Today the Royals announced the signing of 8 pre-arb players to one-year deals. Some have passed in front of my camera, and they are pictured below. Yordano Ventura: $535,675 Francisco Pena: $508,700 Christian Colon: $509,525 Terrance Gore: $508,000 Paulo Orlando: $507,500 Also signed, but not pictured: Rule 5 pick Jandel Gustave: $507,500 Orlando Calixte: $507,500 …
Category Archive: Quickies
Right around the time Mike Moustakas was demoted to Omaha – remember that? It was such a brief blip – I got added to the staff at Royals Review. My job there is to run down the Minors every week, looking for notable performances, or underperformances. Those recaps run at 9:00 every Monday morning. As …
If you follow me on Twitter, you might see me tweet a “Seratelli photo of the day” often. The team has been away, so it’s been a while, but today’s was an obvious choice – Seratelli drove in the winning run for Omaha in the 11th inning this afternoon. Here’s Johnny Giavotella greeting him on …
I won’t be here for his AAA debut on Thursday, but I did see Yordano Ventura in the Storm Chasers dugout this evening. Shortly after this, the rest of the Chasers players started trickling into the Omaha dugout, and wishing Ventura a happy birthday. It was very sweet. Here’s hoping Ventura’s start on Thursday is …
Yesterday was a sad day for Royals fans. I shared some memories of Fred White over at Ladies…. It feels a little bit like a loss within the family, doesn’t it?