Monthly Archives: August 2015

Royals trade for veteran Gomes

Despite the off day, the KC Royals front office was still at work. They acquired veteran outfielder Jonny Gomes and cash from Atlanta for minor league infielder Luis Valenzuela. Valenzuela was with Lexington and was pulled in the 7th inning of … Continue reading

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Royals weekly recap & awards: Week 21

The KC Royals went 5-2 last week and increased their lead in the American League Central over Minnesota to 13 games. The Royals begin a nine-game homestand against divisional opponents on Tuesday night, beginning with last place Detroit. Triple-A Omaha … Continue reading

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Triggs continues to dominate for first place Bowie

Last night, I traveled up to Reading, PA to see a clash between the top two teams in the Eastern League: the Fightin Phils and the Bowie Baysox. The series may be a preview of the Eastern League Championship. Besides … Continue reading

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Blue Rocks Taylor finishing the season strong

While 2015 has been a struggle for Dominique Taylor with High-A Wilmington, he is heating up at the right time. He is hitting .302 in August with five doubles and four RBIs. Last Saturday (August 22nd), Taylor went 3-for-4, his third … Continue reading

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Royals win as Rays honor Zobrist

The KC Royals won the first game of their series in Tampa Bay, winning 3-2. The two teams did not score over the game’s final six innings. Paulo Orlando gave the Royals a short-lived 1-0 lead in the top of … Continue reading

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Garcia looks to lead Blue Rocks into the playoffs

The Wilmington Blue Rocks roster has changed so much in the second half and alot of that movement has led to some growing pains (they just won their 21st game last night). Though he came up in May, the promotion … Continue reading

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Royals win series over O’s, Fuenmayor & Dziedzic named TL Postseason All-Stars

The KC Royals held on to beat visiting Baltimore, 5-3 to win the four-game series. The Royals scored at least one run in four straight innings (4-7). Mike Moustakas continued his hot hitting against the O’s, as he went 3-for-5 … Continue reading

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