading

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O’Sullivan auditions for big league clubs

In the night game of the Philadelphia Phillies doubleheader on Saturday, former KC Royal Sean O’Sullivan was called up to make the spot start. Following the game, he was designated for assignment. Thus, Saturday night was an audition for the 29 … Continue reading

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Royals lose in rain delayed game

After an almost four hour rain delay after the 4th inning, the KC Royals lost to the visiting LA Angels, 6-2. Both starting pitchers threw four innings and neither walked a batter. The Angels Hector Santiago allowed four hits and … Continue reading

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Royals sign both Brandon CWS draft picks

The KC Royals announced today that they signed their top pick (17th overall) Brandon Finnegan. The TCU starter went 9-3 with a 2.04 ERA (24 ER in 105.2 IP) and 134 strikeouts in his final season. He helped the Horned Frogs … Continue reading

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Former Royal Hardy FINALLY debuts

Remember Blaine Hardy? I remember him by name, but never got the chance to see him pitch in person (he skipped High-A Wilmington). Hardy was drafted by the KC Royals in the 22nd round way back in 2008. He started … Continue reading

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