As we all know, Kansas City has carried a dismal baseball franchise since 1985. But as spring training rolls around, we have to again acknowledge how well the Royals have done in the Latin American talent market.
Examining the 2013 Hall Of Fame ballot and Reggie Sanders’s career.
Mining Latin America for young talent just wasn’t a part of the plan. While the percentage of Latin players on major league rosters climbed to 27% last year, the Royals lagged behind.
The team has added four players to the major league roster, three of which made their Cardinal debuts on Thursday night.
Shaping the mound for the Royals.