The Royals' minor league system is loaded, and it generated unprecedented media attention throughout the offseason. With the wait for the 2011 season finally over, three Kansas City affiliates took the field on the minor league version of opening day. Unfortunately, all three clubs lost. Inside, RC recaps the day's action.
April 7, 2011
Harold Mozingo was drafted by the Royals in the sixth round of the 2006 draft after going 7-1 with a 2.45 ERA with VCU this spring. After some early struggles in Idaho Falls, Mozingo's been pitching very well of late, compiling a 2.76 ERA in his last three outings while striking out 13 and walking none. RC spoke with Mozingo after his last start on August 17.
August 22, 2006
On June 6, the Royals selected Virginia Commonwealth University's Harold Mozingo with their sixth round pick, a selection that may ultimately turn out to be a complete steal. RC saw Mozingo make his first start of the collegiate season back in February, and we've been following him ever since.
June 19, 2006