Monthly Archives: March 2015

Royals spring training news & notes

I found out after a I returned home from Arizona, that the KC Royals released right-hander Johnny Walter (among others). I had seen Walter pitch in a minor league game on Wednesday afternoon, so it definitely shocked me. I thought … Continue reading

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Spring Training Diary: Final Day

It was a baseball filled final day in Arizona for me. It started with the big league game in Surprise between the KC Royals and the Chicago Cubs. It was a HOT one, like recording breaking heat for this time … Continue reading

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Spring Training Diary: Days 6 & 7

Sorry for the delay in posts, but I got back to the hotel late on Friday night. But not because of baseball. I went to the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix for an event called “Agave on the Rocks”. There … Continue reading

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Spring Training Diary: Day 5

Thursday was another hot day in Arizona, though if you could find a spot in the shade to watch a baseball game, it was a good ten degrees cooler. I spent the afternoon on the backfields of Surprise, watching the … Continue reading

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Spring Training Diary: Day 4

Wednesday was another long day of baseball, starting on the backfields in Surprise. I arrived early to check out the minor leaguers take batting practice before their games. There were three games in the afternoon on the backfields: Texas brought … Continue reading

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Spring Training Diary: Day 3

Sorry for the late entry, but I got back to the hotel late last night after spending the entire day and night in Goodyear. I started out heading to Goodyear in the early afternoon to check out their Double-A and … Continue reading

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Spring Training Diary: Day 2

I spent my second full day in Arizona at the Cactus League game between Cleveland and Oakland in Goodyear. There wasn’t a big crowd, but the A’s fans got loud in the ninth when they were trying to make a … Continue reading

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