Royals Tap Almonte for Thursday Start
May24

Royals Tap Almonte for Thursday Start

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com It was confirmed that Miguel Almonte will get the Thursday start against the New York Yankees opposite the struggling Tanaka.  Almonte has had an up and down career so far with the Royals, mainly bouncing around the levels of the farm system. Almonte managed to climb all the way to being a top 50 prospect in MLB prior to the 2014 season. After struggling the next 3 seasons over various stops including...

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#Royals Twitter Talks: Is it Raul Mondesi time again?
May22

#Royals Twitter Talks: Is it Raul Mondesi time again?

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com We here at Royals Blue like to tout ourselves as “for fans, by fans”. As opposed to regurgitating the same old information from the same old blowhards you hear everywhere else in the same old media, we like to take to our favorite social media platform to get the opinions and feedback directly from you. And so we asked … @RoyalsBlue_com Since his demotion, Mondesi has a .943 OPS, 3 HR, 8 SB in...

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Royals in Worse Case Scenario
May19

Royals in Worse Case Scenario

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com It is the question that has been in the back of our minds since the beginning of Spring Training, and covered by the local sports media circuit twice now. "What will the Royals do with their plethora of free agents this season?"  We were all certain if the Royals got off to a fast start, they would play for "One More Championship."  Or if they were double digit...

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Royals Fans Come Together to Discuss Esky Magic (or lack there of)
May16

Royals Fans Come Together to Discuss Esky Magic (or lack there of)

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com To those who believe in Esky Magic, they don’t care, because WIN. GAMES – and there is nothing more important than winning games. There is also nothing in Escobar’s offensive performance to signify that him hitting leadoff leads to the Royals actually winning. This is what makes Esky Magic so bizarre. As Ned Yost once said, they just win (except for when they don’t like 2016)....

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For Royals Fans, Esky Magic is Real
May16

For Royals Fans, Esky Magic is Real

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com Esky Magic. For over a week now, Royals fans have been divided by the phenomenon that is Esky Magic. Alcides Escobar has once again been thrust into his familiar role as leadoff man in a much-maligned Royals offense, only to see them miraculously come to life. His specific contribution to the cause? A .226/.226/.258 batting line. While yes, that is pathetic, it IS actually better than his season line of...

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#Royals Twitter Talks: 5-15-2017
May15

#Royals Twitter Talks: 5-15-2017

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com We here at Royals Blue like to tout ourselves as “for fans, by fans”. As opposed to regurgitating the same old information from the same old blowhards you hear everywhere else in the same old media, we like to take to our favorite social media platform to get the opinions and feedback directly from you. And so we asked @RoyalsBlue_com SI picks Salvy as the face of the franchise. What say you, #Royals...

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Royals Designate Colon For Assignment, call up Maness and Alburquerque
May10

Royals Designate Colon For Assignment, call up Maness and Alburquerque

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com The Royals have made a few notable moves this afternoon. They selected the contracts of pitchers Seth Maness and Al Alburquerque, and have designated Christian Colon and Peter O'Brien for assignment in order to make room on the 40 man roster. Royals reliever Jake Junis was also optioned back to AAA Omaha in order to create the second spot on the 25 man big league roster.  Junis was called up after...

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